DoD’s Mentor-Protégé Program

  The Dept. of Defense’s Mentor-Protégé Program helps eligible small businesses expand their footprint in the defense industrial base. Under the program small businesses are partnered with … [Read more...]

DoD’s New Pilot Program for Innovative Products and Services

The Dept. of Defense has launched a new 4-year pilot program that will allow their Contracting Officers to buy ‘innovative goods and services’ without following formal RFP procedures. This class … [Read more...]

Government Shutdown – How Will it Affect Contracts?

Since 2015, agencies are required to keep and regularly update their documented shutdown plans. These plans vary significantly from agency to agency. Here's how a few of them have responded: DHS … [Read more...]

Dept. Defense Awards Contract to “Hack the Pentagon”

The Dept. of Defense hosted the first federal government ‘bug bounty program’ last spring. In the “Hack the Pentagon” pilot over 1,400 registered hackers tested the defenses of five DOD websites, and … [Read more...]

Does Your Company Have an Innovative Cyber Solutions Technology?

This summer, the Department of Defense will be inviting some ‘innovative’ IT companies to make presentations about their technologies and capabilities in the following areas: Cyber Situational … [Read more...]

The Army is Looking for American-Made Tools

The Army has posted a Market Research notice, looking for information on the availability of domestic sources for certain hand and measuring tools. Dept. of Defense regulation #225.7002-1 (known as … [Read more...]