Dept of Homeland Security (DHS)

Comments Being Taken about New Rules Proposed by DHS

February 16, 2017 New DHS Acquisition Rules Proposal Could Disrupt Contracts, Hurt Small Business Source: MeriTalk, Eleanor Lamb, January 30, 2017 President Donald Trump on Monday celebrated a new executive order designed to eliminate regulations on small businesses. But a … Continued

New Acquisition Framework is Being Developed

October 21, 2016 Cutting through the Red Tape to Faster, Smarter Acquisition Source: GovTechWorks, Tobias Naegele, October 12, 2016 The fundamental mismatch between the speed of acquisition and the speed of government is an endless topic of conversation among government … Continued

IT Contractors Needed for Homeland Security

June 16, 2016 Homeland Security Wants Its Own Contract Vehicle for Agile Services Source: Nextgov, Mohana Ravindranath, May 27, 2016 The Homeland Security Department wants to jump on the agile bandwagon for its mobile and Web applications. DHS eventually wants … Continued

DHS Seeks to Improve Industry Relationship

December 10, 2015 Why DHS causes more headaches for industry than any other agency Source: Federal News Radio, Nicole Ogrysko, November 12, 2015 A culture of fear and lack of consistency at the Homeland Security Department are perpetuating a fractured … Continued

Steps Taken to Broaden Small Business Participation at DHS

GAO: DHS steps help small business gain more contracting opportunities, but more data needed Source: FierceHomelandSecurity, Article written by Dibya Sarkar, published June 29, 2015 The Homeland Security Department has taken several key steps to broaden small business participation in … Continued