Rely too much on standardization and sapping creativity, or using automation but not redeploying talent on higher-level work, and talent might flee, according to an industry analyst.
Federal market observers expect the House to increase oversight of the executive branch — and by extension its funding priorities — but not necessarily in ways that disrupt substantial investments in national defense and IT modernization.
A dozen companies will set up “centers of excellence” to guide IT modernization initiatives throughout the federal government.
NGEN-R is a follow-on to the five-year, $3.5 billion contract maintaining and modernizing the Navy’s IT networks. Some of the biggest names in federal contracting are vying for it.
It underscores the challenges companies face when they find their brands ensnared in Trump-related controversy, if not outright personal ire.
The General Services Administration has won a protest battle in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims over the Alliant 2 Unrestricted contract vehicle and can move ahead with the massive IT services program.
So-called other transaction authorities, or OTAs, are seen as a way to accelerate the Pentagon’s slow and complex buying process. But are they ripe for abuse?
General Dynamics’ first-quarter financials, which it shared Wednesday, will be the last time it reports results for its Information Systems & Technology business segment, and the numbers underscore why the blockbuster $9.7 billion deal to buy CSRA Inc. is so key for the Falls Church defense contractor.
“We believe that applying strict assessment criteria in selecting our business pursuits is critical to long-term, sustained performance,” COO Kathy Warden says during the company’s first-quarter earnings call.
The already accelerated pace of 2017 continued through the first three months of the year. Are we on pace for a record-setting 2018?