We are encouraged to spend more money than necessary. By doing this, we are rewarded by more money for the following fiscal year (instead of punished). Businesses work the opposite way. It seems ludicrous to encourage waste instead of rewarding efficiency.
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Over the past three decades, DOD IT investments have grown steadily, but at the expense of outsourcing of key engineering expertise and technologies to systems integrators (Defense Contractors), as directed by congress. Having gained that key personnel and technology expertise, those companies have been able to exert a high degree of influence over program decisions, typically even performing duties traditionally reserved... more »