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Vendors Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part I
At Deltek’s Insight 2009 user conference last May, the host software vendor did a notable thing. Namely, besides merely putting on an all-too-common multi

federal government grants  funded by ARRA. Each federal agency had to meet with  the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) ,  the Government Accountability Office (GAO) , and  the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)  to develop agency specific policy documents, systems, and processes to track ARRA progress and funding. You see, to that end, Deltek finds itself in an interesting (and quite advantageous) position. Namely, as a vendor that has long served both the architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) marketplace

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Document Management System (DMS)

Document management systems (DMS) assist with the management, creation, workflow, and storage of documents within different departments. A DMS stores documents in a database and associates important information about the documents, to the documents (known as metadata). Most systems provide workflow engines to design and support document creation, publication, and usage. DMS solutions are often used by insurance and health care industries, government bodies, or other organizations processing high volumes of documents. 

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Nonprofits and Public Sector: The Latest Hot Market


Many recent circumstances have rendered the nonprofit and public sector accounting markets a land of both opportunity and challenges.

federal government grants  and national security spending, federal government contract spending and activity are also expected to increase in the next several years. With the new emphasis on improving homeland security and expanding antiterrorism operations around the world, many public sector agencies will likely experience a significantly greater demand for their services over the next several years, but also the increased scrutiny and skeptical eyes from grant award decision makers. Vendors Respond The above combination of Read More

Vendors Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part II


Part I of this blog series tried to analyze not only the opportunity but also the many related strings attached stemming from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), a.k.a. the Economic Stimulus Plan. The inspiration came from my attendance of the Deltek Insight 2009 user conference last May, where Deltek decided to fill a market need by convening a separate

federal government grants  the Top 100 US Federal Contractors is unmatched by any other software vendor), and the Deltek GCS Premier and Deltek Costpoint accounting solutions were built from the ground up to ensure compliance with the deepest of government regulations. As such, Deltek is on the frontlines of ensuring government contractors have the tools they need to stay accountable to the government in this age of increased transparency whether the dollars are coming from the ARRA or not. Likewise, Deltek’s long history and Read More

Microsoft to Add "Encore" Functionality to MBS Great Plains 8.0 Part Two: Market Impact


Microsoft's Encore acquisition should bring the two former partners' complementary product offerings even closer together and should widen opportunities within the public and nonprofit sectors under the Microsoft umbrella. The products' technologies are quite compatible and so their integration will not be terribly complex, if it is to be complex at all.

federal government grants  utility) to an expansive federal division, are funded by tax revenue, grants, and service revenues (where applicable), as opposed to individual or corporate donors as in the case of nonprofit businesses. Also, the public sector logically reports to regulatory authorities and taxpayers instead of to major donors, which is in the case of profit organizations. Even so, many recent circumstances have rendered the nonprofit and public sector accounting markets as both a land of opportunity and of challenges. Read More

Vendors Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part IV


Part I of this series analyzed the opportunities (as well as the related strings attached) stemming from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), a.k.a. the Economic Stimulus Plan. The inspiration came from my attendance of the Deltek Insight 2009 user conference last May, where Deltek decided to fill a market need and interest by convening a separate “track” that was entitled

federal government grants  transparency that the US federal government is requiring, project-based organizations in the public sector will need technology that will enable the following: Allow for project team collaboration Provide a single source of truth for project data Allow organizations to implement industry best practices In fact, SAP, Oracle, and Microsoft’s ARRA messages might not necessarily apply to the construction companieswith stringent ILM/BIM needs. Namely, the Stimulus Package in total is worth approximately Read More

Middlesbrough Council Selects UNIT4 Agresso


Middlesbrough Council selects the UNIT4 Agresso Local Government ERP platform to help it transform and modernize its operations.

federal government grants  Council Selects UNIT4 Agresso Middlesbrough Council recently purchased the UNIT4 Agresso Local Government enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform as part of a transformation program established to meet the council’s financial challenges and modernize the way it operates in the austerity climate. UNIT4 is already the leading provider of ERP to local government in the UK (represented in G-Cloud , a cloud store used by UK government departments for procuring information technology [IT] solu Read More

The Watershed Moment in FISMA 2.0


The Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2010 (FISMA 2.0) contains several major new provisions, the most significant of which may be a requirement that every agency’s security program include “continuous automated monitoring of information systems used or operated by an agency or by a contractor of an agency or other organization on behalf of an agency.” This paper examines the implications of this requirement and looks at a set of host-based services that can be used to monitor and manage mobile and remote endpoints.

