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NTIA's Friedman: Transparency is basic tool for informing better procurement decisions

October 17, 2018 |
Mariam Baksh
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More transparency is needed in order to help resolve the significant challenges facing government acquisition officials poised to receive substantial funds to modernize government IT systems for cybersecurity, according to a key Commerce Department official.

“Once we have this level of transparency into what's in our products, we'll be able to do a lot more and start to implement a lot of the thornier aspects that folks have been working on for a while,” said Allan Friedman, director of cybersecurity...

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