Strategic Principles for the e-Commerce Platform Pilot

Earlier this week, the Coalition’s e-Commerce Working Group submitted written comments in response to the General Services Administration’s (GSA) December 15, 2017 notice, which solicited feedback regarding an e-Commerce pilot required by Section 846 of the Fiscal...

Contractor Resources for Possible Government Shutdown

Congress has until midnight on Saturday, Jan. 20 to avoid a government shutdown, after buying themselves a little more time back in December with another short-term continuing resolution to keep the government open through Jan. 19. The Coalition has compiled a list of...

Happy Holidays & Thank You

Thank you to all the Coalition members for your strong support in 2017! In a year of continuing change, the transition to a new Administration provided an opportunity for a renewed focus on government-wide procurement policy, commercial item contracting, and...

Questions Continue Regarding DoD’s Cloud Forecast

Recent DoD initiatives raise a consequential and far-reaching issue regarding the ability of the government to move from one commercial cloud vendor to another. As the Coalition for Government Procurement has stated in two previous blogs, for true innovation, “A...

Testimony on MSPV Program

The Coalition for Government Procurement was honored to testify this week before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs during a hearing on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical/Surgical Prime Vendor (MSPV) program. The Veterans Health Administration and...

Unsettled Forecast for DoD Cloud

On October 30, the Department of Defense (DoD) published a Request for Information (RFI) seeking input from industry regarding how to best acquire an enterprise-wide cloud services architecture to support the needs of DoD both domestically and internationally....