Awards went to 23 small companies, almost a quarter of which are owned by service disabled veterans.
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Department’s science and technology branch has been reorganized into six technical areas to improve efficiency.
Sprint, which provides 30 percent of current telecommunications services, left out of massive procurement.
Lurita Doan tells lawmakers she can't remember details of Jan. 26 meeting at a GSA facility during which political issues were discussed.
Data management problems extend beyond Walter Reed, congressional staff member says.
Key GOP panel member says allegations against Lurita Doan will not stand up to scrutiny.
Old system is running out of addresses as more devices -- anything from ovens to aircraft -- become controllable remotely over the Internet.
Uncertain funding mechanisms and a poor governing structure are among the problems jeopardizing the effort to create a wireless network for first responders.
Communal approach will let the public submit existing inventions known as "prior art" and comment on their relevance to patent applications.
Department cites cost and compatibility issues in decision to hold off on updates.