Federal Acquisition Service (FAS)

GSA pushes forward with ban on Huawei, ZTE in 2020

by Dave Nyczepir • 4 weeks ago

The Federal Acquisition Service’s first refresh of its consolidated schedule will include the ban on contracting with vendors tied to Chinese tech companies Huawei and ZTE.

GSA fielding hundreds of comments daily concerning beta.SAM.gov

by Dave Nyczepir • 2 months ago

Some users have taken issue with the two-factor authentication required to access the new federal awards system.

GSA begins modernization of backend procurement systems with COMET

by Dave Nyczepir • 2 months ago

GSA awarded 12 spots on the COMET blanket purchase agreement to eight large and four small businesses, one of the latter being national security contractor Sevatec, according to an agency spokesperson.

FedBizOpps retires Tuesday

by Dave Nyczepir • 3 months ago

The award system is being retired with nine others over time as the General Services Administration streamlines acquisitions through a single beta system.

Federal Acquisition Service commissioner resigns

by Dave Nyczepir • 4 months ago

Alan Thomas' departure comes two days after Multiple Award Schedules Consolidation, but three other pillars of the Federal Marketplace Strategy remain unfinished.

GSA poised to complete schedule consolidation on deadline

by Dave Nyczepir • 5 months ago

The Multiple Award Schedules Consolidation is intended to modernize acquisition for federal, state and local governments.

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