federal government grants  in FISMA 2.0 The Federal Information Security Amendments Act of 2010 (FISMA 2.0) contains several major new provisions, the most significant of which may be a requirement that every agency’s security program include “continuous automated monitoring of information systems used or operated by an agency or by a contractor of an agency or other organization on behalf of an agency.” This paper examines the implications of this requirement and looks at a set of host-based services that can be used to Read More

Gallup and TEC Form Alliance to Meet Government and Industry Demands for Successful Enterprise Transformation


The Gallup Organization and Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. have joined forces in a strategic alliance. The mission: to complement Gallup's Transformation Success Assurance services with TEC's experience and methodologies in IT evaluation, analysis, and decision support.

federal government grants  and TEC Form Alliance to Meet Government and Industry Demands for Successful Enterprise Transformation Gallup and TEC Form Alliance to Meet Government and Industry Demands for Successful Enterprise Transformation Gallup teams up with TEC to add IT assessment to its comprehensive business transformation assurance services, and to drive growth for public and private sector clients Washington, DC, and Montreal, Quebec, Sept 14, 2006 The Gallup Organization and Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. have Read More

Deltek, We Hardly Knew Ye: New Deltek at Insight 2011


Deltek has been a software provider that does the job as promised (and more), but the company and its products, with its focus on government contracting, have never been associated with "cool" and "exciting." What a difference a year can make! Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reports on the changes Deltek has been making, and speaks with some top execs about its strategy.

federal government grants  contains an incredible 11,000 federal opportunities valued at over US$1 trillion. Just as lawyers subscribe to LexisNexis and Westlaw for comprehensive research of legal precedents backed by a huge database, anyone looking to win more government business need go to one place: Deltek. Enter Deltek Information Services Deltek recently organized GovWin, INPUT, and FedSources under one business unit called Deltek Information Solutions , run by Catherine Morales, formerly of LexisNexis and Reed Elsevier . Read More

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GSA Schedule Partnership Gets Network-1 in the Door


Lyme Computer, a woman-owned 18 person consultancy specializing in setting strategic IT agendas and implementation services for Federal Agenices, partners with publicly traded intrusion detection vendor in a gold security partner alliance.

federal government grants  holds a GSA and Federal Supply Schedule, caters to Federal Agencies and the educational market. Figure 1. Lyme Computer Systems' GSA Schedule adds value to partnerships.   Market Impact Network-1's commitment to the partnership shows how important it is for vendors hoping to make in-roads in the Federal Agency market to be on the GSA schedule. Federal Agencies can rapidly expedite the procurement of products and services of companies that are on the GSA schedule. The difference is significant enough Read More

Entrepreneurship Is Risky Business: How to Avoid 10 Pitfalls


Today’s small and growing companies face a variety of obstacles that can prevent them from meeting their business goals. In addition to federal and state employment-law compliance, there are other systemic pitfalls than can expose a company to risk. This eGuide identifies the risks that can distract executives from focusing on their business’ goals, and offers recommendations for minimizing or eliminating those risks altogether.

federal government grants  goals. In addition to federal and state employment-law compliance, there are other systemic pitfalls than can expose a company to risk. This eGuide identifies the risks that can distract executives from focusing on their business’ goals, and offers recommendations for minimizing or eliminating those risks altogether. Read More

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Federal Contract Management and Vendors' Readiness Part Two: Dealing With the Federal Government


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federal government grants  Two: Dealing With the Federal Government Dealing With the Federal Government Neophytes will find dealing with the Federal Government perplexing, since the customer in case will act very differently than its commercial counterparts. Also, the additional regulatory requirements impact how eligible contractors are selected, monitored, and paid, and may require the aspiring contracting company to revise internal procedures or enhance its back-office or ERP system. In other words, the chosen provider must Read More

New Approaches to KM in Government: User-centric Enterprise Information Retrieval


Today’s $12 billion (USD) knowledge management (KM) market provides comprehensive solutions to large organizations. However, implementing such solutions requires significant resources and depends on behavioral changes by employees. As a result, KM efforts often fall short of their goals. Shifting focus to end user features offers significant benefits to government organizations and their employees—and improves the odds of success.

federal government grants  Approaches to KM in Government: User-centric Enterprise Information Retrieval Today’s $12 billion (USD) knowledge management (KM) market provides comprehensive solutions to large organizations. However, implementing such solutions requires significant resources and depends on behavioral changes by employees. As a result, KM efforts often fall short of their goals. Shifting focus to end user features offers significant benefits to government organizations and their employees—and improves the odds of Read More