Alan Chvotkin

Cloud moves at the IRS; zero trust in the Pentagon; solving the IT contracting logjam


On the latest episode of The Daily Scoop Podcast, an $11 billion cloud contract at DISA is on hold, the Defense Department’s zero trust journey is under way, and cloud computing deployments at the IRS.

More attention from Congress could lead to smoother EIS transition


Experts are hopeful Congress' recent interest in the EIS transition could give agencies a new urgency to move to the contract and reap the cost-savings benefits.

GSA will increase post-award feedback to offerers with INFORM 2.0


Many contractors would like to see the INFORM process adopted by all federal agencies, finding it fairer and more helpful in crafting future contract submissions.

Users blast new federal contracting website amid ongoing transition


"Is there an award for the worst government system launch ever?" says one complaint about

OMB’s new data center plan draws concerns


Rep. Gerry Connolly and others are calling for the White House to not ease off the pedal when it comes to data center consolidation.

PSC survey finds acquisition professionals are hopeful, despite tough climate


The survey said federal officials feel acquisition workforce skill is improving, despite continued headwinds in hiring and budget challenges.