RCO, contractors prepare for new phase of ABMS acquisition program

By Sara Sirota / March 4, 2021 at 1:07 PM
The Air Force's Rapid Capabilities Office and Advanced Battle Management System contractors are planning for a new phase in the "internet of military things" program since the service established it as a more traditional acquisition effort. Former Air Force acquisition executive Will Roper in November assigned the RCO to be the "integrating" program executive office to buy and field ABMS solutions based on military requirements with designated timelines -- departing from the previous strategy that sought to deploy and upgrade...

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