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FCW : February 2016
DEPARTMENTS 11 COMMENTARY The hidden cybersecurity risk for contractors BY BRIAN D. MILLER Passwords should be a thing of the past BY DEBORAH GOLDEN 2 6 THE LECTERN Improving post-award contract management BY STEVE KELMAN 3 0 BOOKSHELF Changing how we think about artificial intelligence BY TROY K. SCHNEIDER 3 2 BACK STORY Homing in on drone defense 3 4 FCW INDEX Contents TRENDING 3 WORKFORCE White House announces new agency to handle federal background checks FCW CALENDAR Where you need to be next 8 PROCUREMENT Salesforce BPA is hailed as an acquisition model, and a U.S. official says Russian cyberwar is getting more sophisticated 9 CONGRESS Senate decries slow progress on biometric exit tracking 10 MANAGEMENT VA’s 2016 priorities include IT improvements 13 TRANSITION 2016 You can never start a transition too early The wheels are in motion for the next handoff of presidential power in January 2017, and outside partnerships are forming a key part of the “let’s not mess this up” coalition BY ZACH NOBLE 16 INTELLIGENCE NSA’s Information Assurance Directorate at a crossroads Although often overshadowed by the far bigger Signals Intelligence Directorate, IAD’s mission of protecting sensitive information on government networks is more important than ever BY SEAN LYNGAAS 22 CENSUS Delivering in 2020 The success of Census’ once-a -decade main event will depend on the planning and execution taking place this year BY ZACH NOBLE 4 February 2016 FCW.COM 13 0216fcw_004.indd 4 1/28/16 12:30 PM
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