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  • Deltek: $160B in FY 2014 GovCon Opportunities Up for Grabs - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek: $160B in FY 2014 GovCon Opportunities Up for Grabs

    Deltek's survey of current government contracting opportunities forecasts up to $160.7 billion in potential awards for fiscal year 2014, including many contract vehicle recompetes, the Washington Post reported Monday. Jennifer Sakole, a Deltek principal research analyst, writes the Army holds the top three most lucrative deals listed in Deltek’s analysis. Those include the potential $30 […] More

  • Deltek Connects Customers to SmartProcure Govt Orders Database; Jeff Rubenstein Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek Connects Customers to SmartProcure Govt Orders Database; Jeff Rubenstein Comments

    Deltek will gives its customers access to Florida-based civic technology firm SmartProcure's database of government purchases for viewing market trends. Users of Deltek GovWin IQ can view state and local government orders using SmartProcure's database and work to gain insights into the market, Deltek said Thursday. Jeff Rubenstein, founder and CEO of SmartProcure, said the […] More

  • Deltek Forecasts Outsourcing Services Growth in Federal IT Market - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek Forecasts Outsourcing Services Growth in Federal IT Market

    A new Deltek report indicates the federal information technology market presents challenges as well as opportunities for contractors, the Washington Post reported Monday. Deniece Peterson, research director at Deltek, writes budget cuts have caused agencies to curtail advisory and management support contracts during the past two years. Government investments in cybersecurity, intelligence, cloud computing and data […] More

  • Industry Weighs In On Microsoft-Nokia Deal - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Industry Weighs In On Microsoft-Nokia Deal

    Some industry analysts have weighed in on Microsoft's planned acquisition of Nokia‘s handset business and its effects on the federal mobility market, FCW reported Thursday. Adam Mazmanian writes the $7.2 billion acquisition could help the software company extend its reach in the federal market for tablets and mobile phones. Tom Suder, president of Mobilegov, told FCW the […] More

  • Deltek Cloud-Based ERP System Aims to Help Customers Manage Projects - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek Cloud-Based ERP System Aims to Help Customers Manage Projects

    Deltek helps more than 300 businesses across the globe manage projects and financial operations with its cloud-based enterprise resource planning software. Deltek First is designed to address project lifecycle needs of government contractors, management consultancies and engineering firms, Deltek said Tuesday. Steve Titus, a principal at acoustic engineering firm Aercoustics, said the company uses Deltek’s platform to […] More

  • Deltek Survey Finds Contrast in Federal IT Spending Outlooks of Clients, Service Providers - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek Survey Finds Contrast in Federal IT Spending Outlooks of Clients, Service Providers

    Deltek has published a study that shows contrasts how federal executives and service providers view future investments in the information technology sector, the Washington Post reported Monday. Angie Petty, a senior principal analyst at the Herndon-based IT solutions developer, writes companies look forward to constant demand for modernization projects that involve the cloud, big data […] More

  • Deltek's Chris Dixon: States Present Opportunity for Contractors - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek’s Chris Dixon: States Present Opportunity for Contractors

    Research firm Deltek believes contractors can seek new business opportunities and growth in state government markets as governors focus on improving government operations,  the Washington Post reported Sunday. Chris Dixon, Deltek senior manager for state and local industry analysis, writes governors elected to office in 2010 have increased efforts on post-recession agendas in areas such […] More

  • Executive Spotlight: Kevin Plexico of Deltek on Sequestration's Effects, GovCon's Opportunities - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Executive Spotlight: Kevin Plexico of Deltek on Sequestration’s Effects, GovCon’s Opportunities

    Kevin Plexico serves as vice president of information solutions at software provider and market research firm Deltek, where he manages research operations and products for Federal Information Solutions. Plexico will address the Potomac Officers Club‘s Post-Sequestration Summit Tuesday May 14 as one of an unparalleled group of speakers who will address the future of government […] More

  • Deltek: May to Feature $2B in Small Business Program Solicitations - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek: May to Feature $2B in Small Business Program Solicitations

    The U.S. Air Force and Army are set to release solicitations for three contracts potentially worth around $2 billion combined in May and has set those programs aside for small businesses, the Washington Post reports. Ashley Bergander, a research manager for Deltek, writes the Air Force will issue two solicitations, one for intelligence services and […] More

  • Fla. and N.H. Have yet to Decide on Health Exchange Implementation under the ACA - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Fla. and N.H. Have yet to Decide on Health Exchange Implementation under the ACA

    New Hampshire and Florida missed the December 14 deadline to build a health insurance exchange system under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, according to a Washington Post article. N.H. passed a law which bars the creation of a state-based exchange in September, but they still have the option to utilize the federal government's […] More

  • Deltek Forecasts Growth in Social Media Contracting for 2013 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek Forecasts Growth in Social Media Contracting for 2013

    Deltek is predicting 2013 will see an increase in government contracting activity for social media functions in information technology, AOL Government reports. Chris Cotner writes the research firm singled out higher education, general government, economic development, transportation, social services and healthcare as areas where agencies would seek contractors for social media initiatives. Governments are also […] More

  • Deltek: State Budgets to Increase by $20B in 2013 - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Deltek: State Budgets to Increase by $20B in 2013

    The recent decline in state budgets is “largely over,” and those budgets should increase by 1.21 percent next year, GovWin reports. After state budgets decreased 2.4 percent from 2011 to 2012, a Deltek report forecasts 2013 state budgets will increase by $20 billion to $1.67 trillion overall, which it said was a faster rate of […] More

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