• Highlights:TechLeader.TV on Procurement – Bid Sync going away; Final Calnet3 Categories RFP/IFB’s coming, may disappoint some; Vendor performance scorecard coming in 2015 & new incentive-based contracting under consideration; STAR makes FSR’s go away – in 2015?? Statewide Technology Procurement Division’s (STPD) big five procurements for 2015 & more…

    February 3rd, 2015 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
    Highlights:TechLeader.TV on Procurement – Bid Sync going away; Final Calnet3 Categories RFP/IFB’s coming, may disappoint some; Vendor performance scorecard coming in 2015 & new incentive-based contracting under consideration; STAR makes FSR’s go away – in 2015?? Statewide Technology Procurement Division’s (STPD) big five procurements for 2015 & more…

    Our TLTV show focusing on State of California procurement had many highlights: Regardless of FI$CAL Rollout problems, State Procurement still scheduled to switchover from Bid Sync on July 1, 2015. Will state be ready? Are vendors prepared? CalNet3 remaining categories for wireless and satellite voice […]

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    Jim Butler and Marnell Voss – January 22, 2015

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    Jim Butler and Marnell Voss – January 22, 2015 Jim Butler and Marnell Voss – January 22, 2015

    January 22, 2015 with TLTV Special Guest Jim Butler, DGS Deputy Director,  State Purchasing Officer and Marnell Voss, Deputy Director, CalTech, Statewide Technology Procurement Division Techleader.tv requires Adobe Flash Player. This can be downloaded for free here: Flash Player. Adobe Flash Player is a free download for […]

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    TechLeader.TV with Jim Butler, DGS Deputy Director, State Purchasing Officer & Marnell Voss, Deputy Director, CalTech, Statewide Technology Procurement, JAN 22, 2015, 11:30 AM PT

    January 9th, 2015 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , ,
    TechLeader.TV with Jim Butler, DGS Deputy Director, State Purchasing Officer & Marnell Voss, Deputy Director, CalTech, Statewide Technology Procurement, JAN 22, 2015, 11:30 AM PT

    Next Program with Jim Butler, Deputy Director, DGS  and State Chief Purchasing Officer     Marnell Voss, Deputy Director, CalTech, Statewide Technology Procurement Live Webcast Hosted By John Thomas Flynn   Jim Butler oversees the state’s $10 billion annual purchasing, and some of the most relevant, […]

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    New California Procurement Negotiation Regs: Revision to Negotiation Process Procedures under Public Contract Code 6611

    September 7th, 2012 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , ,
    New California Procurement Negotiation Regs: Revision to Negotiation Process Procedures under Public Contract Code 6611

    Department of General Services Procurement Division 707 Third Street, Second Floor, West Sacramento, CA 95605 (916) 375-4400 (800) 559-5529   Broadcast Date:  September 6, 2012                                           Bulletin #: P-14-12 TO:    Purchasing Authority Contacts (PACs)           Procurement and Contracting Officers (PCOs)                     RE:    Revision to Negotiation […]

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    TechAmerica/Deltek State of California IT Seminar Event Produces Some Surprises

    September 6th, 2012 by admin Categories: Blogs Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
    TechAmerica/Deltek State of California IT Seminar Event Produces Some Surprises

    TechAmerica/Deltek State of California IT Seminar Event Produces Some Surprises: Negotiated procurement the new norm – PCC See 6611 Chapter 2 – Procurement Planning Best Value replacing Low cost procurement DGS, Tech Agency IT Procurement Roles/Responsibilities “developing” State CIO chastises state & vendors for Bait […]

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