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Amid explosion in DoD’s use of OTAs, myths abound about how and whether to use them

DoD’s use of other transaction agreements has expanded ten-fold in the past five years, but even inside the acquisition workforce, there are still persistent…

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A defense acquisition professor’s advice on DoD innovation

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New Pentagon policy to accelerate use of 3D printing amid fresh cyber concerns

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DoD’s new Adaptive Acquisition Framework takes new approach to tailoring procurement strategies

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DoD efforts to improve software acquisition hampered by gaps in understanding workforce

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New government contracting center aims to fill independent research, education void

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GSA launches enhanced debriefing pilot, but why not make it permanent?

The General Services Administration wants to help vendors improve the quality of their future bid submissions through its new initiative, called INFORM.

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Trump to finally nominate OFPP administrator

The White House said President Trump intends to nominate Michael Wooten, the senior advisor for acquisitions at the Department of Education’s Federal…

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Hits keep coming for Navy in ‘Fat Leonard’ contract scandal

Five years after it broke open, the Navy’s contract scandal, “Fat Leonard,” is still producing indictments and prison sentences. For some perspective, Bruno Wengrowski joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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