• GSA clearing path for ‘pay by the drink’ cloud-buying model

    The General Services Administration’s senior procurement executive Jeff Koses sent to industry for comments a draft acquisition letter detailing how buying consumption based cloud services could work.

  • Departure of FAS commissioner could affect important initiatives

    The last couple of weeks have been busy on the federal acquisition front. Federal sales and marketing consultant Larry Allen had more insights.

  • All things contracting with Larry Allen

    Larry Allen, managing director of the Federal Market Access practice at BDO, joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center, to discuss the top contracting issues including end of fiscal year IT spending, and whether there will be another government shutdown.

  • Federal buying officers to start mapping their spending

    Larry Allen, managing director at BDO, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss what’s going on and what it means to contractors.

  • 2-year budget deal passage brings some relief to federal contractors

    There’s still no guarantee we won’t have another government shutdown two months from now, but Congress and the president removed one of the biggest sources of budget uncertainty last week.

  • Karen Schuler & Gregory Garrett: What contractors need to know about cybersecurity

    Given the Trump administration’s executive order on cyber and guidelines from the Commerce Department, contractors have a list of questions they need to ask themselves.

  • Men vs. women – the accounting conundrum

    When it comes to women in accounting, why do so many end up in entry-level positions and never make their way up the career ladder? Women of Washington hosts Gigi Schumm and Aileen Black talk with Amy Thorn, Kellye Jennings, and Cassie Hartogs of BDO – three women who have bucked this trend.