Alan Chvotkin

PSC survey finds acquisition professionals are hopeful, despite tough climate

by Carten Cordell • 1 month ago

The survey said federal officials feel acquisition workforce skill is improving, despite continued headwinds in hiring and budget challenges.

Pooling IT resources might help OIGs, but talent shortfall complicates the job

by Carten Cordell • 8 months ago

A CIGIE report's recommendations on how inspectors general should pool their resources — including information technology — may still not be enough to overcome a shortfall in IT talent, experts say.

PSC forecast: IT advancements are coming in 2018, but leadership uncertainty remains

by Carten Cordell • 10 months ago

The CR, efficiency and workforce play major parts.

3 ways Congress can pass an IT modernization bill (and what’s most likely)

by Carten Cordell • 12 months ago

The congressional calendar might be the MGT Act's biggest adversary, but there are ways to get it done before the end of 2017.

Industry prepares for fiscal double-whammy in late September

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

The Professional Services Council hosted an event to help contractors navigate the possibility of an unprecedented one-party government shutdown. The federal debt ceiling is also getting tight.

GSA awards $50B EIS contract to 10 telecom companies

by Carten Cordell • 1 year ago

After almost two years in development, the General Services Administration has awarded its $50 billion telecommunications contract.