defense industrial base
Kathleen Hicks to prioritize data as Pentagon No. 2
As the deputy secretary, Hicks could be the highest-ranking official overseeing most of the major technology transformation in the DOD, both in business and warfighting.
CMMC requirements open door to modernize security
New DOD mandates for the defense industrial base create an opportunity to refresh security strategies and mitigate supply chain vulnerabilities.
CMMC rule change is through the interagency review process
"The rule has finished interagency review, and we are still expecting the rule to come out by the end of the calendar year," a DOD spokeswoman told FedScoop.
Space Force delegates acquisition authority to lower offices to speed up buying
Top contracting authority has been delegated to "experts in the field" of space operations to speed up the acquisition process.
The CMMC’s first group of cybersecurity assessors is ready to train
More than 70 people have been selected for the job. They won't be able to do real assessments of defense contractors yet, but the announcement is a big step forward for the CMMC-AB.
DOD’s IT supply chain has dozens of suppliers from China, report finds
A new Govini report shows the break down of U.S.-, foreign- and Chinese-owned businesses in the DOD supply chain.