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Department of Defense

Software standardization

Each service currently purchases various pieces of software to accomplish their jobs, unfortunately they do this with tunnel-vision rather than reviewing the already approved software across all agencies. What happens is that the Army will purchase one type of software (for example) to digitally sign documents, the Air Force will use something else, the Navy something else also. Each piece of software requires accreditation,... more »

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Department of Defense

Build Our Own Computers

Many government resources like the United States Air Force have a mandated process for purchasing new computers. The Air Force in particular must purchase computers through AFWAY in accordance with Instruction. Recently I purchased $14,000 worth of HP computers for my unit. I bought 20 microtowers from the limited selection AFWAY offered me. After a quick search on Google Products, the towers I purchased were only $50... more »

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Social Security Administration

Purchase Cabling/Networking Supplies AS NEEDED

We place "LARGE" orders to stock our warehouses full of cables in order to support us through the year, however, we don't always use all of the cabling that we stock because when the technology changes, so does the cabling requirement! This requires us to put a NEW order out for cabling of another specification, which leaves all of our previously purchased cables laying around... and the need to seek more warehouse room... more »

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