Posts from GovConDaily for 08/09/2018

Perspecta Lands $467M USPS IT Support Contract Spot; Mac Curtis Comments

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) has won a spot on a potential $467 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to develop and maintain information technology applications for the U.S. Postal Service…
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DoD, NASA, GSA Seek Feedback on Standard Collection of Voluntary Contracting Comments

The Defense Department, NASA and the General Services Administration seek comments on a proposal to establish a standard method for collecting voluntary feedback from government contractors regarding contracts and solicitations…
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USAF Uses Alpha Jets to Support Chase Plane Test Missions

The U.S. Air Force 412th Operations Group is using Alpha Jets as test support units for chase planes. The move comes in an effort to augment the service branch’s chase plane fleet that delivers visual feedback and documentation to provide safety support, Edwards Air Force Base said Monday
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CIA, Army Vet John Mulholland Joins Klas Telecom Government as Special Board Adviser

John Mulholland, former associate director of military affairs at the CIA, has joined Klas Telecom Government to guide the company’s board of directors as a special adviser. He will provide the company’s board strategic guidance built on experience in leading the country’s elite military forces, the communications firm said Thursday…
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ECS Federal to Support Army Program Mgmt Office

ECS Federal has won a potential five-year, $18.7 million contract to provide support services to the U.S. Army’s program management office. The Army Contracting Command received four bids for the hybrid contract via the internet and obligated the full amount of the award from fiscal 2017 and 2018 research, development, test and evaluation funds, the Defense Department said Wednesday
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Treasury Invites Agency CFOs to Enact Proposed Financial Mgmt Initiatives

The Treasury Department’s Bureau of the Fiscal Service has invited chief financial officers at federal agencies to translate into action any of the 10 initiatives outlined in a publication describing the Bureau’s vision for financial management…
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ICE Vet Peter Edge Named SOSi VP for Corporate Security; Julian Setian Comments

Peter Edge, formerly acting deputy director at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, has joined SOS International as vice president of corporate security at the Reston, Va.-based government services contractor…
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Report: Data Center Infrastructure Mgmt System Offers Path to Address Gov’t IT Efficiency Goals

The Data Center Infrastructure Management strategy could help information technology leaders at federal agencies comply with the Data Center Optimization Initiative as part of the implementation of the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act, FedTech Magazine reported Wednesday
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GAO Urges DHS to Modify Development Process for Acquisition Requirements

The Government Accountability Office has recommended to the Department of Homeland Security to implement different approaches to clarify operational requirements for the acquisition programs of the department’s agencies…
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Air Force Issues RFI on Enterprise Service Desk, End User Devices

The U.S. Air Force has posted a request for information on enterprise service desk and end user devices as the service branch aims to increase mission effectiveness with the use of commercial technology platforms…
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