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Working from home has changed the way the Air Force shops for new IT
Now, vendors are only a video call away, any day of the week.
DOD needs a ‘modern IT system’ to brace for second wave of pandemic logistics
The DOD needs a modern IT system, like the ones used in "other industries," to better track the shipment of PPE for the next wave of coronavirus.
Navy using real-time tracking system to stay ahead of coronavirus supply chain risks
The Navy is overlaying real-time data of the coronavirus's spread and resulting lockdowns on its supply chain management technology to monitor its acquisitions.
CMMC standards for non-defense contractors could be coming
Non-defense contractors should closely watch what the DOD is developing for its contractor cybersecurity standards.
Contractors want extended deadline to rid Chinese tech from networks
Contractors are worried complying with an upcoming deadline to rid their networks of blacklisted Chinese tech could be the final nail in the coffin during this economic downturn.
Work continues on CMMC rollout amid coronavirus disruption
Work to get the CMMC into contracts and have third-party assessors certified continues, despite the coronavirus pandemic.