Roger Waldron

  • Addressing cyber risks of e-commerce

    As cyber and supply chain issues continue to evolve, the success of the federal procurement system is contingent upon the government’s ability to secure and defend the nation’s digital information infrastructure.

  • Key trends for procurement in 2019

    Angela Styles, partner at Bracewell LLP, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the implication of Section 846, GSA’s eCommerce efforts, JEDI cloud procurement, and key trends shaping the federal procurement market.

  • Readily available multiple award schedule program

    The Coalition for Government Procurement highlights provisions in the Multiple Award Schedules program for federal customers that provide a readily available, streamlined process mirroring the commercial market through its thousands of contracts that provide tens-of-millions of items.

  • e-Commerce: To be or not to be

    There are many benefits associated with ensuring competition, but recent reform proposals for commercial e-Commerce raise concerns about whether competition will continue to be leveraged for agency purchasers.

  • Tracking defense acquisition trends in 2018

    Andrew Hunter of the Center for Strategic and International Studies joined Off the Shelf to discuss current trends in defense acquisition and the artificial intelligence ecosystem in national security.

  • Cloud, agile and IT modernization

    Tom Afferton, vice president of Civil Solutions at Northrop Grumman, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss IT modernization and how cloud migration, cyber protection and process automation are helping federal agencies meet customer needs.

  • Partial shutdown could cost the government $52M a day

    The suddenness of the partial government shutdown forced agencies and contractors to scramble over the last week to figure out who is working and who isn’t.

  • The e-commerce crossroad: Where is the market headed?

    Today the Coalition submitted comments in response to the General Services Administration’s Request for Information regarding commercial e-commerce portals.

  • 2018: The year in procurement

    Federal News Network Executive Editor Jason Miller, and Gormley Group president Bill Gormley, join host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the key policies, initiatives and programs that shaped the 2018 year in procurement.

  • 2018 the year of Multiple Award Schedules, what will 2019 bring?

    The General Services Administration has taken a series of steps to streamline the Multiple Award Schedule processes and increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the MAS program.