DoD aims to get more companies through FedRAMP pipeline

DoD officials plan to have a call with the industry soon to clarify the latest FedRAMP equivalency memo.

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How to keep new policy from making procurement less efficient

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Who says small innovators can’t get big federal contracts?

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Why services contractors have a difficult landscape to cross

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FILE - In this June 19, 2019, file photo cargo containers are stacked on a ship at the Port of Los Angeles in Los Angeles. The market for small businesses cooled for the third straight quarter. That report comes from BizBuySell.com, an online marketplace for small companies that counted 2,444 transactions reported by business brokers from April through June, down 9.6% from 2,705 in the second quarter of last year. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

Buy American initiative may push federal contractors to study shipping rules more closely

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(Getty Images/iStockphoto/Phototreat)Aerial of the Pentagon, the Department of Defense headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, near Washington DC, with I-395 freeway on the left, and the Air Force Memorial up middle.

NIST 800-171 compliance for DoD suppliers: Three new critical items to focus on

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Give DoD a little credit for its cyber certification program

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program is moving fast but in a transparent manner.

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Contractors will need to start keeping track of fake parts they come across

In today’s Federal Newscast, acquisition authorities have made a proposed rule final, to keep phony parts out of systems the government buys.

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New rule could change how Pentagon pays fixed-price contracts

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Defense Department is looking to require all fixed price contracts be paid out through performance-based contractual payments.

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