bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
10:02 am, November 1, 2014

Search Result

Search Tags:  Industry

GAO upholds one of four protests under E-Travel RFP

The General Services Administration has lost a protest to CarlsonWagonlit Sato Travel on the follow-on contract for agencies up upgrade their governmentwide E-Travel systems.

Tags: contracting , industry , GSA , GAO , CarlsonWagonlit , E-Travel , bid protest , Jason Miller

Monday - 04/25/2011, 08:07pm EDT

Draft executive order gives industry heartburn

White House is considering issuing an executive order that would require vendors to submit information about their political contributions as part of their bid proposal package. Industry associations say the proposal wouldn't keep political influence out of the acquisition process, but likely add it in. The administration claims the draft order is all about greater transparency and accountability.

Tags: contracting , industry , Jay Carney , White House , Susan Collins , Mitch McConnell , Trey Hodgkins , Stan Soloway , PSC , TechAmerica , political contributions , Disclose Act , Jason Miller

Thursday - 04/21/2011, 07:31am EDT
Listen

DoD to cut more than just weapons systems

The Pentagon's acquisition chief said Wednesday that Defense leaders would "undoubtedly" cut more major weapons systems, possibly as soon as next year. But undersecretary of Defense Ashton Carter said there were more savings to be found in other areas of the Defense Department budget. Major weapons procurement makes up only one seventh of DoD's spending.

Tags: DoD , contracting , industry , management , DoD budget , dod efficiency initiative , service contracting , Ashton Carter , Heritage Foundation , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Wednesday - 04/20/2011, 07:23pm EDT
Listen

Google's claims of FISMA certification questioned

Microsoft makes court documents public as part of battle to provide cloud services to the Interior Department. Google contends its Google Apps for Government offers more security than FISMA requires.

Tags: technology , industry , GSA , Interior , Dave Mihalchik , David Howard , Google , Microsoft , cloud computing , FISMA , cybersecurity , FedRAMP , Email-as-a-service , bid protest , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 04/12/2011, 07:24am EDT

Amtower's brain trust discusses mergers, acquisitions,and more

Host Mark Amtower discusses a wide variety of issues with Washington Technology editor-in-chief Nick Wakeman and Lohfeld Consulting Group CEO Bob Lohfeld.
April 11, 2011 (Encore presentation April 25, 2011)

Tags: Deltek , Washington Management Group , Fed Sources , Bob Lohfeld , Nick Wakeman , contracting , industry , shutdown , Mark Amtower , Amtower Off Center

Monday - 04/11/2011, 01:00pm EDT
Listen

Small businesses say work will continue in shutdown

A survey from Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum finds more than half of their respondents will conduct business as usual if the agencies stop working.

Tags: industry , Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum , Bob Dinkel , small business , Jason Miller

Friday - 04/08/2011, 07:40pm EDT
Listen

Shutdown 2011? Contractors would feel the pain

Stan Soloway, president and CEO of the Professional Services Council, explains to what extent industry would hurt from a partial government shutdown.

Tags: Stan Soloway , Professional Services Council , contracting , industry , shutdown , budget , Congress , In Depth

Friday - 04/08/2011, 07:25pm EDT
Listen

TRICARE sustains protest in $17 billion service contract

TRICARE, the Defense Department's managed healthcare organization, said Thursday that it will reevaluate a multibillion dollar award to administer health insurance services for military members in one of its three U.S. regions.

Tags: DoD , TRICARE , Humana , UnitedHealthcare , Health Net , industry , contracting , Jared Serbu , DoD Report

Friday - 04/08/2011, 06:56am EDT
Listen

DHS's lack of financial clarity a huge liability

The Homeland Security Department's chief management officer said Tuesday that the lack of a departmentwide financial management system is a huge deficiency. Fixing that, he said, is among the department's primary management priorities.

Tags: Congress , DHS , management , technology , GAO , High Risk list , Rafael Borras , Joe Lieberman , Coast Guard , CACI , TASC , OMB , financial management , industry , Jared Serbu

Wednesday - 04/06/2011, 08:24pm EDT
Listen

Private equity firm to buy SRA for $1.8B

SRA, an IT services and consulting company, is expected to be sold to a private equity firm for more than $1.8 billion.

Tags: industry , contracting , SRA , Providence Equity Partners , IT services , Jason Miller

Friday - 04/01/2011, 03:46pm EDT
  •  
  • 59
  •