• Acquisition
    BY By julia.m Royalty-free stock vector ID: 779956477

    Supply chain jolts linked to coronavirus hit federal IT

    A governmentwide federal contract vehicle joined large commercial suppliers in voicing concern over COVID-19's impact on IT supply chains. 02/28/2020

  • Emerging Tech
    high performance computing (Gorodenkoff/

    WH budget shifts R&D focus to quantum, AI

    The president's proposed budget seeks to double current U.S. investments in AI and quantum computing, but the administration has also been criticized for seeking drastic cuts in other research areas. 02/28/2020

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    FCW Insider: Feb. 28

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  • Telecommunications
    communications (windwheel/

    MetTel nabs $253M EIS task order

    The Social Security Administration has awarded a telecommunications task order to one three small business vendors on the Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions contract. 02/27/2020

  • Defense

    Congress questions Navy's plan to build large drone ships before full testing

    The Navy wants to increase production of unmanned surface vessels, but Congress remains wary of long-term success. 02/27/2020

  • Veterans Affairs
    Blue Signage and logo of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

    VA health record go-live pushed back to July

    The Department of Veterans Affairs is delaying a planned initial deployment of its $16 billion electronic health record project by four months, but is promising added functionality at the go-live date. 02/27/2020

  • Workforce

    Congresswoman asks Dem presidential candidates to address federal workforce

    As public sector job satisfaction dips, Rep. Wexton wants the 2020 White House hopefuls to restore faith in civil service. 02/27/2020

  • Comment
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    The government’s e-marketplace experiment

    To serve government buyers, a provider must balance between commercial efficiency and public accountability. 02/27/2020

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    FCW Insider: Feb. 27

    The latest news and analysis from FCW's reporters and editors. 02/27/2020

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