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Federal government and private sector collaborations

When the government and private citizens get together on a project, large or small, great things can happen. Or not. Continue reading

Will Pricing at the IDIQ Level Disappear?

The change could lead to the creation of contract vehicles that use only technical factors to evaluate bidders, leaving pricing competition to take place at the task order level. Source: Will Pricing at the IDIQ Level Disappear? – Nation Analytics

2016 Holiday Charity Bash™: We Did It, Loved It (and Have Pics Too)!

Oh what fun it is to Bash with the The ASBC today! Continue reading

Photos from the 2016 Holiday Charity Bash™ 12/7 in Tysons Corner

The 2016 Holiday Charity Bash™ has come and gone and is now just a memory. The kind of memory that results in great things being done to help our troops and their families and results in deals being set up and taken down based on the great networking! It’s never to early to start getting ready for the 2017 Holiday Charity Bash™ on December 6 in Tysons Corner! Continue reading

A Pre-Holiday Charity Bash™ Poem!

T’was the 2nd of December and the day it draws near, For friends and colleagues from Govcon to appear. At the location selected, the one called Convene, That offers libations and really good cuisine! We’ll gather on the 7th, six hours after Noon, To celebrate the season, we’ve got the whole room. To network and … Continue reading

Simplified Acquisitions Impact on Small Business – FY2016 (YTD)

This is for everyone who has ever wondered about the federal agency buys known as ‘Simplified Acquisitions’ and if they really matter. Continue reading

[Army] CHESS Has Another Move

In January 2016, Computer Hardware Software and Solutions (CHESS) launched its reverse auction capability through the CHESS IT e-mart website, designed to drive down the total cost of acquisition and increase savings to the buyer. Source: CHESS Has Another Move

Sneak Peek of the 2016 Holiday Charity Bash™ Venue!

There are still a few tickets left! Click here to make sure you don’t miss the best GovCon networking fundraiser of the holiday season! Here’s Sneak Preview of the 2016 Holiday Charity Bash Venue! from Guy Timberlake on Vimeo.    

Veterans program builds world’s largest genetic database

“The Million Veteran Program is really aimed at understanding how our genes, the environment we live in, and our lifestyle all interact to influence our health and disease,” Continue reading

DoD to begin piloting replacement for Common Access Card after Christmas

DoD CIO Terry Halvorsen said he had asked the IT industry to submit proposals for advanced ID management technologies that deliver “ten factor” security without the use of smart cards or any other additional hardware, and that four such proposals are already on his desk awaiting his review Continue reading