Security Clearance Backlog 2019: Why You Need to Keep Your Clearance Active

A comprehensive study from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) published in 2017 shows that for over half a decade, there has been a nearly insurmountable backlog of security clearance applicants. The security clearance backlog in 2019 is still an obstruction for those seeking clearance, which is why it is critical that professionals who have… 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 »

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 »

Keeping Up with the Changing Scope of Defense Acquisition

The defense acquisition landscape is changing. Once known as a constant in the defense community, the acquisition machine is experiencing some significant shifts as a result of impending retirements, new partnerships, re-organizations, and new legislation. The Changes Ahead for Defense Acquisition Retirement is Coming Soon for Many Acquisition Officials When looking at the Federal workforce,… Read more »