Lawmakers have given agencies long-term funding clarity for the first time in years. But the lack of budget drama could open the door to other conflicts.
GSA's product- and service-centric approach ignores how those products and services would be used, argues the Information Technology Industry Council.
For Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, getting to know Capitol Hill has not been a pleasant experience.
The Telecommunications Industry Association also told GSA that federal workforce training is crucial to bolstering cybersecurity in the acquisition process.
The nonbinding rules are aimed at reducing vulnerabilities in the power sector's procurement process.
Key backers say they will hold OMB's "feet to the fire" to ensure the agency lives up to the measure's requirements.
The department's inspector general used automated software to direct suspicious traffic at the public-facing websites of five offices; only one analyzed and moved to block the threat.
Under current law, the VA runs its own Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business program, and the SBA handles those duties for all other agencies.
Federal IT is difficult enough without viewing agencies and industry as zero-sum adversaries, writes FCW's Troy K. Schneider.
The goal is to deliver better-focused training packages with more cost-effective contracts.
Overhauling the defense acquisition process is a national security imperative in tight budget times, argues a consultant and former Marine major general.
The national lab is applying cognitive psychology and neuroscience to the field of airport security.