NASA to hire chief technologist who can improve commercial partnerships

by • 3 weeks ago

Associate Administrator Bhavya Lal says the agency will consider candidates for the job from Silicon Valley and the venture capital industry.

NASA awards $359M software contract to Mitchell Vantage Systems

by • 1 month ago

The IDIQ contract has a five-year timespan.

New cyber hiring powers for DHS; Cloudy vision for the PMA

by • 2 months ago

On today’s episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, a selection for the top acquisition job in the Pentagon, pre-pandemic staffing levels may be impossible in open-office spaces (page 28), and no punishment — yet — for feds who won’t vaccinate.

CISA working group assessing cyber risks to space infrastructure

by • 2 months ago

CISA's working group will emulate the public-private partnership used to protect pipeline operators.

GAO report finds agencies’ use of performance information on the rise

by • 3 months ago

The Government Accountability Office found 16 of 24 Chief Financial Officers Act agencies increased use of such data during 2020.

Berkeley Lab quantum testbed aims to accelerate work of physicists, researchers

by • 5 months ago

Pandemic-related supply chain delays of specialized components could prove the biggest hurdle.