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Lauren Williams

Senior Editor

Lauren C. Williams is senior editor for FCW and Defense Systems, covering defense and cybersecurity. Before joining FCW, Williams was the tech reporter for ThinkProgress, where she covered everything from internet culture to national security issues. Williams has also covered health care, politics, and crime for the Seattle Times and other publications. Williams graduated with a master's in journalism from the University of Maryland, College Park and a bachelor's in dietetics from the University of Delaware.
IT Modernization

Pentagon cancels JEDI contract

The Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure contract is dead and the Pentagon is pressing forward with a multivendor, direct award approach to better fit warfighter needs.