bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
9:08 am, October 25, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Bill Lynn

DoD needs to be open to global, commercial technology, expert says

Former Deputy Defense Secretary Bill Lynn says the Pentagon needs to adjust its strategy to take advantage of the global and commercial technology markets.

Tags: DRS Technologies , Finmeccanica North America , acquistion , technology , globalization , Atlantic Council , DoD , industry , contracting , Michael OConnell

Tuesday - 07/08/2014, 04:35pm EDT
Listen

In Depth Show Blog - Feb. 12, 2014

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.

Tags: Ben Cardin , Dennis McCarthy , In Depth

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 05:56pm EST

US, foreign defense industries seek new business here and abroad

Former Deputy Secretary of Defense Bill Lynn, the chief executive officer of DRS Technologies, joined Francis Rose guest on Pentagon Solutions.

Tags: DoD , industry , Pentagon Solutions , In Depth

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 06:47pm EST
Listen

Sequestration no longer unthinkable, former Pentagon insider says

With sequestration set to go into effect in fewer than two weeks, many in the Defense Department are concerned the looming cuts are likely and will have a devastating effect on military readiness. Former Deputy Defense Secretary Bill Lynn, now the CEO of DRS Technologies, told Pentagon Solutions with Francis Rose the cuts will have a long-lasting impact on Pentagon planning.

Tags: Francis Rose , In Depth , Pentagon Solutions , sequestration , budget , DoD ,

Tuesday - 02/19/2013, 06:29pm EST
Listen

Former Deputy Defense Secretary Bill Lynn on the timeline of defense sequestration planning

Bill Lynn, former deputy secretary of Defense and now chief executive officer of DRS Technologies, joins Pentagon Solutions with Francis Rose to discuss how the Pentagon has prepared for the automatic, across-the-board budget cuts.

Tags: Francis Rose , In Depth , Pentagon Solutions , sequestration

Thursday - 02/14/2013, 08:10pm EST
Listen

OMB to give agencies plan to modernize services

White House hosts meeting with 50 CEOs from private sector companies to discuss how to incorporate best practices to make the government more effective and efficient. Chief performance officer Jeff Zients says the ideas from the meeting will be used to help agencies meet their three-to-eight high priority goals in 2010. The administration's goal is to change the way the government uses technology to serve citizens.

Tags: management , technology , Barack Obama , Jeff Zients , Scott Gould , Jacob Lew , Tony Miller , David Hayes , White House , OMB , VA , DoD , Interior , education , State , management agenda , high priority goals

Friday - 01/15/2010, 06:41am EST
Listen

Faster VA-DoD disability evaluations still far off

Leaders in the Defense and Veterans Affairs departments say a new system that will let them jointly evaluate the disabilities of wounded servicemembers is a vast improvement over old procedures, but it will take another year or two before they can meet their goal of evaluating disabilities within 300 days.

Tags: pay and benefits , DoD , VA , Congress , integrated disability evaluation system , Patty Murray , Scott Gould , Scott Brown , electronic health record , technology , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Wednesday - 05/18/2011, 07:10pm EDT
Listen

DoD contracting cuts less painful than expected

In a meeting with members of Congress and industry association leaders this week, DoD officials said proposed cuts to Defense contracting will only impact a small subset of the department's service contracting budget. DoD officials said they are looking at contracts that support staff augmentation and other similar support service contracts.

Tags: contracting , industry , DoD , Robert Gates , Gerry Connolly , Stan Soloway , Bobbie Kilberg , Professional Services Council , Northern Virginia Technology Council , Deltek Consulting , budget cuts , services contracts , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 12/23/2010, 06:33am EST
Listen