Freezing civilian federal workers might leave the Navy short the engineers it needs to build up to 355 ships.
The Trump administration needs to work around roadblocks, solidify its plans and use a pinch of skepticism to better the military.
A Defense Department memo creates cross-functional teams to find where military services are overlapping in business practices.
The General Services Administration released a request for information asking for input from the data community for other potential ways to validate and verify vendors.
Terry Halvorsen retired Feb. 19 after spending the last two-plus years as the Department of Defense chief information officer.
Federal contractors can be forgiven if they’re a little unsure of what to do over the next year. Between President Trump’s tweets about major defense contractors and uncertainty over future General Services Administration policy, conditions are bit dicey at the moment. Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, offers his take on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
Government Information Technology Executive Council President Sean Kelley and Lou Anne Brossman, a member of council’s Executive Advisory Board, join host Mark Amtower to the upcoming GITEC summit and the value of networking in GovCon. February 20, 2017
This spring will see new acquisition reforms from the House Armed Services Committee along with hopes to pass appropriations bills.
The Defense Department still has work to do on issues that plagued the department for more than two decades, a Government Accountability Office report stated.
DISA is hurrying up its work to deliver unified capabilities to the Defense Department nearly a year early.
To federal contractors, the Trump administration feels a bit like an unbaked souffle. Lots of broken eggs and a hot oven, but nothing fully risen yet. Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president of the Professional Services Council, tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin that leaders at his organization are hoping to see some of the Obama administration rules rolled back.
The General Services Administration and schedule contractors continue debating the implementation of the Transactional Data Rule.
The General Services Administration has put together five working groups in a new cloud center of excellence to address acquisition, value and training challenges around cloud computing.
The Procurement Roundtable, which includes former OFPP administrators, DoD and agency acquisition executives, sent a letter to President Donald Trump with recommendations to improve the federal buying process.
Stan Krejci, principal at the SK Group LLC, joins host Mark Amtower this week’s on Amtower Off Center to explain why small businesses need a strong board of advisors. February 13, 2017