From creating digital fix-it squads to promoting unorthodox methods of buying technology, the five in-depth stories in the ebook explore how the government and Congress are tackling IT reform and the forecast for success.
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The administration issued a request for information about new contracting and acquisition models for cloud services. Responses are due in March.
Complaint against global security firm depicts Mad Men culture at ‘guys with guns’ company.
The postal service wants to change over its fleet by 2018.
Overall, the total federal IT budget proposed by the president would tick up to $86 billion, a 2.7 percent increase above the current year’s levels.
Defense contracting and FDA oversight of medical products come closer to getting off the list.
In the coming months, Amazon Web Services will launch an IC-only cloud marketplace that aims to shake up the way spy agencies purchase software.
Multiple Capitol Hill sources confirmed to Nextgov that IT acquisition and operations and veteran health care are now included.
Don’t worry: Aquilent says it won’t be a cloud broker in name only.
Officials at the General Services Administration and 18F are now sending a message to the traditional contracting industry: We need your help, too.