• People
    Anne Rung -- Commerce Department Photo

    Exit interview with Anne Rung

    The government's departing top acquisition official said she leaves behind a solid foundation on which to build more effective and efficient federal IT. 09/30/2016

  • Milestones
    FCW @ 30 GPS

    FCW @ 30

    Since 1987, FCW has covered it all -- the major contracts, the disruptive technologies, the picayune scandals and the many, many people who make federal IT function. Here's a look back at six of the most significant stories. 09/26/2016

  • Workforce
    Senior Executive Association head Bill Valdez

    SEA names new president

    The Senior Executive Association tapped seasoned former federal executive to lead the organization. 09/20/2016

  • Service to America logo.

    'Sammies' to honor tech achievers

    Two winners of the 2016 Samuel J. Heyman awards for public service will be honored for achievements in tech. 09/20/2016

  • Workforce
    diagram of work team

    Slight uptick in feds' morale, survey says

    The latest Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey shows only marginal gains in job satisfaction among feds. 09/20/2016

  • First Person
    David Bray

    'We need safe spaces to do things differently'

    FCC CIO David Bray discusses change agents, government's existential question and the aspirations for this year's Executive Leadership Conference 09/19/2016

  • Elizabeth Field, nominee to lead the OIG at OPM

    Obama nominates new OPM IG

    A State Department watchdog has been selected to lead internal oversight at the Office of Personnel Management. 09/19/2016

  • Anne Rung -- Commerce Department Photo

    OFPP's Rung is leaving government

    A major force for category management and innovative acquisition, Rung is reportedly going to work for Amazon. 09/16/2016

  • Defense
    Defense Secretary Ash Carter speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco

    DOD launches new tech hub in Austin

    The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx. 09/15/2016

  • Intelligence
    CIA Director John Brennan speaking at CSIS Sept. 9 2016

    Brennan: Government 'cannot just hope' private sector will protect digital domain

    CIA Director John Brennan warned of the need to improve government defense of the digital domain before a catastrophic event. 09/14/2016

  • Critical Read
    Shutterstock imag (by Benjamin Haas): cyber coded team.

    5 steps to more effective CTOs

    New report examines roles and reporting structures for federal chief technology officers. 09/13/2016

  • Cybersecurity
    Gregory Touhill

    DHS' Touhill tapped as top federal cybersecurity officer

    Greg Touhill, a retired Air Force general and a leading cybersecurity executive at DHS, has been named the first U.S. CISO. Grant Schneider will serve as acting deputy CISO. 09/08/2016

  • Exit Sign

    Dawn Leaf retires as Labor CIO

    Longtime cloud advocate and Fed 100 honoree Dawn Leaf is retiring from federal service. 09/07/2016

  • People
    Rising Star 2013

    Meet the 2016 Rising Stars

    FCW honors 30 early-career leaders in federal IT. 09/06/2016

  • Policy
    Image Credit/Trump: Ronald Kirk / Shutterstock.com; Image Credit/Clinton: Evan El-Amin / Shutterstock.com

    Where do Clinton and Trump stand on tech?

    A new report from ITIF shows that Hillary Clinton has articulated more detailed policy positions on cybersecurity and innovation than has Republican rival Donald Trump. 09/06/2016

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