One prime contractor is growing its own startups with promising technology

The government’s need for fresh technologies and innovation has rippled throughout its supply base. An emerging trend has prime contractors accelerating their investments in promising startups. A case in point: A $100 million fund established by Booz Allen Hamilton. For its aims and how it works, Federal Drive host Tom Temin spoke with Brian MacCarthy, Booz Allen’s vice president for tech scouting and ventures.