IPv6 compatibility milestone approaches

IPv6 compatibility milestone approaches

On June 30, U.S. federal government officials expect to declare an early victory on the IPv6 front. But they admit...

June 26th, 2008 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Slow gains being made in cyber security, say Feds

Slow gains being made in cyber security, say Feds

Washington politicians are frequently denounced for moving too slowly to respond to emerging problems, and while the adage has proven...

April 10th, 2008 Matt Hines

Government R and D tax credits not adequate, say Canadian IT groups

Government R and D tax credits not adequate, say Canadian IT groups

In its federal budget for the 2008-09 fiscal year announced this week, the Canadian government is offering more tax credits...

February 29th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

Tech industry alliance to feds: Give us more

Tech industry alliance to feds: Give us more

In its budget for the 2008-09 fiscal year announced late Tuesday, the federal government is offering more tax credits to...

February 27th, 2008 Greg Meckbach

More federal workers telecommuting

More federal workers telecommuting

Despite numerous incentives and legislative edicts lobbed at U.S. agencies over the years, boosting the ranks of federal employees who...

January 28th, 2008 Ann Bednarz

Federal CIO urges social networking code of conduct

Federal CIO urges social networking code of conduct

The use of Web 2.0 tools in the federal government is expected to increase but most implementations will be internal...

January 9th, 2008 Rosie Lombardi

Think a ‘Net shut down couldn’t happen here? Think again

Think a ‘Net shut down couldn’t happen here? Think again

A few weeks back, I pointed out that it's a bad idea to have the feds run the 'Net, using...

November 18th, 2007 Johna Till Johnson

Federal

Federal

Even the government shudders when someone says they’re from the government and they’re here to help.Case in point: A hacker’s...

October 23rd, 2007 Paul McNamara

Australia spends millions each year powering computers

Australia spends millions each year powering computers

Australian enterprises are the largest consumers of electricity used for computing but still lag behind when it comes to environmental...

September 18th, 2007 Sandra Rossi