Federal Computer Week is a weekly US magazine covering technology mostly within the federal government, although coverage can additionally extend to state, local, tribal and international governments.

History and profile

FCW was established in 1987.[2] The magazine is published weekly[3] and is headquartered in Vienna, Virginia.[4] It was part of FCW Media Group.[3] It is currently owned by California-based 1105 Government Information Group, a privately held company backed by two private equity firms: Nautic Partners and Alta Communications.[6]

David Rapp, formerly an executive with Congressional Quarterly became the publication's new editor (and editorial director overseeing all 1105 GovInfo publications) in December 2008.[7] His predecessor in the FCW position, Christopher Dorobek, resigned in August 2008 to accept a position at WFED radio.[8]