IT Modernization at the VA; Latest round of Stars III awards; CIOs bringing CX front and center
On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, a highlight from VA CIO Kurt DelBene’s testimony at a recent IT modernization hearing on Capitol Hill, former Commissioner at GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service Alan Thomas explains his takeaways from the latest Stars III awards and Maximus’ Simon Szykman on IT’s role in implementing the CX EO.
GSA announces second cohort of STARS III awardees
Over 500 business from across the U.S. were given spots on the $50 billion IT contract vehicle.
GSA developing tool to analyze new GWAC data
The two-part plan involves creating a tool that analyzes acquisition data and delivers insights.
GSA makes 426 awards on $50B STARS III contract with more to come
Task orders will be issued after GSA gives a notice to proceed later this summer.
CMMC language is in GSA’s latest contracts, but requirements will be order-specific
Applying CMMC levels on an order-by-order basis will help meet agencies' specific needs.
Small business GWAC awards and a new RFP are coming soon, GSA official says
GSA wants to use STARS III and Polaris to introduce competition at the task order level and expand government's pool of small business IT contractors.