NDAA

Senate NDAA gives marching orders for Pentagon’s JEDI cloud

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

The Senate NDAA's language seems to suggest that if the JEDI commercial cloud is the DOD's preferred strategy to modernize its systems, then it should be all-in and its preparations should reflect that.

Court upholds federal Kaspersky ban, dismisses lawsuits

by FedScoop Staff • 3 months ago

The banning of Kaspersky from federal use "does not inflict ‘punishment’" on the Russian cybersecurity firm, the judge wrote.

White House opposes NDAA’s call to close DISA, supports oversight of JEDI cloud

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

The White House urges against closing DISA, as the 2019 House NDAA proposes, but it supports the bill's push for increased oversight on DOD's JEDI cloud procurement.

Pentagon development of AI, quantum tech urged in defense bill

by Carten Cordell • 3 months ago

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

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

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

by Carten Cordell • 5 months ago

GSA officials detailed prospective legislative changes needed to establish e-commerce portals in a conference call on Friday.