On Thursday, the Defense Department said that in order to blend in, special-operation forces often don the insignia of forces they accompany. On Friday, after Turkey complained, a spokesman called the action “unauthorized and inappropriate.”
Our guide reports on how agencies can use technology to help them survive the budget crunch. The guide offers a look at the trends in hardware, software, operating systems, networks, the Internet, communications, and systems integration and outsourcing. Also, information resource managers at eight agencies discuss the effects of the government shutdowns and acquisition reform.