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Scrum 101

Scrum 101 v2: Professor Chris Collins, DAU-SOUTH, presents Scrum 101, the basics of the agile methodology called Scrum. This is part of his Agile Whiteboard Series of videos.

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From Paper to Product; We are DCMA

The Defense Contract Management Agency provides contract administration services for the Department of Defense, other federal organizations and international partners. The agency is an essential part…

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Best Practices for Evaluating Small Business Participation #5

Make the small business participation commitment contractual.

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Best Practices for Evaluating Small Business Participation #6

Best Practice #6: Establish other than ESRS, or SF-294, reporting requirements .

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Best Practices for Evaluating Small Business Participation #4

Best Practice #4: Use total contract value in small business participation commitment documents as appropriate .

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Best Practices for Evaluating Small Business Participation #3

Best Practice #3: State an MQR if appropriate.

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Best Practices for Evaluating Small Business Participation #2

Best Practice #2: Make the solicitation clear.

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Best Practices for Evaluating Small Business Participation #1

Best Practice #1: Require a small business participation commitment document from all offerors.

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DAU Lunch and Learn: Contract Types and Incentives

During this presentation, John Pritchard, Professor of Contract Management, Defense Acquisition University, will identify what drives the selection of a particular contract type and potential use of…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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COMMON SENSE: An Innovation Panel Address for Acquisition Revolutionaries

This panel - coordinated and moderated by Ms. Michelle Currier, the former President of the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) and currently on the NCMA Board of Visitors, shared their…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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