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How U.S. Department of Defense CIOs Can Address Other Transaction Authorities

Published: 11 April 2018

ID: G00356567

Analyst(s): Katell Thielemann


Interest is growing within the Department of Defense for Other Transaction Authorities acquisitions, seen as a fast-track path for emerging technology adoption. In this document, we provide DoD CIOs with key considerations based on recent discussions with DoD leaders and vendors.

Table Of Contents


  • Authorities
  • Pros and Cons
  • Various OTA Paths
  • Other Tools Available

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