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Article Excerpt: It’s a familiar storyline in the federal government information technology business: Agencies waste billions of dollars on software. Big projects end up being terminated for budget overruns and failure to deliver results. No agency is as prone to … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: The Interior Department is looking for a cloud-based Enterprise eArchive System for capturing e-mail, social media, instant messaging and electronic documents. Interior intends to “procure an eArchive platform compliant with federal records capabilities necessary to capture all inbound … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: A former executive is admitting his role in a $20 million government contracting fraud scheme. Harold F. Babb pleaded guilty in Washington’s federal court on Tuesday to charges of bribery and unlawful kickbacks. Prosecutors say Babb is cooperating with … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: For acquisition personnel who are working on a contract of any significant dollar value, the fear of a protest is almost palpable. Although protests occur on only a small number of contracts overall, when it comes to contracts … Continue reading

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Article Excerpt: The federal government is one of the world’s largest customers, buying everything from automobiles, to food to weapons — and plenty of consulting services from private companies. But in an age of budget belt-tightening, federal agencies spent a … Continue reading

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