Pentagon

CBO: Pentagon Could Get $90B in Health Savings Through Cost-Sharing Options

The Congressional Budget Office has said the Defense Department could save between $18 billion and $90 billion over 10 years if it pursues cost-sharing options and other efforts to reduce ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall: DoD AT&L to Support JIEDDO’s Rapid Acquisition Needs

Frank Kendall Defense Department acquisition chief Frank Kendall has outlined the continued work of the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization to support soldiers ...
Budget

Deltek’s Alex Rossino: Defense Appropriations Bill Indicates Continued DoD Spending Increase

The budget proposed in the Senate’s defense appropriations bill for fiscal year 2016 indicates that military spending continues to rise despite some cuts in base funds for the ...
budget analysis review

CBO: Pentagon Could Save Billions Through Military Compensation Reform

The Congressional Budget Office has identified four strategies for the Defense Department to reform the military compensation structure in order to manage the department’s sequestration-level ...
SBA

SBA: Agencies Beat Small Business Contracting Targets for 2014

The Small Business Administration found that almost 25 percent or $91.1 billion of federal agency contracts were awarded to small businesses during the 2014 fiscal year. It represented ...
Robert Work

Robert Work Calls for Nuclear Deterrent Force Modernization

Robert Work Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work has emphasized the significance of having “a strong nuclear deterrent force” amid the nuclear modernization efforts by China, Russia ...
digital government

Greg Garcia: Pentagon CIO, DCMO to Offer Transitional Oversight of Joint IT Services Program

Greg Garcia, executive director of the U.S. Army Information Technology Agency, has said the Defense Department chief information officer and deputy chief management officer will oversee ...
mobile security

DISA’s Kim Rice: Pentagon’s Mobile Service for Classified Data Enters Operational Stage

Kim Rice, mobility portfolio manager at the Defense Information Systems Agency, has said that a Defense Department service for users to access classified information and voice data ...
Frank Kendall

Frank Kendall Urges Defense Acquisition Staff to Help Increase DoD’s Tech Capacity

Frank Kendall Frank Kendall, defense undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, has encouraged the Defense Department‘s procurement employees to always consider ...
Brad Carson

Brad Carson: DoD Personnel System Behind Developments in HR Practices

Brad Carson Brad Carson, acting defense undersecretary for personnel and readiness, is working to overhaul a Pentagon personnel management system that he believes has fallen behind ...