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.
With the MGT Act poised to become law, it's a matter of when -- not if -- federal agencies will modernize legacy software and infrastructure.
The next frontier for Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation.
Steve Kelman applauds a new resource for agencies looking to put agile into action.
How applying automation technology can speed agencies' modernization of outdated systems.
Steve Kelman suggests the upcoming HHS contest could mark a new maturity for challenges as a procurement tool.
The top three technologies for compliance with the cybersecurity executive order.
To truly transform federal IT, agencies will need more than just reallocated resources.
Steve Kelman goes deep with Jose Arrieta about GSA's work to bring distributed ledger technology into the acquisition process.
With the proper technologies in place, agencies can do better assessments and begin to truly address their existing gaps.
How a 1997 military exercise sparked the eventual creation of a unified combatant command for cyber.
Two longtime federal IT leaders discuss the pros and cons of elevating agency CIOs in the executive branch power structure.
Why it's important to keep iterating on the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act to meet today's cybersecurity challenges.
To truly work together, government and industry should do a lot more talking.
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Students drawn to digital government are bringing desperately needed skills (and enthusiasm) to agencies that are willing to engage, Steve Kelman writes.
IT security and HR shops must align their policies and activities to tackle the threat of data exfiltration.
Modern use of BPR can create cost savings by focusing on problem definition and clarity of roles and responsibilities vs. people's individual performance -- not by targeting budget or staff cuts.
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