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SBA falls short of contracting goals

Learn more from the SBA's latest Scorecard

Tags: Federal Drive , management , SBA , Joe Jordan

Tuesday - 08/31/2010, 10:41am EDT
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HP settles whistleblower lawsuit for $55 million

The technology giant said it did nothing wrong, but settles the allegations it overcharged the government for software and technology products and gave kickbacks to systems integrators. HP's decision to settle is another in a growing list of major federal contractors who are paying fines.

Tags: GSA , DoJ , HP , False Claims Act , whistleblower case , Jason Miller

Monday - 08/30/2010, 08:42pm EDT

FAR Councils raise simplified acquisition threshold

The simplified acquisition and subcontracting thresholds are among several acquisition ceilings that will increase on Oct. 1.

Tags: FAR Council , simplified acquisition threshold , subcontracting threshold , Jason Miller

Monday - 08/30/2010, 04:42pm EDT

VA awards all stimulus money

Learn more about how the Dept of Veterans Affairs was able to awards over $1.8 billion.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , Recovery Act , VA , Ed Murray , Vyomika Jairam

Monday - 08/30/2010, 10:30am EDT
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SSA office infested with bed bugs

According to a post on FedBizOpps.gov, the agency is looking for a company to provide it with extermination services, including the use of a Bed Bug Heat Treatment Oven.

Tags: SSA , Bed Bugs , New York

Friday - 08/27/2010, 12:58pm EDT

SAIC wins flex four year deal

Air Force restructures space program

Tags: Federal Drive , defense , SAIC , Air Force

Friday - 08/27/2010, 08:40am EDT

GSA's RFP for E-Travel system focuses on usability

Agency is taking lessons learned from the past seven years to make the new system more like commercial travel booking sites. Vendors have until Oct. 6 to submit bids on this 15-year contract. GSA said 23 agencies have implemented one of three standard online travel systems to a savings of more than $200 million.

Tags: technology , Tim Burke , GSA , HP , Carson Wagonlit , Northrup Grumman , E-Travel , travel reimbursements , Jason Miller

Friday - 08/27/2010, 07:11am EDT
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GAO studies contract competition

The GAO recently completed a five year study of competitive contracting.

Tags: GAO , DorobekInsider , John Hutton , procurement

Thursday - 08/26/2010, 07:56pm EDT
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Troubled IT projects affecting contractors too

When the Office of Management and Budget released its hit list of 26 late and over-budget IT projects this week, not only federal agencies were affected. Trey Hodgkins, vice president for national security and federal procurement policy at TechAmerica, joins the Federal Drive with some answers.

Tags: Federal Drive , management , IT , OMB , Trey Hodgkins , Suzanne Kubota

Thursday - 08/26/2010, 09:31am EDT
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DLA readies change to how it buys

The Pentagon's primary purchasing agency is steeling itself for the possible impact of large-scale changes to its budget in the weeks and months ahead as DoD prepares the 2012 budget. The Defense Logistics Agency used a recent conference to inform the vendor community about its plans to save money.

Tags: management , DoD , Robert Hale , Alan Thompson , DLA , PSC , Stan Soloway , Robert Gates , budget cuts , Max Cacas

Thursday - 08/26/2010, 07:06am EDT
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