digital government

Deltek: GSA to Unveil Alliant II Solicitations By FY 2016′s End

Deltek expects the General Services Administration to release solicitations for the Alliant II and Alliant Small Business II governmentwide contract vehicles before the end of fiscal ...
Robert Hale

Robert Hale: Industry Should Be Upfront About Military Tech Costs

Robert Hale Robert Hale, outgoing Pentagon comptroller, has said the contracting industry could help military customers manage investments by explaining to them a technology’s ...
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OPM to Consolidate Staff, Contractor Security Clearance Records

The Office of Personnel and Management plans to merge several internal databases that contain information on federal workers and contractors who have access to the agency’s physical ...
International Space Station

Air Force Evaluates Contractors’ Hosted Payload Submissions

The Air Force has received proposals from several companies who want to build, integrate and host government payloads on commercial satellites, the Washington Post reported Sunday. Marjorie ...
ArmyChopper

Michel Fieldson: Special Ops Command Seeks Contractors for Wearable Armor Tech

U.S. Special Operations Command wants to acquire technologies for infantry suit that would protect the wearer against different types of threats, the Army News Service reported Thursday. David ...
gerry connolly

Gerry Connolly: Pending Budget Talks Create Uncertainty for Contractors

Rep. Gerry Connolly, (D-Va.), said uncertainty over spending cuts due to sequestration could have an “insidious” impact on contractors, taxpayers and government employees, ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: Defense Industry to See FY 2014 Sequester Impacts

Frank Kendall, the Defense Department’s top acquisition officer, expects the Pentagon to delay or cancel some programs under sequestration cuts for fiscal year and the defense industry ...
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Labor Department to Change Vietnam Era Veterans’ Assistance Act Regulations

The U.S. Department of Labor has made a final ruling to apply changes to implementation of the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act intended to ensure that retired servicemen ...
Michael Krieger

Army Wraps Up Cloud Email Move; Michael Krieger Comments

Michael Krieger The U.S. Army has completed the migration of its email service to a cloud computing infrastructure, aiming to save $380 million in costs by 2017, the Army Press Service ...
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Report: Government Furloughs, Sequestration Hurting Contractors

Government contractors are encountering the effects of sequestration as national and state agencies reduce spending on various products and services, Federal News Radio reported Thursday. Jack ...