BSA/The Software Alliance supports a move in Congress to limit use of "lowest price technically acceptable" standards in federal IT contracting.
A survey of federal acquisition specialists from the Professional Services Council found positive views of the workforce and communication efforts.
A new trade group, the Better Identity Coalition, wants government to assume a stronger role in validating online identity.
A House-passed appropriations bill eliminates $380 million in grants to states to support election security, despite efforts by some Democrats to maintain the funding.
Rep. John Ratcliffe (R-Texas) introduced legislation designed to give the Department of Homeland Security more flexibility to implement and share a key cybersecurity program with partner agencies.
A provision in the Senate version of the National Defense Authorization Act would bring significant benefits to DOD IT acquisition.
Officials from the Department of Homeland Security told a congressional committee that they would support additional authorities to better emphasize security in technology supply chain management throughout the federal government.
Dana Deasy set cloud as his office's top priority. But when it comes to the JEDI request for proposal, he's directed staff to "pause" to compile a comprehensive review.
The Trump administration's federal data strategy met its first milestone, the release of an initial set of draft principles.
As the U.S. looks to go on the offense in the cyber domain, critical questions remain unanswered around who will take the lead and how clearly to draw the rules of engagement.
The potential benefits of Other Transaction Authority are being threatened by legacy IT incumbents looking out for their bottom line.
The new Order Level Materials ordering upgrade to schedule contracts can speed up agency buys.