Content management systems have grown more powerful and easier to use, but there are still some important factors for government users to consider.
The government has been trying for years to balance privacy, convenience and security for agencies' online customers. Can the latest efforts finally get traction?
Proponents say SDDC could revolutionize the data center, but real-world proof of its effectiveness is hard to find.
The benefits can be dramatic, but picking a solution is more complicated than just comparing features.
Bring-your-own device policies were envisioned as a way to save money during a time of budget cuts, but policies are pivoting as government gets increasingly security conscious.
If containers continue to advance into federal enterprise IT, they could spell the end of monolithic legacy applications.
From storage to security, the risks are significant — but ignoring the IoT is not an option.
Identity management is central to efforts to make a wide range of IT activities secure, but streamlining the process is essential.
The broker definition continues to evolve as new roles emerge and cloud deployments become more complex.
The key to the ongoing success of the Army's IT contracting vehicle is incorporating cloud and cybersecurity solutions into the next iteration.
Two vast risk management programs are gradually converging. How smoothly and quickly they can do so remains an open question.
Platform as a service offers obvious upsides, but agencies are still working through specific needs and uses.
Functionality and security don't have to be mutually exclusive, but agencies find the tension is still significant.
As costs have come down and capacity has soared, the benefits extend to both budgets and performance.
Obama administration officials are confident a solid foundation and a new team will support open-government plans even after the departure of two key leaders.
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Agencies can increase access to commercial innovation and reduce program risk by ensuring that their modernization strategies encourage a broad spectrum of companies to compete.
In three short years, Steve Kelman notes, the Coding it Forward fellowship program has become part of the fabric of federal IT.
Right now responsibility for IT acquisition and cybersecurity policy sprawls over multiple federal departments, with no single accountable leader at the top. Is that a good idea?
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