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February 1 2012

The Watch List: Top Technologies and Trends to Watch in 2012

FCW will canvas the federal technology sector to identify the twenty-five technologies and initiatives that will take root in 2012. Coverage areas include acquisition policy, technology, defense, management and Gov 2.0. Stories will include actionable tips for successfully capitalizing on new opportunities and meeting new mandates.

Writers:

Defense - Amber Corrin, acorrin AT 1105govinfo DOT com

Acquisition - Matthew Weigelt, mweigelt AT 1105govinfo DOT com

Management/Policy - Camille Tuutti, ctuutti AT 1105govinfo DOT com

Gov 2.0 - Alice Lipowicz, alipowicz AT 1105govinfo DOT com

Technology - John Zyskowski, jzyskowski AT 1105govinfo DOT com


The Business of Technology: WAN Optimization

Cloud computing will not be a viable option for agencies without a reliable and robust wide area network infrastructure to support it. This story will examine the best options and tradeoffs when building this cloud-capable platform.

Writer: John Moore, jmwriter AT verizon DOT net

Posted on Nov 17, 2011 at 12:20 PM


FCW in Print

In the latest issue: Looking back on three decades of big stories in federal IT.

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  • FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1986, FCW has covered it all -- the major contracts, the disruptive technologies, the picayune scandals and the many, many people who make federal IT function. Here's a look back at six of the most significant stories.

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    A 'minibus' appropriations package could be in the cards

    A short-term funding bill is expected by Sept. 30 to keep the federal government operating through early December, but after that the options get more complicated.

  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco

    DOD launches new tech hub in Austin

    The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx.

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    Merged IT modernization bill punts on funding

    A House panel approved a new IT modernization bill that appears poised to pass, but key funding questions are left for appropriators.

  • General Frost

    Army wants cyber capability everywhere

    The Army's cyber director said cyber, electronic warfare and information operations must be integrated into warfighters' doctrine and training.

  • Rising Star 2013

    Meet the 2016 Rising Stars

    FCW honors 30 early-career leaders in federal IT.

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