The SIGNAL Blog

The Bottom Line: Three Excellent Reasons to Go on Vacation

June 9, 2015
By Maryann Lawlor
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Technology is a wonderful way to stay in touch, but it’s summer and time to put gadgets away for a bit. Whether you live in a region with year-round sunshine or brutal winters, taking those paid vacation days benefits not just you and your family but also the economy.

Bid Protests: Whose Fault Are They? (Take II)

June 8, 2015
By Al Krachman, Esq.



With limited exceptions, all protests originate with disappointed bidders, so on the surface, all protests are the fault of contractors. But how did the contractor find itself with the need to protest?

The Twitter Hare Versus the Government Turtle

June 4, 2015
By Lewis Shepherd



The intelligence community must find a way to work with the private sector, or it risks falling dangerously behind in the key technologies that are reshaping society.

How to Innovate in this Era of Constrained Budgets

June 4, 2015
By Brian Fogg

Innovation and invention are not synonymous terms. In an ideal environment, invention could be the ultimate panacea for the challenges we currently face, especially in an era where we have gone from an "ideal” world to one that is “good enough."

Time for a Cyber Concierge

June 3, 2015
By Glenn Kesselman



If individuals or organizations are not pursuing even the most basic cyber hygiene measures, then they may need a cyber concierge to set them straight.

Insight Receives Two Software Assurance Awards

June 1, 2015

Insight Public Sector Inc., Tempe, Arizona, is being awarded $30,934,596 for call MU01 against a previously awarded blanket purchase agreement (N66001-15-A-0001) to procure Microsoft brand name enterprise licenses and support, known as software assurance. The company also is being awarded $18,401,694 for call MU02 under the same contract. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

 

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