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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


Government Accountability Office (GAO)
The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) yesterday released a new report of interest to the DoD life cycle logistics, product support, sustainment, business-financial management, and cost…
Idea Light Bulb
Good Friday morning, life cycle logisticians! A quick DAU LOG Blog to let you know that our DAU Business and Cost Estimating colleagues have deployed an important new online training course of…
Integrated Product Support
As the month draws to a close, permit me to take a moment to provide you, the defense acquisition workforce member, with a summary of our February 2024 DAU LOG Blog posts in case there are any recent…
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 Support Delta Course
As many DoD life cycle logisticians and product support managers are already aware, DAU’s highly acclaimed, highly attended, and high-impact 2023 Product Support Delta Course webinar series wrapped…
Defense Acquisition Credentials
Wanted to share some exciting news with the life cycle logistics functional community. Our Business-Financial Management and Cost Estimating colleagues here at DAU have deployed an important new…
Releasing Information
Co-hosted by the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) and the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) next week’s NEXUS event will be focused on “Connected Acquisition Teams Get it…
The Pentagon
Closely aligning with the National Defense Strategy (NDS), the adaptive acquisition framework (AAF), the defense acquisition workforce, and the DoD life cycle logistics functional area, the National…
Aircraft Maintenance
For interested members of the DoD life cycle logistics, product support, sustainment, and maintenance communities to check out information about the 2024 Commercial Technologies for Maintenance…
DAU Headquarters, Ft Belvoir VA
Good Monday morning! A quick DAU LOG Blog to let our defense acquisition workforce colleagues know that DAU is offering eight highly-engaging, no-cost, multi-disciplinary, live webinars on a…