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Agencies need rules before bringing jobs in-house

Rep. Issa says acquisition reform must begin with defining inherently governmental. He also proposes to use third parties to help write contract requirements.

Tags: contracting , Rep. Darrell Issa , Jeff Liebman , OMB , Oversight and Government Reform Committee , Energy , U.S. Chamber of Commerce , acquisition reform , inherently governmental , workforce , In-sourcing , A-76 , P&B

Thursday - 06/25/2009, 06:44am EDT
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DoD expected to announce cyber command Monday

Deputy Secretary Lynn scheduled to make reveal plans during speech at CSIS.

Tags: technology , William Lynn , Brid. Gen. Steve Smith , Lt. Gen. Keith Alexander , Maj. Gen. Richard Webber , White House , air force , Army , CSIS , Jim Lewis , cybersecurity , Cyber Command

Thursday - 06/11/2009, 03:27pm EDT

Better cybersecurity through acquisition key part of White House report

Focus on procurement and cyber coordinator biggest differences as compared to Bush administration's CNCI. Pres. Obama to begin with 24 actions to improve IT security.

Tags: technology , contracting , President Barack Obama , White House , OMB , DHS , GSA , NSA , Karen Evans , Alan Paller , Bruce McConnell , SANS Institute , cybersecurity , TIC , identity management

Monday - 06/01/2009, 07:01am EDT
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GSA keeps pushing for better schedule contracts

Improvements focused internally, externally

Tags: contract , VA , GSA , JM , DHS , Steve Kempf , Robin Bourne , Multiple award schedule contracting , Federal Acquisition Service

Wednesday - 11/19/2008, 07:32am EST

DoD must change the way it buys technology

House committee authorizes 10 pilots to try alternative approaches. Defense Science Board recommends ways to improve IT procurement across the military.

Tags: contracting , technology , Tim Harp , Rob Andrews , House Armed Services Committee , Ron Kerber , IT acquisition , acquisition reform , DoD authorization bill

Friday - 07/10/2009, 07:00am EDT
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Microsoft and DoD strengthen security of network servers

Standard configuration for Windows 2003 and 2008 builds upon desktop baseline. New secure servers provide another level of cybersecurity for agency systems.

Tags: technology , air force , DISA , NSA , OMB , NIST , Interior , Microsoft , Lockheed Martin , Miami-Dade County , Ken Page , Secure servers , FDCC , cybersecurity

Monday - 05/18/2009, 07:53pm EDT
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Pay for Performance under review

NSPS task force to get down into pay for performance weeds. Defense and OPM team up to announce a new task force to lead the way.

Tags: P&B , OPM , Defense Business Board , NSPS , pay for performance , Rudy deLeon , Robert Tobias , Michael Bayer

Monday - 05/18/2009, 09:35am EDT

VA taking dual path to meet GI bill mandate

Agency developing two systems to meet Aug. 1 deadline and beyond

Tags: tech , Stephen Warren , VA , Navy , Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center , AFCEA , GI Bill , health IT

Tuesday - 01/20/2009, 06:40am EST
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OMB controller nominee Werfel would take deeper look at DoD's books

He outlines several priorities if confirmed, including further reducing improper payments and reducing the federal real property inventory. Werfel says DoD must better understand why a qualified audit helps them meet their mission.

Tags: management , Danny Werfel , Sen. Tom Carper , OMB , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , VA , NASA , DHS , financial management , improper payments , Consolidated financial audits , real property

Wednesday - 09/16/2009, 06:46pm EDT
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