recommended reading

DEFENSE - ALL ARTICLES

Results 5811-5820 of 6000

Defense bill includes major contracting reforms

October 1, 2008 Measure headed to President Bush's desk would increase transparency and competition.

ODNI: Trade-off information security for good intel

September 30, 2008 Director of National Intelligence issues security directive that could change how agencies build, validate and approve IT systems.

Enterprise Risk Management

September 29, 2008 -

What's Brewin: The AHLTA Syndrome

September 29, 2008 Defense isn't taking advantage of an opportunity to revamp the applications behind a much-maligned electronic health records system.

New manager takes on troubled border security program

September 29, 2008 Air Force Col. Mark Borkowski said he will determine if SBInet has the right management structure, authorities and personnel, and will review whether Boeing ...

Pentagon cost overruns defy easy solutions

September 26, 2008 Overruns in the military's top 95 procurement programs have increased $295 billion since 2000, according to GAO.

Office to oversee sharing military health records behind schedule

September 25, 2008 Delay could make Defense and VA miss 2009 deadline to share patient files.

Congress questions Homeland Security's approach to nuclear detection

September 25, 2008 GAO, scientists: Key acquisition programs are failing to deliver on promises.

Panel explores potential bias against minority contractors

September 25, 2008 Researcher suggests updating and fine-tuning limits on the personal net worth of business owners participating in two federal programs.

Congressional panels blast oversight of Navy network project

September 25, 2008 Armed Services committees ask for regular updates on the acquisition strategy and schedule for the Next-Generation Enterprise Networks program.