IAC Chairman Dale Luddeke says fiscal pressures dictate that agencies get more from their acquisitions by shifting their focus from price to excellence.
In the manner of Confucius, agencies should admit what they don't know and consider having technology experts review acquisitions.
Agency explores a move to firm-fixed-price with the next iteration of its Simulation and Software Technology contract.
With up to $5 billion restored through some maneuvering, agencies are seeking ways to avert the doomsday scenarios many had feared.
After hackers faked a tweet appearing to be from the Associated Press, agencies wasted no time taking steps to keep it from happening to them.
Sequestration has redefined 'normal,' but agency leaders are beginning to recognize new kinds of opportunities in it.
Does it make sense to establish third-party brokers to purchase services that agencies could buy directly? Diana Gowen says no.
The federal government is a frustrating place to innovate, and it's getting worse.
DARPA's leader believes America may be on the cusp of a 'fundamental shift' in allocating funding for defense.
GSA IG finds vendors using poorly worded contract clause to sidestep price reductions.
Pentagon claims another round of base closures could spare programs and ease mandated staff cuts, but some lawmakers are skeptical.
The latest procurement reform bill ensures CIO budget authority, a 'sea change' according to one former CIO.