What are key acquisition policy highlights in the House version of the National Defense Authorization Act? Find out when Etherton and Associates President Jon Etherton and Tom Sisti, senior director and chief legislative counsel for SAP, join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf. May 28, 2018
The U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has its very own technology incubator. SOFWERX is part of the Doolittle Institute, an organization that facilitates collaborations between military and private industry, and fulfills that role specifically for special operations forces.
The Government Accountability Office sided with Oracle Corp. in a bid protest that alleged the Pentagon ran afoul of the already-broad rules for other transaction agreements.
Commentator Edward Francis Meagher predicts a debacle will occur over the VA’s contract to Cerner for a replacement electronic health record for its Veterans Information Systems and Technology Architecture.
The District of Columbia District Court ruled the Russian-based company’s arguments on both lawsuits didn’t hold up.
Pointing to continued budget constraints, Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson says the future of the service will rely more on a global partnership of allied services to continue to meet its mission.
Sophia Parker, the founder and CEO of DSFederal, offers lessons learned from growing her IT services business.
Dan Helfrich, a principal with Deloitte consulting who leads the federal government services practice, said like any sport, sometimes you win and sometimes you lose when it comes predicting the next wave of technology.
The FCC purchased spectrum from the television industry, auctioned it for wireless services, and found new spectrum for the broadcasters.
Ellen Lord, who leads the new Office of Acquisition and Sustainment, is trying to fulfill Defense Secretary James Mattis’ third line of effort to bring business reforms to the Defense Department.
Although the Coalition for Government Procurement commends DoD for its transparency in making its decision/rationale publicly available, its report raises additional questions and concerns related to DoD’s single-award strategy.
Tech marketing expert John Kostak joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss branding, identity management, and the findings in Kostak’s study: “Digital Transformation and the “7i’s”. June 4, 2018
Software acquisition issues are hurting the Air Force’s ability to move into the future, and one official is highlighting the service’s weaknesses in software regarding intellectual property and hiring.
OFPP and the U.S. Digital Service unveil the new core-plus certification in Contracting for Digital Service to help agencies improve how they buy cloud, agile and other technologies.