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FCW : September 15, 2016
17 July 1994: Hackers storm DOD networks 18 February 1996: Clinger-Cohen and the end of the Brooks Act 20 May 2000: The opening up of GPS 21 November 2002: The creation of DHS 22 March 2013: CIA commits to the cloud DEPARTMENTS 12 COMMENTARY Seeding innovation for the next administration BY DAN CHENOK AND HAYNES COONEY 29 EXEC TECH The perils and promise of software-defined data centers BY WILLIAM FREEDMAN 31 THE LECTERN Challenge.gov takes wing BY STEVE KELMAN 3 3 FCW INDEX 3 4 BACK STORY Lesser-known moments in 30 years of federal IT Contents TRENDING 3 SECURITY Should feds be concerned about the NSA hack? FCW CALENDAR Where you need to be next 7 DIGITAL GOV SSA rolls back the two- factor mandate, and an FCW Insider news roundup 10 POLICY GSA assists agencies with data center consolidation. Plus, is Will Hurd in trouble? 4 September 15, 2016 FCW.COM SPECIAL REPORT FROM WASHINGTON TECHNOLOGY The 2016 Fast 50: Small-business movers and shakers This year’s Fast 50 companies run the gamut of federal categories, customers and offerings. But they all have a commitment to innovation and an eye on growth. Page 26 RETROSPECTIVE 14FCWat30 We explore three decades of covering federal IT’s most important stories BY PAUL McCLOSKEY 15 June 1988: IRS promises nationwide electronic filing 0915fcw_004.indd 4 8/24/16 12:42 PM
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