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The government must invest in making agencies' senior IT program managers real agile leaders.
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Agencies often find themselves facing conflicting goals, but a combination of innovation, technological advancement and management techniques can break the deadlock.
Crafting a compelling Federal 100 Award nomination is tricky, especially for industry nominees. Past winner and Fed 100 judge Venkatapathi "PV" Puvvada explains what it takes.
In 1993, the government began shifting its focus to performance, but the question remains: Has the procurement system improved?
Civilian agencies should take a lesson from the Defense Department -- and all of government should look to smaller, emerging tech companies as well as traditional contractors.
Steve Kelman talks with the CEO of a public benefit corporation focused on federal work.
A coming 72-hour breach disclosure mandate from the Department of Defense could inadvertently provide a new attack vector for hackers to harass defense contractors.
A former Obama administration cybersecurity official wants a single agency to take the lead on generating and enforcing security standards for technology products.
Former federal CIO Tony Scott explains why agencies must kick their addiction to custom code.
Alan Balutis and Don Upson debate the wisdom of a cabinet-level IT shop -- and a thorough reorganization of about a dozen other agencies.
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Steve Kelman reports that Coding it Forward is turning temporary college-break postings into longer-term public service commitments.
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