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Section 508: Reconstruction in progress
Web technologies outpace accessibility law and require a major rewrite of 508 standards


Universal DOD portal faces setback
Air Force declares it won’t join Defense Knowledge Online until at least 2009

Evans: HSPD-12 program is not an unfunded mandate

GSA defends deal with Treasury




Editorial: The devil's details
The SARA panel's report is a good starting point for the debate about the road map to a next-generation procurement system

Kelman: A missed opportunity

Welles: Look ahead: 2007

Lisagor: My crystal ball gets serious


Public/private teams are a challenge for CIOs
Latest IT workforce configurations require
extra management attention and oversight


5 reasons thin clients deserve a fresh look
Cost savings, security and technology
advances make approach more viable

Workforce planning without the guesswork


DOD learns transport logistics the Toyota way
Transcom imports Japanese automaker’s practices to manage its supply chain

Too successful for their own good


DOD says no to massive IT acquisitions
Large systems integrators will have a role,
but it won’t be to run proprietary systems

TWIC card, management costs rise as program gears up

Policy-makers weigh alternatives to GPS


FCW history book: CD-ROMs circa 1987


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FCW in Print

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


  • 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.

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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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