Providing the perspective of the Defense Industrial Base as the Department of Defense modernizes how it acquires the systems and services that equip America’s warfighters.
For decades, defense policymakers have been trying to improve how defense agencies use their budget authority to obtain the goods, services, technologies, and systems that allow the US military to prevail in battle. As the campaign to reduce waste and to enhance productivity of the defense acquisitions continues into a new era, NDIA has been a leading supporter of acquisition reform initiatives. By convening stakeholders and industry leaders, consulting with Congress on reform proposals, and publishing original research-based reports like Pathways to Transformation,* NDIA will be an important voice in the dialogue on the future of the defense acquisitions process.
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*This report was updated on August 18, 2021. For more information, please see the full press release.