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FCW's 2006 Federal List
Lists parse the numbers in every possible way, but the Federal List issue seeks to look behind the numbers

10 organizations worth watching
FCW's 2006 Federal List looks at organizations that are influential in the government IT market

Top 74 systems integrators (chart)
Expect few surprises on the list of the top 74 federal systems integrators based on fiscal 2005 sales

Top 140 Schedule 70 contracts (chart)
Northrop Grumman leads this year’s list of top Schedule 70 contractors with reported sales of $3.2 billion in fiscal 2005

Vendors feel market squeeze
Contractors navigate hiring challenges, budgetary and political uncertainty

Small-business makeover
Advocates would like to see loopholes plugged and definitions expanded



NEWS

Small businesses complain: This project's too big
GSA plans to offer an 8(a) set-aside for a major infrastructure consolidation project

DOD decides to close Office of Force Transformation

SARA panel looks at ethics

What happened while you were away

Circuit

Intercepts



COMMENT

Editorial: Focusing on results
Small and midsize businesses are essential to the IT industry, often driving innovation

Welles: Making lists

Lisagor: The risky business blues

Kelman: Good government is priceless

Amey: Enough with the ‘one bad apple’ defense



MANAGEMENT

5 certifications for aspiring CIOs
Leaders list credentials that can help IT professionals move up the ladder

6 groups that can make a difference

3 performance management tips

4 ways to measure success in the public sector


TECHNOLOGY

5 star technologies that feds should know about and deploy
These new information technologies will change the way government works

4 technology groups worth joining

3 Web sites and a blog worth checking out


BUSINESS

4 hot spots in federal procurement
Look for innovations to help fix several procurement problems

7 business groups to consider joining


POLICY

5 ethical missteps and how to avoid them
Experts point out how maintaining proper federal/industry relationships can be a minefield

5 reasons why 'groupthink' is good

4 ways to look beyond classified data to combat terrorists

2 health IT bills could stall in legislative jam



FlipSide

By the numbers: Small businesses


The Fed 100

Save the date for 28th annual Federal 100 Awards Gala.

Featured

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    How Einstein changes the way government does business

    The Department of Commerce is revising its confidentiality agreement for statistical data survey respondents to reflect the fact that the Department of Homeland Security could see some of that data if it is captured by the Einstein system.

  • Defense Secretary Jim Mattis. Army photo by Monica King. Jan. 26, 2017.

    Mattis mulls consolidation in IT, cyber

    In a Feb. 17 memo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told senior leadership to establish teams to look for duplication across the armed services in business operations, including in IT and cybersecurity.

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    DHS vague on rules for election aid, say states

    State election officials had more questions than answers after a Department of Homeland Security presentation on the designation of election systems as critical U.S. infrastructure.

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    How the hiring freeze targets millennials

    The government desperately needs younger talent to replace an aging workforce, and experts say that a freeze on hiring doesn't help.

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    VA moves ahead with homegrown scheduling IT

    The Department of Veterans Affairs will test an internally developed scheduling module at primary care sites nationwide to see if it's ready to service the entire agency.

  • Shutterstock images (honglouwawa & 0beron): Bitcoin image overlay replaced with a dollar sign on a hardware circuit.

    MGT Act poised for a comeback

    After missing in the last Congress, drafters of a bill to encourage cloud adoption are looking for a new plan.

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