Tags Procurement

VA needs to get more tech-savvy with its snail mail, GAO says

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

A fractured procurement system makes it all but impossible for the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide mandated accounts of how much mail it sends.

GSA to make veteran-owned small businesses more accessible on supply schedules

by Carten Cordell • 4 months ago

The General Services Administration has partnered with the Department of Veterans Affairs to make it easier to for the agencies to find veteran-owned vendors on acquisition supply schedules.

Top procurement officials bullish Trump will continue innovative acquisition reforms

by Billy Mitchell • 7 months ago

The Trump administration is poised to continue leaning on the innovative practices introduced under President Barack Obama, particularly as agencies' budgets are set to be cut, leading federal procurement officials said Thursday.

Boundless wins $36 million contract from intelligence agency

by Samantha Ehlinger • 7 months ago

Open GIS company Boundless is set to provide services to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to the tune of $36 million, the company announced this week.

Counter-drone tech, multi-factor authentication featured in DIUx’s 13 new agreements

by Samantha Ehlinger • 7 months ago

The Pentagon innovation lab said it has pulled in more than a dozen new projects totaling around $12.3 million.

CDM — a pilot for a central IT modernization fund?

by Billy Mitchell • 10 months ago

The Department of Homeland Security’s governmentwide Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation cybersecurity task orders can serve as pilots to show the effects a centralized IT fund could have on bolstering agencies’ modernization efforts, officials working on the program said.