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What to Expect in a Full DCAA DFARS Business System Audit of Your Accounting System

A full DCAA Business System Audit can be the longest and one of the most difficult audits a government contractor can experience. In this blog, Redstone Government Consulting provides insight into how to prepare and what to expect, from initial risk assessment to audit results.

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Gaining Visibility and Control Over Your Large Projects

Gaining Visibility and Control Over Your Large Projects

Deltek is excited to introduce a new PM Compass feature, Integrated BCR (IBCR) for Cobra, Open Plan, and PM Compass clients. This new feature brings a true "What If' capability to assess changes across any number of change requests, across multiple projects, all in a non-destructive sandbox environment.

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CDA Claims Appeal Litigation

CDA Claims Appeal Litigation: Key Questions and Common Government Defenses

Federal government contract disputes are unique as federal claims are governed by specific regulations, which must be dealt with using particular procedures involving administrative review and special courts. Maria Panichelli, Partner and Chair of the Government Contracting Department at Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP shares several key fundamentals government contractors need to know.

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2021 Clarity Government Contracting Industry Study

Finance & Compliance Leaders Expect Revenue to Grow Even Though Clarity Government Contracting Results Show Problematic Profitability

Though 2020 seemed to harken back to the days of sequestration in 2014, with government businesses reporting a 10% decline in profitability, other finance and financial compliance results from the 12th Annual Deltek Clarity Government Contracting Industry Study are much more optimistic. For instance, the record federal spending during the year has leaders expecting revenues to increase. Go in depth with Deltek experts as they review the metrics and benchmarks.

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Preparing for CMMC Assessments

Preparing for CMMC Assessments

Government contracting businesses are starting to see the initial requirements for the Department of Defense’s (DoDs) Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) included in a variety of opportunities. What will assessors likely be looking for, and what should firms consider including in their readiness plans?

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Avoiding Common Pitfalls of CAS Transition

Avoiding Common Pitfalls of CAS Transition

Contracts that contain cost accounting standards (CAS) come with their own unique challenges. Sometimes there are exemptions. Sometimes they are modified rather than full coverage. All of it making preparing to meet the requirements that much more tricky. Learn the common concerns, questions and best practices for monitoring CAS applicability and the expectations government businesses will need to address.

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Department of Defense New IPMDAR Requirement

The "New" IPMDAR Has Been Released

The Department of Defense’s new IPMDAR requirement is a significant change to project performance reporting. Discover what is new, the impact it will have on how government businesses will manage their contracts and what to do to prepare.

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Customer Experience Moving to Costpoint Cloud Gibbs and Cox

Why Moving to the Costpoint Cloud Became Clear for a Government Contracting Architecture and Engineering Firm

How making the move to Deltek Costpoint in the cloud freed up people, resources and teams for one government contractor on the growth fast track. With the added benefits of meeting increasingly strict compliance requirements and anytime, anywhere flexibility.

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Seven Things GovCon Need to Know PPP Loans and Forgiveness

Seven Things Government Contractors Need to Know About PPP Loans and Forgiveness

A major deadline for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is approaching and many government contractors are wrestling with more questions than answers about first and second draw loans, applying for forgiveness and all the implications for their business. Deltek partner expert Baker Tilly reviews top questions and important resources to help navigate what’s next.

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Defining Project Based ERP

Defining Your Business and Selecting Systems That Help Rather Than Hinder

Government businesses that operate on a project-by-project basis need more from their day-to-day management systems and processes than basic enterprise resource planning (ERP). The nuance and detail needed for calculating costs, invoicing, time and expense all contribute to keeping a firm compliant in the eyes of government agencies. Learn how dedicated project-based ERP is different and what to seek in a system to navigate audits, project management and perform successfully in the government space. First in a series.

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