OMB tempers audit requirements in contractor Chinese tech ban
The long-awaited guidance from OMB on banning certain Chinese technologies from the federal supply chain is here. Here's what contractors need to know.
Pentagon wants to give contractors an extra year to remove Chinese tech
The infamous Part B of Section 889 from last year's defense authorization law could get a delay within DOD, officials say.
State Department seeks ‘clean path’ 5G networks
State wants "an end-to-end communication path that does not use any 5G transmission, control, computing, or storage equipment from an untrusted vendor."
New group of DOD sites for 5G testing includes California, Hawaii, Virginia, Texas, Oklahoma
The DOD announced seven more bases that will host 5G testing. The goal is to advance both civilian and military uses of the emerging technology.
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.
VA defends 12% increase for IT in 2021 budget request
VA Secretary Robert Wilkie said the department has been "underfunded on the IT front through the past several decades."