Archive for March 2017

The Trump Budget: Huge Increase in Defense Spending, Cuts for EPA and State

On Thursday, March 16, President Donald J. Trump released a $1.15 trillion budget proposal that reveals the White House’s budget priorities for 2018. The 53-page document is known as a “skinny budget,” which means the document is meant as a rough outline, with more details to come later in the year. Although skinny budgets are…

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Certificates of Networthiness: What Are They and Why Are They Important?

If a software company wants to work with the U.S. Army, Department of Defense, or any other federal organization, they must first obtain an official Certificate of Networthiness (CoN). This certificate, in addition to ensuring that any software meets high military standards, also serves as a strict security measure for the U.S. Army or other…

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