Operating your A&D supply chain in a DFARS compliant world

The Aerospace and Defense (A&D) sector is experiencing strong growth following multiple years of weak progress. Factors such as global tensions and aging fleets have combined with technological advancements, engineering innovation and superior product design to fuel this historic growth. The supply chains of these companies will continue to grow in complexity and size. As […]

Common questions about tools and methods of DFARS compliance

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There are many factors to consider as you address how to achieve DFARS compliance with new standards for information control. Here are a few questions and concerns that clients have shared regarding the controls, methods and tools associated with DFARS compliance: Will I need specific monitoring tools for compliance? In our experience, and based on […]

DFARS compliance software questions that you need to answer

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There’s a lot to consider as you create and work through a strategy to achieve DFARS compliance, with new standards for information control. One common area of concern is legacy applications and commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) software. A frequent question is what steps should companies take when they don’t support multi-factor authentication (MFA)? We hear this […]

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about DFARS compliance

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Many of the questions around the new DFARS standards are related to compliance and what it means in practice. DXC will hold a webinar on Sept 19, 2017 to help answer many of these questions. In the meantime, this blog entry offers answers to some of most common questions our clients have asked. What does […]