Feds need to check their health benefits this open season, even if they don’t intend on changing plans; the plans themselves could be changing.
Captain Scott Kraft, commander of Indian Head Explosive Ordinance Disposal Technology center, said there’s a need for investment in energetics to build a more joint, lethal force.
Federal News Network is tracking which members of the new Democratic House majority are vying for leadership positions that can have a direct impact on federal employees, including Speaker of the House and committee chairmanships.
Some experts say there’s more bipartisan agreement on federal issues than appears at first glance.
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Acquisition Kevin Fahey said the changes, including a large workforce reduction, have been in service of innovation and speedier acquisition
The Navy is exploring certain ways to speed up the process of building new ships, but it’s going to have to extend the lives of ships it currently has to reach a fleet of 355 ships anytime soon.
DoD Comptroller David Norquist said the audit forced the department to embrace data analytics on a more granular level, and that’s enabling better decision-making.
USDA says it won’t make the 2020 deadline for transitioning to GSA’s EIS telecommunications contract, while HUD says it will be close.
As industry continues to await one final RFP, DISA is examining policy changes that will help it implement its DEOS contract.
The Army added almost 200 more vendors to its RS3 contract, a C4ISR vehicle that is replacing the R2-3G contract.
A current collaboration on facial recognition technology between the Transportation Security Administration and Customs and Border Protection will eventually scale to all domestic air travel.
Current analysis shows about 60 percent of federal agencies are compliant with BOD 18-01 DMARC requirements one year after the directive was issued.
Much like every other agency in the federal government, the Navy is experimenting with how to implement the latest technological advancements to their mission.
HHS OIG wants stakeholders to know its cybersecurity team is preparing the department to handle incidents like the WannaCry ransomware attack.