• RPA more than a passing fad, just look at the data

    The General Services Administration launched a robotics process automation community of practice to collect and share best practices across government.

  • Bid protest win continues to show fragility of multiple-award contracts

    GSA rescinded awards to 81 small businesses after a Court of Federal Claims decision showed the agency erred in its evaluations of proposals.

  • Content marketing & RFPs

    Business development and capture guru Carl Dickson joins host Mark Amtower to discuss a variety of topics including multiple forms of content marketing and how it fits into each stage of the procurement process. February 29, 2016

  • SEWP is on!

    Joanne Woytek, program manager of the NASA SEWP program, joins host Mark Amtower to talk about SEWP V. June 8, 2015

  • NASA SEWP lowers fees for agencies

    When it rolls out its fifth version next month, NASA’s SEWP will have the lowest fees of any governmentwide acquisition contract. It will charge less than 0.4 percent to participating agencies. SEWP IV fees are 0.45 percent, compared to the General Services Administration’s 0.75 percent.

  • NASA names SEWP V contractors

    NASA has awarded spots on the latest version of its governmentwide technology contract to 43 firms. It plans to add more names to that list within a few days. Agencies will be able to buy through SEWP V beginning next month.

  • All things SEWP

    Joanne Woytek, program manager of NASA SEWP talks about the government wide contract vehicle and its goals and missions for the future. June 18, 2012(Encore presentation July 16, 2012)

  • NIH’s GWAC adjusts to new procurement rules to cut waste, increase competition

    The National Institutes of Health has more than a decade of experience under its belt administering a governmentwide acquisition contract (GWAC).

  • NIH makes first set of awards under CIO-SP3 GWAC

    The agency picks 10 service disabled veteran-owned small businesses (SDVOSBs) for its CIO-SP3 Small Business GWAC. NIH will make other small business and full-and-open awards in the coming month.

  • NASA kicks off SEWP V planning

    The space agency will reach $10 billion in sales in 2012 under the SEWP IV governmentwide acquisition contract. Joanne Woytek said there is a lot of industry interest in the next iteration of the contract.