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July 15 2012

Inside DOD: Cyberwarfare
With new rules of engagement for the cyber domain expected soon, this story will explore how a changing threat landscape make revised operating principles more important than ever. It will also explain the purpose and value of having rules of engagement for deterrence and response coordination, and look at some of the challenges in making the rules effective.  
Writer: Amber Corrin, acorrin AT 1105govinfo DOT com

Smartphones
The smartphone is fast becoming the preferred device for communications and other basic personal productivity tasks. But securing and managing smartphones can be a challenge, especially if an agency wants to support a bring your own device policy to maximize employee choice and productivity. This story will help readers understand the different approaches to mobile device management and decide how to pick the best solution for their smartphone support strategies.
Writer: Alan Joch, ajoch AT worldpath DOT net

Posted on May 16, 2012 at 12:20 PM


FCW in Print

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

Featured

  • Anne Rung -- Commerce Department Photo

    Exit interview with Anne Rung

    The government's departing top acquisition official said she leaves behind a solid foundation on which to build more effective and efficient federal IT.

  • Charles Phalen

    Administration appoints first head of NBIB

    The National Background Investigations Bureau announced the appointment of its first director as the agency prepares to take over processing government background checks.

  • Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.)

    Senator: Rigid hiring process pushes millennials from federal work

    Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) said agencies are missing out on younger workers because of the government's rigidity, particularly its protracted hiring process.

  • FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1987, 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.

  • Shutterstock image.

    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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