How online marketplaces can solve for compliance and transparency issues in government procurement
Op-Ed: Former U.S. Chief Acquisition Officer Anne Rung believes that bringing the simplicity of the consumer online buying experience to government customers will improve transparency and compliance.
Contractors worry e-commerce portals could create ‘parallel compliance’ models
Some contractors worry that GSA's micropurchase plan for its e-commerce portals could create two “parallel” systems of compliance.
Obama acquisition chief: The future of procurement is all about the customer
Anne Rung says the user-focused design the government is pursuing in its procurement and citizen services takes a lot of lessons from the private sector.
GSA wants industry input on phase 2 of e-commerce portals
The agency issued two RFIs for its e-commerce portal plan Friday on how to regulate the sales of goods and services to federal agencies online.
3 ways Emily Murphy’s GSA is looking to innovate acquisition
GSA's role in helping to modernize the government's digital infrastructure has presented Emily Murphy with plenty of opportunities to improve how federal agencies buy technology.
GSA officials aim for flexible sweet spot in early e-commerce plan
GSA officials detailed prospective legislative changes needed to establish e-commerce portals in a conference call on Friday.