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.
Sen. Marco Rubio asks for delay to JEDI cloud contract award
Rubio wrote a letter to national security adviser John Bolton saying he worries the single-award contract will "result in wasted taxpayer dollars and fail to provide our warfighters with the best technology solutions."
Federal Acquisition Service has fixed IT pricing problems found in 2016 audit, report says
There were widespread problems with how the agency priced products and services under IT Schedule 70, but the FSA has fully addressed them, the GSA Office of the Inspector General says.