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FEATURE


NASA employees continue HSPD-12 fight
The agency’s managers, scientists and engineers clash over workforce issues.



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THE WEEK

Buzz of the Week: A community in action






Policy News


Networx key to security initiative


House passes e-records bill


Report: States should prioritize e-records



Acquisition News


Senate: DHS must sort workforce mix


Interior misstates small-biz goals


EPA adjusts sign-off policies


From the pages of GCN


Macs in the workplace?



From the pages of Washington Technology

Unisys files protest over TSA down-select


DHS needs information security support




FCW FORUM


Editorial: A call to service


Kelman: Knowledge management 2.0






chartACQUISITION


What acquisition employees want
Caring and feeding for midcareer acquisition staffers keep them from leaving for other agencies.

Read the fiscal 2007 Acquisition Workforce Report.

The state of the acquisition workforce

POLICY

Panel flags DHS transition fears
Staffing, stability key to smooth change in administrations, study finds.


chartTECHNOLOGY

Telework’s weak link
Telework programs can provide plenty of perks, but they can also be a breeding ground for security risks.

Another out-of-the-office option

Some telework security guidelines



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POINTERS: RECOMMENDED READING

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Featured

  • Congress
    Rep. Jim Langevin (D-R.I.) at the Hack the Capitol conference Sept. 20, 2018

    Jim Langevin's view from the Hill

    As chairman of of the Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committe and a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, Rhode Island Democrat Jim Langevin is one of the most influential voices on cybersecurity in Congress.

  • Comment
    Pilot Class. The author and Barbie Flowers are first row third and second from right, respectively.

    How VA is disrupting tech delivery

    A former Digital Service specialist at the Department of Veterans Affairs explains efforts to transition government from a legacy "project" approach to a more user-centered "product" method.

  • Cloud
    cloud migration

    DHS cloud push comes with complications

    A pressing data center closure schedule and an ensuing scramble to move applications means that some Homeland Security components might need more than one hop to get to the cloud.

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