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April 15 2012

Secure-by-Design: Federal Government Technologies/Solutions

Many believe the main shortcomings of current cybersecurity solutions are a result of always playing catch-up, trying to protect systems not designed from the get-go with security in mind. This story will look at two game-changing ideas for cyberscurity, one a new technical approach for more inherently secure systems called moving target defense, the other a fresh policy and management approach that treats cybersecurity more systemically, similar to public health.

Writer: Brian Robinson, hullite AT gmail DOT com


Information Management

Find out why organizational network analysis can help government managers better understand how information flows and work gets done at their agencies. Such insight can help managers improve team performance and information sharing, enable change and identify key employees and stakeholders.

Writer: John Zyskowski, jzyskowski AT 1105govinfo DOT com

Posted on Feb 02, 2012 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 1996, 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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