Key Protest Decisions Contract/Task Order: Air Force SEEK EAGLE Office (AFSEO), Eglin Air Force Base, issued the SEEK EAGLE Modeling Analysis, and Tools Support (SEMATS 2) RFP (FA2486-16-R-0065) on December 2, 2015. The government awarded a single, IDIQ fixed-price contract to Engineering Research and Consulting, Inc. […]
The new administration seems intent on downsizing government and government programs, and they have four years to accomplish the task. The proposed budget cuts across civilian agencies and will impact contractors in a huge way.
Upcoming Events: There are many valuable government contracting events in the DC metro area, from networking happy hours to training seminars to opportunity overviews. We narrowed down three events that should be on your calendar. BD + Capture 101 Training, Presented by Red Team Consulting When: October […]
An agency isn’t required to cancel a small business set-aside solicitation when it becomes aware that only one small business is likely to submit an offer.
Upcoming Contracts We are tracking two major contracts expected to drop later this year; the DoD DISA Information Technology Enterprise Support Services (DESS II) solicitation and the Navy Cyber Information Technology Services — both with an expected drop date in September. Get more details and Red […]
This week on “Amtower Off Center”, host Mark Amtower interviews marketing pro Lou Anne Brossman of Government Marketing University on the state of government marketing and the October 13 GAIN conference.
- the role of content marketing
- LinkedIn and social selling
- events in GovCon
- account/agency based marketing (ABM)
- the GAIN conference
The Section 809 Panel, created by section 809 of the 2016 NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act) was tasked with finding ways to streamline and improve the defense acquisition process. The Panel has two years to do it.
We look at a few companies working to help government get better at purchasing.
Source: Getting Smarter about RFPs
This column was originally published on Roger Waldron’s blog at The Coalition for Government Procurement and was republished here with permission from the author.
On Aug. 30, the American Technology Council (ATC) issued for public comment its draft 36-point plan for federal IT modernization. The draft, “Report to the President on Federal IT Modernization,” sets forth a blueprint for IT modernization focusing on three broad implementation areas:
(1) Network modernization and consolidation;
(2) Shared services to enable future network architectures;
(3) Resourcing federal network IT modernization.
On November 6th and 7th, the Federal Chief Information Officers Council will host the first-ever, government-wide Federal Tech/Cyber Hiring and Recruitment Event at the Silver Spring Civic Building at Veterans Plaza in Silver Spring, MD.
The Federal Government is seeking top information technology and cybersecurity talent to fill critical skills gaps. Data architects, computer scientists, cyber analysts, engineers, mathematicians, and project managers are needed to defend the nation’s infrastructure, deliver digital services to the American people, and modernize the Federal Government’s IT systems and operations.