Basic cybersecurity standards must start with procurements, experts say
Agencies will avoid becoming victims of future hacks, like the one SolarWinds experienced, by considering the risks of software before they buy.
Agencies struggle with DevOps procurement
Agile procurement requires a culture shift in government, according to a new ACT-IAC white paper.
State Department to launch IT Acquisitions Office
The new office will establish service contracts agencies can buy technology and services off of and be staffed by 40 to 50 federal employees across four divisions.
GSA begins modernization of backend procurement systems with COMET
GSA awarded 12 spots on the COMET blanket purchase agreement to eight large and four small businesses, one of the latter being national security contractor Sevatec, according to an agency spokesperson.
Pentagon partners with GSA on procurement pilot to replace military recruitment system
The next system must meet Defense Digital Service security standards.
ATARC launches test lab for agencies’ TIC 3.0 solutions
The government can experiment with how emerging technology will affect its cloud architecture.