Mary Davie

  • Better Buy Project wants your procurement ideas

    Officials are using crowdsourcing in the hopes of building a better RFP.

  • GSA’s Kempf on FAS reorganization

    With just weeks before the end of the year, the General Services Administration is making some big changes to Federal Acquisition Service team. Ed O’Hare, after 38 years of government service, will retire after the…

  • GSA gathers input to improve acquisition process

    The agency wants help from federal and industry partners to improve communications between the two. GSA said it has a large toolbox of resources agencies can build on to fit their specific missions. Vendors also should be on the lookout for several new contracts in the coming months.

  • GSA’s move to the cloud: no turning back

    The effort to understand cloud computing doesn’t stop at the IT shop in your agency. Managers all over the government are getting “cloud savvy” so they know what they need to know to acquire solutions…

  • GSA offers advice for cloud vendors

    The General Services Administration offered advice to vendors trying to sell cloud services to the government. Dave McClure, GSA’s Associate Administrator in the Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies, told Federal News Radio vendors are definitely the innovators in the cloud space. But, he warns, vendors need to do more than repackage “their old […]

  • An in-depth look at ACT-IAC

    ACT-IAC Executive Director Ken Allen joins host Mark Amtower for a wide-ranging discussion of the myriad of projects that ACT-IAC is working on. May 23, 2011 (Encore presentation June 13, 2011)

  • Using technology for innovation in government

    ACT-IAC’s Jim Beaupre and ACT’s Mary Davie joined In Depth with Francis Rose with lessons learned about innovating at a federal agency.

  • GSA reopens cloud email RFQ

    The agency fixes the issues found by GAO after two vendors protested the contract. Vendors must submit new or revised proposals by Dec. 20.

  • On the show today – April 23

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • GSA FAS Commissioner Kempf taking medical leave

    Steve Kempf told staff he will take 60 days off for medical reasons starting July 30. Mary Davie will become acting FAS commissioner while Kempf is out.