CIOs are transitioning from a tactical, infrastructure focus to a more agile, application-centric mindset.
An Indiana congressman has roiled tempers with a bill introduced before the fall recess that would make all new federal hires at-will employees. (Login required)
Planning for modernizing systems can be tricky because adopting technologies requires more than just tech savvy, according to a new ACT-IAC modernization guide.
A new Merit Systems Protection Board report indicates some federal employees think there is room for improvement in how well their agencies support merit system principles. (Login required)
U.S. CIO Tony Scott said a proposed IT modernization fund, still before Congress, is changing the way agencies think about upgrading legacy technology.
Four programmability challenges for federal IT— and how to tackle each of them.
Rather than being hampered by their size, large IT contractors are uniquely positioned to support the government's efforts to innovate.
The Pentagon's joint IT service is borrowing cultural elements often associated with social media companies to advance its IT modernization push, but not without resistance.
A key Senate committee wants to hear from vendors about how well agencies are following IT procurement rules.
Steve Kelman applauds a new report, and its potential for pushing smart management under the next president.
Secretary of State John Kerry called on the technology industry for help with staffing and ideas for the agency's Global Engagement Center.
U.S. Chief Information Security Officer Greg Touhill said he doesn't plan on going anywhere come January and is moving to improve federal cybersecurity awareness and coordination.