A new Professional Services Council (PSC) report projects continued rise in federal investments in cybersecurity and artificial intelligence initiatives, including robotic process automation and machine learning. The council’s report anticipates that spending on cloud platforms will remain flat, while DoD could see a 2 percent increase in its topline budgets.Read More »
The Professional Services Council (PSC) has commented on the recent provisions in the Fiscal Year 2021 (FY21) National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The organization sent a letter to the House and Senate Armed Services Committee regarding the government’s processes and procedures for acquiring services from the contractor community, PSC reported on Monday.Read More »
The Professional Services Council (PSC) has announced its approval for the recent passage of FY21 Continuing Resolution by the U.S. Senate, PSC reported on Wednesday. The Council has also urged President Trump to sign the “Continuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act,” which would fund the government through Dec. 11th, 2020.Read More »
The Professional Services Council (PSC) has commented on the extension of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, Section 3610, Continuing Appropriations Act 2021 and Other Extensions Act that was released on Sept. 21, 2020. PSC recently requested that Congress extend Section 3610, noting its success during the COVID-19 pandemic.Read More »
The Professional Services Council (PSC) has released the PSC’s Federal Business Forecast Scorecard that has examined procurement forecasts, which agencies use to provide valuable information on projected needs. PSC noted that the Naval Information Warfare Systems Command (NAVWAR) had the most significant improvement over their 2019 evaluation.Read More »
Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president and counsel of the Professional Services Council and GovCon Expert, has said that the Trump administration’s decision to increase the micropurchase threshold is streamlining contracting procedures amid the coronavirus pandemic, FCW reported Wednesday.Read More »
Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented John Heller, chief executive officer of PAE, his fifth Wash100 Award as a part of the 2020 selection on Thursday. Executive Mosaic recognizes Heller for his business ventures, for creating new partnerships and influence within the government contracting (GovCon) marketplace. Heller has continued to influence the GovCon sector by leading PAE through multi-billion dollar contracts.
The Professional Services Council (PSC) has backed the supply chain regulatory change that reduces the reporting burden on federal contractors in Section 889(a), the company reported on Monday.Read More »