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Security initiatives start to convergeMany in the federal IT community see greater emphasis on operational assurance
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Editorial: Time for a fresh startFew people think the government's General Schedule pay system works well
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Executive decision ends impasseAgreement reached on union election will let GAO get back to business
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Have contracting skills, will travelHouse lawmakers want to send 600 GSA contracting employees to DOD
Feds promise states $1 billion
OMB intends to measure to the endPresident’s lame-duck status will not prevent officials from keeping score on agencies
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Steve Kelman contends that a recent report on agencies' prize challenges tells only half the success story.
OMB's Data Center Optimization Initiative gives agencies new metrics and goals for fiscal 2018.
NSA and the CIA have revamped themselves in the past year. FCW asked officials how well Fort Meade and Langley are collaborating in cyberspace in pursuit of their separate missions.
The latest version of the Defense Department-wide Enterprise Service Management Framework places more emphasis on managing IT risk.
Despite GSA’s efforts to accelerate the FedRAMP approval process, the lack of agency reciprocity puts the program’s central goals at risk.
Got some early-career colleagues who are doing great things in federal IT? Nominate them for FCW's 2016 Rising Star awards.
The agency software inventories required under the draft category management policy will be treasure maps that lead to efficient, effective, streamlined buying and unprecedented savings.
As experts warned of the "dire" threats posed by outdated federal technology, lawmakers grilled top feds, debated workforce issues and inched closer to backing a $3.1 billion fix-it fund.
The agency is making strides in developing and deploying border technologies but still has some weaknesses.
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