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Vision and Goals

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Value Proposition

IAE is one of 24 e-government initiatives in The President's Management Agenda.


A secure business environment that facilitates and supports cost-effective acquisition of goods and services in support of mission performance.


  • Create a simpler, common, integrated business process for buyers and sellers that promotes competition, transparency and integrity.
  • Increase data sharing to enable better business decisions in procurement, logistics, payment and performance assessment.
  • Take a unified approach to obtaining modern tools to leverage investment costs for business related processes.
  • Objectives

  • Deploy a single point of registration and validation of supplier data accessed by all agencies.
  • Implement a central point for consolidated collection and access of statistical and management information related to government acquisitions.
  • Implement a directory of GWAC and MAC contracts to simplify selection and facilitate leverage of Government buying.
  • Develop a standard glossary and vocabulary to facilitate exchange of data between and within agencies.
  • Transform intra-governmental ordering and billing to enable universal electronic processes, reduce payment and collection problems, and enable swift and accurate revenue and expense elimination processes for preparing consolidated financial statements.