In this year's Federal 100 issue, we highlight some of the secrets of success in the government information technology community
One small step for IT
This year's Federal 100 Awards honor people in the government information technology community who deal with day-to-day issues to prepare for the challenges the country might face
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2007 Federal 100, Eagle Award judges
of the Week: FOSE: The wisdom of masses
OMB: Vista is an opportunity to set desktop standards
Policies at the Air Force, Army serve as a governmentwide model
ODNI, DOD agree on security certification processes
DOD looks at cyberoffense
Editorial: Show ’em the money
DHS' decision to give the CIO spending authority across the agency is an important step -- for the agency and for CIOs
Davis: First do no harm
Welles: MCAT is not a test
Creators of PART predict a lasting legacy
Program assessment tool might not survive, but the culture it created most likely will
OPM cites progress with strategy to add flexibility to federal hiring
Critics say contracting bill could do harm
By making it harder to attract new employees,
Waxman’s proposal is flawed, opponents say
DOD seeks greater software assurance
Globalization of software development raises concerns among national security officials
Congress passes 9/11 bills
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Looking for success stories and exceptional change in federal IT? Meet the women and men who are making it happen.
In a new survey, federal leaders say they're making digital progress, but most also say they're merely updating old systems, not reinventing processes for the Digital Age.
The U.S. Customs and Immigration Services created new deputy CIO slot to help balance everyday IT operations and burgeoning DevOps, agile and cloud activities.
NIST is looking to increase trust in the technical underpinnings of encryption, by strengthening cryptographic random bit generators.
Steve Kelman applauds ASI Government for sharing valuable knowledge -- and notes that there are still plenty of other questions to answer.
In an op-ed for Business Insider, the GOP presidential candidate called for "the federal government must put its own house in order, prioritizing to reflect the urgency and importance of protecting key databases and communications."
"Convenience and accessibility has been prioritized over critical security practices," at OPM, according to a Dec. 23 alert distributed to cleared contractors by the Defense Security Service on behalf of DHS and the FBI.
The federal IT community truly is just that. Steve Kelman, Bill Arzt and Chris Dorobek remind us how much that can matter.
The former Federal Trade Commission chief technologist and Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist will be advising federal CTO Megan Smith.
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