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(AP Photo/Alex Brandon)Former House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, speaks during a hearing on the FY2019 budget with Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford, and Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) and Chief Financial Officer David L. Norquist, on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 12, 2018 in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Buy vs. build debate for software heats back up with letter to White House

Three industry groups and 44 technology companies wrote a letter pressing the White House to make sure agencies are buying commercial software first before…

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IBM taps head of its New York state business to be new federal lead

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Call to change how agencies rate contractor performance rises to new level

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Senators join industry groups asking for extension of contractor pay provision

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Navy building more ‘strategic’ relationships with its key suppliers

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DoD testing secure cloud to help small contractors protect data

In a recognition that smaller firms don’t have the infrastructure to defend themselves against sophisticated attacks, DoD will experiment with a secure…

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FILE- This Dec. 27, 2018, file photo shows the Capitol Dome from the Russell Senate Office Building in Washington during a partial government shutdown. On Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, the Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits last week. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

Though the shutdown’s over for now, contractors expect a long road to recovery

Federal contractors used a variety of strategies to weather the shutdown’s impact on their cash flow, and expect a return to normalcy to take a long time.

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After 25 years, ACT-IAC leadership conference gets a whole new approach

For more than 25 years, the Executive Leadership Conference operated by the American Council for Technology and the Industry Advisory Council has drawn IT executives from government and industry.

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