Tag Archives: Federal Acquisition Service

Weekly Roundup Jan. 18 – Jan. 22 2016: Analysts Call Defense Stocks Steady in Wild Market & more

Jan. 18 – Jan. 22 2016 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson Volatility in financial markets has become a fact of life all over the world and has sent investors questioning where the opportunities are in the midst of headwinds such as declining …

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Six Companies Land Spots on $503M GSA Salesforce Support Services BPA

The General Services Administration has awarded six companies positions on a potential five-year, $503 million blanket purchase agreement for Salesforce integration and support services. The multiple-award BPA was awarded through GSA’s IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle and seeks to consolidate Salesforce maintenance, implementation and technical development requirements into a single acquisition vehicle, GSA …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 12 – Oct 16 2015: Frank Kendall Expands Thoughts on Defense Sector Consolidation Prospects & more

Weekly Roundup Oct 12 – Oct 16 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson The military’s chief weapons buyer took to the TV airwaves this week to expand further on his message that the defense prime contractor landscape should remain in …

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Weekly Roundup Oct 5 – Oct 9 2015: CNBC’s Jim Cramer Talks Up Defense Stocks as 3Q Earnings Season Looms & more

Weekly Roundup Oct 5 – Oct 9 2015 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson One of the most listened-to voices in business media singled out the defense sector and one of its biggest players as among the best performers during recent …

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18F Picks 16 Vendors Under Agile BPA; Denise Turner Roth Comments

The General Services Administration‘s 18F organization has named the 16 selected vendors on its Agile blanket purchase agreement as part of efforts to facilitate the acquisition of software products that utilize agile development. GSA said Friday the awards are under Pool Three and cover design and development services. The agency’s Pacific Rim Region will issue subsequent task …

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Casey Coleman to Join Unisys’ Federal Arm as Civilian Agencies Group VP; PV Puvvada Comments

Casey Coleman, formerly client executive vice president at AT&T‘s (NYSE: T) government solutions business, has joined Unisys (NYSE: UIS) as group vice president for civilian agencies at the company’s federal business. Unisys said Wednesday Coleman will oversee service and product delivery to the company’s federal civilian agency clients. “Her expertise in areas like cloud, mobility, security …

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Booz Allen to Build GSA Open Source Cloud Tool for Contract Mgmt

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE :BAH) has been awarded a five-year, $64.5 million contract to build an open source cloud computing platform platform for the General Services Administration‘s Federal Acquisition Service to manage acquisitions for agencies and contractors. The FAS’ office of integrated award environment sought a single, common services platform based …

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Tom Sharpe: GSA Aims to Cut Contract Duplication as OASIS Vehicle Starts Business

The General Services Administration has declared its OASIS professional services contract vehicle as ready for business after both the Government Accountability Office and the Court of Federal Claims have denied all protests related to the program. Federal agencies now have access to commercial and non-commercial professional services through OASIS, which GSA …

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Lockheed, Alliant Selected to Help Refresh GSA’s Acquisition Systems; Tom Sharpe Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Alliant Solution Partners will help the General Services Administration update business systems for the agency’s Federal Acquisition Service. The agency said Monday that the CAMEO and CAMEO small business task orders cover systems upgrade work on approximately 90 business applications and the company will also help maintain the systems. “GSA’s …

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Tom Sharpe: GSA Aims to Connect Agencies, Small Businesses Through OASIS

The General Services Administration has awarded 125 professional services contracts to a group of small businesses for work across the federal government. GSA awarded the contracts under its One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services Small Business vehicle, which aims to give agencies a single hybrid source for meeting both commercial and …

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