Procurement experts are enthusiastic about adding a separate cloud services category to the venerable contracting vehicle.
Lawmakers said the lower funding level “will help prioritize and better target non-cybersecurity IT investments in an era of fiscal constraint.”
How HHS is trying to innovate without breaking the rules for federal contracting.
"NIST may seek the advice of the NSA on cryptographic matters but it must be in a position to assess it and reject it when warranted,” says a report from the Visiting Committee on Advanced Technology.
A "frank exchange" of views between the U.S. and China yielded no concrete results on the cyber-attack front.
Steve Kelman looks at the amazing growth of agency "challenges" over the past decade, and the valuable lessons gleaned in a recent study.
A decision by senior IT officials to review every tech purchase of more than $3,000 has paid handsome dividends at the Interior Department.
New analysis from Deltek suggests that fourth-quarter agency spending could be especially strong this year.
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Undersecretary Frank Kendall sees cultural change taking root among the Pentagon's 150,000-strong acquisition workforce.
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