Government Staffing Solutions

Reaching your greatest potential as an organization requires a range of highly skilled staff. According to a 2017 report from Inavero, 76% of U.S. hiring managers surveyed believe access to high-level talent is critical for their success. The vast majority of hiring managers also reported that sourcing quality staff had become increasingly difficult. For federal… Read more »

9 Government Contracting Industry Trends in I.T.

  If your organization aims to win contracts with the federal government, it’s important to stay informed about the latest government contracting industry trends. Knowing how contracts with the Department of Defense and other government entities are changing can allow you to adapt and better position your business to win upcoming contracts. Read about nine… Read more »

The Emerging Role of Data, Analytics, and AI in the Defense Industry

Artificial intelligence and data analytics continue to transform multiple industries within the private sector, and a similar disruption is also taking place in the defense industry. The use-cases for these technology innovations are wide-ranging. Applications include everything from improved information security to the faster analysis of threats on the battlefield. Here’s a quick overview of… Read more »

US Navy Awards Entrust Solutions as Prime for MSC ITESS Contract

Sentient Digital, doing business as Entrust Government Solutions, has won a five-year indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) $49M contract from the U.S. Navy to provide information technology engineering support to the Military Sealift Command. Entrust will help MSC develop and sustain command, control, communications and computer systems, the Department of Defense said Friday during the release of… Read more »

4 Elements You Need to Be Considered for a Government Contract

If your organization wants to work on contracts for the government or defense industry, it’s important to understand that the requirements are more rigorous than compared to the private sector. In fact, to place a successful bid, there are a few items that any company must first have in place. This is not surprising considering… Read more »

A Guide to the Ever-Evolving Trusted Computing Standards

At its most basic definition, trusted computing involves making computing and communication systems available, controllable, and secure. These related requirements become more complex when taking into account the extremely dynamic environment of the battlefield. Nevertheless, our military personnel and support need technology they can rely on no matter the situation. The constant evolution of trusted… Read more »

What is FedRAMP and How Can It Help My Business?

If your organization works on technology projects for the government and/or defense industry, you are likely familiar with the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program, better known as FedRAMP. The program standardizes the process for the security assessment, authorization, and monitoring of cloud-based services used for the government and military. Its ultimate goal is to… Read more »

6 Reasons You Should Outsource Your Project Management

When your company serves the government and defense industry, it’s a whole other environment compared to the regular business world. Different policies, procedures and requirements conspire to distract your focus from the technology project work in which your organization specializes. In this scenario, outsourcing project management duties can make plenty of sense. Let’s take a… Read more »

A Year in Review: The 2018 IT Industry

The defense industry in 2018 saw increased growth driven by a rise in military expenditure across the world. Technology innovations like blockchain and cybersecurity advancements also impacted the business sector, as companies sought to make their operations more efficient and secure. Still, multiple risks abound, especially in regard to competition, as well as being able… Read more »

Everything You Need to Know About the Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994

Any company doing business with the government needs a full understanding of the Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994 (FASA). It effectively modernized the contracting process for government work, ultimately making it easier for small and medium-sized businesses to get into the game. Fewer paperwork requirements helped facilitate the awarding of government contracts using electronic… Read more »