Lawmakers at a Jan. 7 House Armed Services Committee hearing explored both structural and technological challenges to acquisition reform.
Lawmakers see signs of maturity in the Transportation Security Administration's acquisition process, but challenges remain.
How can the innovation culture of Silicon Valley help government technology? Two experts count the ways.
A biennial budget bill is being pushed in Congress, but many lawmakers and industry experts are skeptical of a two-year cycle for appropriations.
FAA Administrator Michael Huerta, speaking at CES, stressed the safety implications of drone registration and the release of a new app for drone users.
The National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center reduced the fees it charges federal customers to use its GWACs.
The directive is the latest move in an ongoing effort by CIO Terry Halvorsen to standardize how all defense agencies measure their IT performance.
The Department of Defense doesn't know whether it is getting cost savings from cloud computing, and may be inviting security risks in the process, according to the Pentagon's inspector general.
Federal CIOs face more deadlines, but are taking new powers to heart.
While most of the IT community was Christmas shopping, the Obama administration unveiled a plan that could radically reshape IT acquisition.
Agencies have until the end of 2016 to manage email records in electronic format, and early reports suggest that success may be possible.
Aiming to centralize government-wide professional services procurement for Salesforce support, the General Services Administration is launching a new, six-business-strong contract vehicle.
The coming year is full of critical milestones as the Census Bureau prepares for 2020, but fundamental strategy questions remain unanswered.
The New Year will bring a bill designed to streamline the way agencies fund, acquire and approve the move to cloud computing.
Government's success is enabled by using contracting practices that reward rather than discourage new ideas and approaches.
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