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Research Paper Winners – "OTA: Saint or Sinner?" and "Best Practices for Info Systems Using Agile or DevOps"

The DAU Alumni Association, in a cooperative program with the DAU Director of Research, awards cash prizes to the top three papers submitted for the Edward Hirsch Acquisition and Writing Award…

From  MARY KLEMMT 2 Months ago 0 likes 33 views 0  

The Agile Software Factory - What the Acquisition Team Needs to Know!

“The Agile Software Factory” included a panel discussion that examined the DoD “Agile” concept of operations for developing software factories; the latter to deliver software…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 2 Months ago 0 likes 33 views 0  

Risk Taking in Leading Rapid Capability Development Initiatives

The Honorable James "Hondo" Geurts, Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition, presented his leadership concepts, in his presentation on "Risk Taking in…

From  CHRISTEN GOULDING 2 Months ago 1 likes 778 views 0  

Motivated, Diverse and Highly Skilled Acquisition Workforce –Current Initiatives

The presenter for this classroom session was Mr. Jose M. Gonzalez, Director, Human Capital Initiatives. His presentation included an update on civilian workforce initiatives designed to bolster…

From  BILL BAHNMAIER 2 Months ago 0 likes 22 views 0  

Software is Never Done: DoD Software Acquisition and Practices Reform

The Defense Innovation Board (DIB) discusses the findings and preliminary recommendations of the Software Acquisition and Practices (SWAP) improvement study.The DIB was tasked by Congress and the…

From  SEAN BRADY 2 Months ago 0 likes 47 views 0  

Accelerating the Delivery of Weapon and Embedded System Software

Dr. Jeff Boleng, Special Advisor for Software Acquisition, to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, held a roundtable with the Defense Innovation Board (DIB) to discuss how…

From  SEAN BRADY 2 Months ago 2 likes 145 views 0  

Hot Topic Forum - Using DevSecOps to Create DoD Software Factories

March 7, 2019, Mr. Nicolas Chaillan, Special Advisor for Cloud Security and DevSecOps to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, presented his vision for how to transform DoD…

From  BILL BAHNMAIER 3 Months ago 1 likes 898 views 0  

Kessel Run Agile Imperatives for DoD

Lt Col Jeremiah Sanders, Program Manager, Air Force Air Operations Center (AOC) and Deputy Director of Kessel Run, presents the foundational understanding of why all DoD programs need to consider…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 4 Months ago 0 likes 412 views 1  

Capacity Team-Based Contract Approach

Dr. Matt Kennedy presents the Capacity Team-Based Contracting (CTBC) Approach. CTBC is one of many contractual flexibility approaches for Agile Acquisition to be realized for your organization.

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 4 Months ago 0 likes 98 views 0  

Scrum 101

Professor Chris Collins, DAU-SOUTH, presents Scrum 101, the basics of the agile methodology called Scrum.

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 4 Months ago 0 likes 96 views 0  

Complexity Level Contracting Approach

Dr. Matt Kennedy created this video as one of many approaches for the "Contracting for Change (Agile)" video series. The contracting approach uses complexity buckets to provide…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 5 Months ago 0 likes 146 views 0  

Contracting for Change (Agile)

Dr. Matt Kennedy continues to build on his "Agile Acquisition 101" video with an Agile Contracting Series; this is the Introduction to "Contracting for Change (Agile)" This video…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 5 Months ago 0 likes 160 views 0  

Changing Software Acquisition in DoD - Roundtable with the Defense Innovation Board

(Changing DoD's Software Acquisition Strategy, Workforce, Culture, and Metrics- A roundtable discussion with members of the Defense Innovation Board hosted by Dr. Jeff Boleng, Office of the…

From  SEAN BRADY 5 Months ago 1 likes 373 views 1  

Agile Acquisition 101

Dr. Matt Kennedy, Department of Treasury, describes the basics of Agile Acquisition in a Federal Government environment. He defines Agile Acquisition. Under Agile Acquisition, we provide a more…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 7 Months ago 2 likes 236 views 0  

USAF Agile Acquisition Contracting Outbrief Maj Gen Zabel v180723

Major General Sarah Zabel is leading the USAF's transition to an Agile Acquisition environment. This will provide better, faster, cheaper capability improvements to our warfighters. In her…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 10 Months ago 0 likes 185 views 0  

Coursera SW development specialization introduction University of Alberta

The University of Alberta offers an Agile Project Management Specialization to create better software using Agile Practices. This is an example of many COURSERA offerings to provide the DAU Students…

From  ROBERT SKERTIC 11 Months ago 0 likes 38 views 0