GOVERNMENT EXECUTIVE MAGAZINE
Government Executive : Vol. 44 No. 2 (2/1/12)       Magazine Cover

Government Executive : Vol. 44 No. 2 (2/1/12)

Digital Magazine VIEW NOW

ISSUE:
Feb 01, 2012 – Vol. 44, No. 2

BRIEFING
  • Wired for Retirement

    By Amanda PalleschiarrowThomas Trabucco, a driving force behind the Thrift Savings Plan, finally gets to rest on his laurels.
  • State’s New Power Source

    By Charles S. ClarkarrowFledgling diplomatic bureau plays energy and economic development role on the international stage.
  • Around Government

    By Caitlin Fairchild and Rebecca CarrollarrowLessons from Lioness, valentine vets and why we need government.
FEATURES
  • Going on a Cash Diet

    By Kellie LunneyarrowThe government's spending problem means smaller portions for agencies and managers for the foreseeable future.
  • Hacked Off

    By Aliya SternsteinarrowNetwork intruders with an ax to grind are making it hard for public officials to protect their personal data.
EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK
NEXTGOV
  • Data Dreams

    By Joseph MarksarrowData.gov helps app developers tap government information, but that isnt really the problem.
  • Tech Roundup

    By Aliya Sternstein, Bob Brewin and Joseph MarksarrowRamping up security, more shared services and Chinese computer parts
ADVICE AND COMMENT
  • Diary of a Preservationist

    By Andrew Lapin, Thinking AheadarrowThe National Archives is winning the digital race as Pamela Wright gathers citizen historians online.
  • Vision of Small

    By Timothy B. Clark, PerspectivesarrowEvaluating the libertarian view of government’s role.
  • An 'A for Austerity

    By Jeffrey Neal, AnalysisarrowDriven leaders can make government work better, even when budgets are tight.
  • Imperfect Harmony

    By Shane Harris, Intelligence FilearrowWhen it comes to information sharing, maybe this is as good as it gets.
  • The Job Creator

    By Elizabeth Newell Jochum, Management Matters - Advice And CommentarrowBesides small business, managers also are vital to economic growth.
BACK ISSUES

Older issues

Thank you for subscribing to newsletters from GovExec.com.
We think these reports might interest you:

  • Sponsored by G Suite

    Cross-Agency Teamwork, Anytime and Anywhere

    Dan McCrae, director of IT service delivery division, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

    Download
  • Data-Centric Security vs. Database-Level Security

    Database-level encryption had its origins in the 1990s and early 2000s in response to very basic risks which largely revolved around the theft of servers, backup tapes and other physical-layer assets. As noted in Verizon’s 2014, Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR)1, threats today are far more advanced and dangerous.

    Download
  • Federal IT Applications: Assessing Government's Core Drivers

    In order to better understand the current state of external and internal-facing agency workplace applications, Government Business Council (GBC) and Riverbed undertook an in-depth research study of federal employees. Overall, survey findings indicate that federal IT applications still face a gamut of challenges with regard to quality, reliability, and performance management.

    Download
  • PIV- I And Multifactor Authentication: The Best Defense for Federal Government Contractors

    This white paper explores NIST SP 800-171 and why compliance is critical to federal government contractors, especially those that work with the Department of Defense, as well as how leveraging PIV-I credentialing with multifactor authentication can be used as a defense against cyberattacks

    Download
  • Toward A More Innovative Government

    This research study aims to understand how state and local leaders regard their agency’s innovation efforts and what they are doing to overcome the challenges they face in successfully implementing these efforts.

    Download
  • From Volume to Value: UK’s NHS Digital Provides U.S. Healthcare Agencies A Roadmap For Value-Based Payment Models

    The U.S. healthcare industry is rapidly moving away from traditional fee-for-service models and towards value-based purchasing that reimburses physicians for quality of care in place of frequency of care.

    Download
  • GBC Flash Poll: Is Your Agency Safe?

    Federal leaders weigh in on the state of information security

    Download

When you download a report, your information may be shared with the underwriters of that document.