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DAU Blogs feature expert commentary and informed analysis on the latest acquisition topics, as well as research highlights on the policy issues that matter to the Defense Acquisition Workforce


Defense Acquisition Credentials
On behalf of our DAU Contracting colleagues, we are pleased to announce the deployment of DAU’s newest defense acquisition credential, entitled “CCON 028 Contracting for Logistics & Sustainment…
US Capitol
Welcome to part two of our regular bi-monthly summary of recent Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports and primers on a range of defense, weapon system, acquisition, sustainment, product…
The Department of Defense last week issued a newly updated Volume 5 of DoD Manual 4140.01 entitled “DoD Supply Chain Materiel Management Procedures: Delivery of Materiel”. The changes were primarily…
IPS Elements
Welcome to the final offering in this ten-part DAU LOG Blog series focusing on Integrated Product Support (IPS) Element-based DAU learning assets available to support your professional development…
Product Support
As we regularly share each month, your DAU teammates offer a wide range of learning assets to support your personal professional development journey. A great place to start includes a growing…