• Acquisition
    fiber optics and switches (PeterPhoto123/Shutterstock.com)

    Vendors offer EIS advice

    Dozens of agencies are prepping solicitations to leverage the $50 billion governmentwide telecom contract Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions ahead of a coming deadline. Here's what some vendors had to say about designing task orders to fit agency needs. 12/02/2019

  • People
    Acting Defense Department Chief Information Officer Dr. John A. Zangardi speaks at the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association

    Zangardi takes new post at Leidos

    After exiting the top tech job at DHS, Dr. John Zangardi is moving into a business development role at federal contractor Leidos. 11/26/2019

  • Defense
    communications (windwheel/Shutterstock.com)

    Will DOD's bases have infrastructure for new tech?

    DOD materiel readiness leaders battle with getting military construction funding for tech infrastructure, which could mean slower adaptation and modernization. 11/26/2019

  • Modernization
    modern services (Denizce/Shutterstock.com)

    CBP's modernized travel site hits speed bumps at launch

    Customs and Border Protection added new features to the website that powers the Visa Waiver Program, but the rollout was marred by glitches. 11/25/2019

  • Cybersecurity
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    With U.S. cyber policy, clear lanes still hard to come by

    The elevation of CISA and maturation of Cyber Command have clarified "big picture" responsibilities for the U.S. government's cyber mission, but private-sector coordination remains a question mark. 11/25/2019

  • Defense
    The Pentagon (Photo by Ivan Cholakov / Shutterstock)

    DOD finishes second audit

    IT remains a focal point as the Pentagon works to improve on last year's results. 11/18/2019

  • Budget
    Mark Van Scyoc / Shutterstock.com DECEMBER 26, 2018: Sign at the visitor’s entrance of the US National Archives states it is closed due to the government shutdown. - Image

    Time for shutdown prep, says key trade group

    Even though another federal government shutdown might not be in the cards, contractors shouldn’t be complacent, according to the Professional Services Council. 11/13/2019

  • Defense
    Will Roper, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics  at Air Force Association Air, Space and Cyber Conference in National Harbor, Md., Sept. 16, 2019.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chad Trujillo)

    Air Force gears up for first 'connect-a-thon'

    Will Roper, the Air Force's acquisition head, said one of the best ways to prove budget needs to Congress is to show effects in the first event that centers around virtually connecting aircraft platforms. 11/12/2019

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