Frank Kendall

Pentagon tech chief nominee wants more upfront funding for programs

by • 2 months ago

Heidi Shyu tells lawmakers the department should ‘strive to flip’ the current ratio of sustainment costs to upfront funding for tech programs.

Frank Kendall picked as Air Force secretary

by • 3 months ago

Frank Kendall, the top defense acquisition official in the Obama administration and major CMMC skeptic, will be nominated to be Air Force secretary.

Lord nominated to head Pentagon acquisition

by • 4 years ago

If confirmed by the Senate, Lord would serve as undersecretary of acquisition, technology and logistics until February 2018, when that role splits to form two new offices.

Kendall: Stop expecting the Hill to fix acquisition process

by • 5 years ago

In trying to reform or regulate acquisition, the Hill normally does more harm than good, the Pentagon’s top acquisition official said on Tuesday.

Pentagon awards massive electronic health record contract

by • 6 years ago

The 10-year, $5 billion deal marks the beginning of a major transformation in military health care.

Inside the Pentagon’s new cyber strategy

by • 6 years ago

Defense Secretary Ash Carter will announce the formation of a Silicon Valley-based innovation unit and digital service team in a sweeping new strategy.