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Other Transaction Authority is a valuable means to tap non-traditional and small businesses via a rapid, flexible agreement. The DoD IG, GAO, and GMU reported on OTAs with some insightful findings.
To increase velocity requires changing the culture to support an agile mindset and agile processes. And that’s a tall order.
Assessing DoD against key agility factors shows the bureaucracy is not effectively responsive to changes in this dynamic national security environment.
Pilot programs are well intended experiments of enterprise reforms, yet the burdens and resistance impede impact.
INDOPACOM needs capabilities delivered in the 2024-2027 threat window to deter or defeat China. Here are five avenues DoD can take to deliver at the speed of relevance.
DoD should cut planned operational lifespans for major weapon systems in half or shorter.
What Should The Defense Acquisition Community Learn From Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine? It’s time to start asking some big questions.
Former USD(A&S) Ellen Lord and PSC CEO David Berteau discuss defense innovation and the industrial base with SASC.
To harness leading defense and commercial technologies for mission impact, DoD must invest in a key linchpin role.
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