Cover story

Who's Next?

What CIOs need to know about succession planning.

Special Report / Best Practices for 24/7 Government

This Special Report reveals the prevailing attitudes and trends in 24/7 government. Through case studies and best practices, it also highlights technology advances that enable the extension of 24/7 government beyond current boundaries and takes a close look at solutions for hardening infrastructure, maintaining security and privacy, and ensuring connectivity.


Come Together

Tech-based collaboration is taking off in the public sector, but CIOs say it's mostly been a bottoms-up trend.  

What Domino Effect?

The anticipated surge in legislative support for the OpenDocument Format has yet to happen.

Building Blocks of Shared Services

Latest foundational technologies empower governments to increase collaborative resource-sharing efforts.

Customer Service, Government Style

Once an afterthought, government customer service is now closely watched around the globe.

Educating Florida

As state education CIOs grapple with building statewide data tracking systems for students, one state has succeeded.

Need Zen in Your IT Department?

Rogue consumer technology is crippling the enterprise.

The Futurist

The Consolidation Conundrum

Consolidating servers, rather than data centers, makes more sense when done the right way.  

CIO Sightings

CIO Sightings

CIO Sightings

The Futurist

Stuck in the Mud

Multiple impediments conspire against innovation in government. It's time to fix the problem.


Something New

Something New


Simply Green II

An errand on the road home

The Futurist

Translating Interoperability

A global debate brews over IT standards.

Security Adviser

Does MyGovernment Use MySpace?

Web 2.0 security is not an oxymoron.