In today's Federal Newscast, former venture capitalist Michael Kratsios is tapped to become the next U.S. chief technology officer.
Members of the Defense Innovation Board described their initial set of recommendations to fix DoD software acquisition. The Pentagon said it plans to start implementing them right away.
DoD is releasing new policy and a handbook on recent acquisition authorities given to it by Congress.
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 Defense Department's final solicitation for the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure is worth up to $10 billion over 10 years, and will go to a single vendor.
Ellen Lord, who leads the new Office of Acquisition and Sustainment, is trying to fulfill Defense Secretary James Mattis’ third line of effort to bring business reforms to the Defense Department.
Software acquisition issues are hurting the Air Force's ability to move into the future, and one official is highlighting the service’s weaknesses in software regarding intellectual property and hiring.
The new acquisition and sustainment office taps Jeff Boleng to run software acquisition.
DoD's acquisition, technology and logistics split is finally here and this is what workers can expect.
Deputy Defense secretary Patrick Shanahan alters the membership of DoD's Cloud Executive Working Group, removing its acquisition chief, adding its CIO.
Borrowing from an existing exemption for foreign military sales, DoD wants more flexibility to waive its requirement for vendors to supply cost and pricing data in domestic procurements.
The Army has its eyes set on closing the gap between technology life cycles and acquisition cycles.
Other Transaction Authority contracts are gaining popularity in the Pentagon and military services.
The Air Force is creating a blanket charter based on its RCO that will help acquisition programs move faster.