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Improving the Management of Federal Government IT Assets Through Better Communication with the IT Industry; Comments by ACT-IAC

 

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Abstract

In response to an Administration request for recommendations on how to improve government’s communication with industry as it relates to the acquisition of information technology resources, ACT-IAC submitted these comments.  The document:

  • Provides an assessment of the current state of government and industry communications ;
  • Identifies several  major barriers to greater communication between government and industry;
  • Recommends factors to be considered in developing a strategy for improving communications;
  • Recommends specific actions that should be included in a communications strategy;
  • Identifies areas where ACT-IAC can be of assistance to the Administration and the government IT community in addressing this issue; and
  • Provides a list of dos and don’ts for government and industry to improve the acquisition process.
Author (organization): 
ACT-IAC
 
Document type: 
Publication
 
Interests: 
Acquisition