While the DOD is working through major acquisition reforms mandated by the 2017 NDAA, the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee is trying to streamline the way the DOD buys smaller goods and services and audits the process.
The Modernizing Government Technology Act passed the House of Representatives on a voice vote, but the Senate outlook is less certain.
While DIUx is addressing defense innovation and acquisition shortfalls, experts say the need for a procurement acceleration program shows just how broken the acquisition process is.
Claire Grady, who has held senior procurement positions at the Defense Department and the Department of Homeland Security, is President Trump's nominee for deputy undersecretary for management at DHS.
The federal government's standards setter is offering agencies advice on how to implement the cybersecurity framework.
Tech leaders are already planning how to spend the money in the Modernizing Government Technology Act.
How to shift leverage back to government deal-makers and fund IT modernization from within.
Inspectors general report that the hiring freeze negatively affected their operations and raised concerns that proposed budget cuts could jeopardize their ability to conduct oversight.
Hiring flexibility and attracting younger workers are key goals in workforce legislation set to be introduced in the Senate.
The General Services Administration is reviewing changes to reporting rules to make them more palatable to industry.
The latest version of USASpending.gov opens access to federal spending information mandated by the Data Act.
Politics aside, what does the firing of FBI Director James Comey mean for the future of cybersecurity law enforcement and the debate over commercial encryption?