Pentagon development of AI, quantum tech urged in defense bill
The committee is calling on the DOD to take a deeper look at how it can leverage emerging technologies in next year’s authorization bill.
House threatens DOD funding for JEDI commercial cloud in 2019 NDAA draft
If the Pentagon wants to fund its $10 billion commercial cloud acquisition, it has some questions to answer about the contract's single award.
GSA officials aim for flexible sweet spot in early e-commerce plan
GSA officials detailed prospective legislative changes needed to establish e-commerce portals in a conference call on Friday.
Trump signs Modernizing Government Technology Act into law
The move fulfills a more than a year-long effort to allow federal agencies to reprogram unused budget allocation to fund future IT modernization projects.
NDAA’s new protest pilot could send ripples through IT contracting
The pilot could have significant impacts on IT procurement beyond the defense sector as federal agencies seek to curb the number of protest awards.
Senate passes conferenced NDAA, pushing MGT Act to its final hurdle
The IT modernization bill will likely become law soon, following its passage in the Senate as part of the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.