We all know that “moving at the speed of government” typically means that things will progress slowly. Government contracts are usually no exception, but recent efforts have been focused on changing that dynamic. The Department of Defense in particular has been working towards a rapid acquisitions model, particularly in the areas of R&D and prototyping. Capture2 is breaking down what this means for the industry. This first report in a series on Rapid Acquisitions focuses mainly on the area of Other Transaction Authority (OTA) contracts.