bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
3:32 am, April 20, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  AFCEA

Air Force has new plan to increase small business contracting

The service will use both penalties and incentives to get their program offices and large businesses to award more prime and subcontracts to small firms. The Air Force issued a new small business improvement plan that details three goals to increase both the percentage of contracts and dollars going to small companies.

Tags: contracting , acquisition , Small business contracting , Joseph McDade , Air Force , Defense , industry , David Van Buren , SBA , Jason Miller

Friday - 02/24/2012, 05:28am EST
Listen

Secure Information Sharing - Live from the 2012 AFCEA Homeland Security Conference

March 6th at 12pm

Program will discuss the Progress Report on Information Sharing, Top Priorities for Secure Information Sharing, Key Challenges or Barriers to still overcome,Identifying the Type of Information Needed to Share, and A Vision for The Future

Tags: Justin Murphy , Neill Tipton , Elaine Cummins , Robert Carey , Kshemendra Paul , Jim Flyzik , Federal Executie Forum , technology ,

Thursday - 03/01/2012, 03:34pm EST
Listen

Navy struggles to find the way ahead on big data

The Navy is in the early stages of trying to figure out how to move from a net-centric view of its information systems to one that focuses on the data itself. The service is looking to the experiences of the intelligence community to improve data tagging and data sharing.

Tags: Navy , NGEN , Jan Tighe , information sharing , big data , intelligence community , cloud computing , Jared Serbu , data management , network management

Monday - 02/20/2012, 07:27am EST
Listen

DISA pushes efficiency, security virtues of DoD private cloud

DoD dollars are coming down, and cyber threats are rising. The Defense Information Systems Agency says the enterprise services it's trying to build for the entire military are one answer to both problems.

Tags: DISA , cloud computing , technology , enterprise IT , enterprise email , Mark Orndorff , Tony Montemarano , Alfred Rivera , David Mihelcic , Jared Serbu , cybersecurity , DoD

Wednesday - 01/18/2012, 05:24am EST
Listen

DoD to revamp investment review boards

Congress is telling the Defense Department to take a new look at the way it makes decisions about buying big business systems. DoD's deputy chief management officer will take the lead in this effort.

Tags: DoD , Congress , management , Elizabeth McGrath , Business process reengineering , investment review boards , DoD strategic management plan , DIMHRS , DoD budget , Jared Serbu , Defense Authorization Bill , oversight

Wednesday - 12/21/2011, 05:12am EST
Listen

AFCEA Conference concentrates on IT challenges

Officials responsible for protecting our borders, and deciding who gets into this country, and who doesn't, are increasingly turning to information technology-based solutions. The challenge becomes even more interesting when trying to make IT systems from different agencies and even different cabinet-level departments work quickly and seamlessly.

Tags: mngt , technology , Max Cacas

Thursday - 02/25/2010, 06:40pm EST
Listen

Congress turns up heat on DoD business systems

The department's chief management officer must certify all business systems that are expected to cost more than $100 million over their lifecycle meet certain requirements. This is the second time in five years lawmakers are trying to fix these business systems problems. DoD also trying to standardize 15 core business functions in an effort to overcome these challenges.

Tags: technology , management , Beth McGrath , Doug Webster , DoD , Business Transformation Agency , IAC , Business systems architecture , Business process reengineering , Chief management officer

Wednesday - 03/03/2010, 07:15am EST
Listen

Software bugs still leaving agencies vulnerable

Higher stage of maturity is necessary to secure systems

Tags: NIST , JM , tech , FDCC , cybersecurity , Richard Schaffer , NSA

Thursday - 12/11/2008, 06:52am EST

New command at tip of DoD cyber spear, Lt. Gen. Alexander says

Services react with relief and expectation for what new organization can do for the military. Alexander says securing DoD networks is foremost focus.

Tags: technology , security , Keith Alexander , Greg Schumacher , David Senty , Sean Filipowski , Ray Letteer , DoD , NSA , Air Force , Army , Navy , Marines Corps , DHS , cybersecurity , Cyber Command , workforce

Friday - 06/26/2009, 06:56am EDT
Listen

St. Elizabeth campus not big enough for DHS

Agency requests $75 million in 2010 to consolidate leases in D.C. metro area. Acquisition and records management among other high ranking priorities in budget request.

Tags: management , technology , contracting , Elaine Duke , DHS , GSA , St. Elizabeths , data center , acquisition workforce , Acquisition interns , records management

Tuesday - 05/12/2009, 07:48pm EDT
  •  
  • 6
  •