Tags Frank Kendall

Lord nominated to head Pentagon acquisition

by Billy Mitchell • 8 months 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 Samantha Ehlinger • 1 year 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 Dan Verton • 3 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 Dan Verton • 3 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.

Pentagon launches Better Buying Power 3.0

by Dan Verton • 3 years ago

The latest edition of the Defense Department's major acquisition reform effort now includes an emphasis on cybersecurity and technological superiority.

Kendall raises concerns about military’s tech superiority

by Dan Verton • 3 years ago

The Pentagon's chief weapons buyer is betting on the Defense Innovation Initiative to help the military keep pace with the potential adversaries of tomorrow.