Government Contracting

A great place to engage with industry experts and stay up to date on insights, technology trends and best practices to succeed in government contracting.

the art of navigating cost-plus contracts

The Art of Navigating Cost-Plus Contracts

Cost-Plus contracts, as the name suggests, are contracts where the government reimburses the contractor for costs incurred during execution of the contract. When evaluating accounting systems, contractors should look for a system that natively provides the functionality, controls and reporting for financial compliance, with built-in DCAA or DCMA audit support. Learn what considerations you should make to ensure success managing Cost-Plus contracts.

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Deltek Invests in Cybersecurity and Compliance to Help Government Contractors Power Project Success

Deltek has invested in cybersecurity and compliance initiatives to keep up with the ever-changing regulatory environment government contractors face today.

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Deltek Clarity. Now open: 2022 GovCon Industry Survey. Ensure your voice is heard.

Deltek’s 2022 Clarity Government Contracting Survey is Open

Participate in the 2022 Clarity Government Contracting survey and use the results to make better-informed decisions about optimizing your business.

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Is Cybersecurity and Compliance a Priority for Your GovCon Business?

The regulatory environment is quickly evolving, causing confusion and uncertainty about meeting regulations. This uncertainty opens companies up to vulnerabilities. If your business doesn't meet compliance requirements, how can you remain competitive in such a turbulent market?

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Teamwork and Technology

3 Ways to Simplify the Source to Pay Cycle with Costpoint

In the government contracting space, many companies will spend up to 40% or 50% of their costs procuring goods and services. They are often dealing with multiple subcontractors, material suppliers, and numerous methods of communication, making it a complicated process to navigate. Read this blog to find out how Costpoint can help you simplify the source to pay cycle in three key ways.

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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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Managing Projects with Earned Value Management

Managing Projects with Earned Value Management

The top benefits of using earned value management (EVM) to guide projects through potential issues with objective measures and analysis.

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Three Ways Costpoint Makes Payroll Easy

Three Ways Costpoint Makes Payroll Easy

More effectively managing payroll isn’t usually on the short list of important considerations for small government businesses on the growth fast track. Discover why prioritizing the payroll process can be a vital contributor to improving business function, and the three ways Deltek Costpoint can make it easy.

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