HCaTs

  • Jason Miller: Change coming to how agencies will buy HR services

    GSA and OPM issue two requests for proposal to create a new way for agencies to buy human resources and training services. The Human Capital and Training Solutions contracts (HCaTs) will replace an acquisition vehicle that has been in place for more than 25 years. Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller tells In Depth with Francis Rose about the latest governmentwide acquisition contract.

  • 26 protests of $11.5B training contract kicks off busy summer of IT

    Government contractors and GAO are likely to be busy this summer responding to several billion-dollar solicitations for IT services and dealing with the corresponding protests from the losing bidders.

  • Agencies can take a SAW to help their reorganization efforts

    Tiffany Hixson, the assistant commissioner for GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service’s Office of Professional Services and Human Capital Categories, said her office is conducting training and providing help for agencies through a Services Acquisition Workshop (SAW) approach.

  • All things contracting

    What is the state of government contracting? Find out when Bloomberg Government’s Cameron Leuthy and Dan Snyder join host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center. November 5, 2017

  • All things contracting with Larry Allen

    Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners gives his thoughts on a wide range of contracting issues including the latest from the Small Business Administration on size and status re-certifications and the use of OTAs in DoD. March 12, 2018

  • The state of the GovCon market

    What is currently driving the mergers and acquisitions activity in the government contracting market? Find out when Washington Technology Editor Nick Wakeman joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center. July 16, 2018