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Contracting Opportunities Start to Rise Almost a Month After Government Shutdown

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

Almost every government contractor felt some sort of effect from the recent government shutdown that ran its course from October 1st to the 16th.  However, despite the shutdown and the furlough of non-essential federal employees government contractors were still hard...

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BYOD Program Helps Federal Agencies Connect With Available Government Contractors

BYOD Program

This year government agencies are allowing their federal employees to use their own personal smartphones and tablets for day-to-day operations. Contracting officers spend  an enormous amount of time tracking down potential government contractors to fill their solicitations. Thanks to bring-your-own-device...

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GSA’s FedRAMP Continues Its Search for Qualified Government Contractors

FedRAMP

According to the GSA’s Interior Department Chief Information Officer Bernard Mazer, there are not enough certified cloud service contractors meeting FedRAMP’s guidelines and standards.  FedRAMP (Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program) is the program GSA has designed to certify commercial...

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US Federal Contractor Registration Registers Over 60,000 Businesses for Government Contracts

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

After four years of tireless work and creating a new service market US Federal Contractor Registration has registered 60,000 businesses in CCR/ORCA and System for Award Management (SAM) to order to be eligible for government contracts.  The United States Federal...

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GovKinex Builds Over 200 Government-Formatted Websites in Four Months

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

In just four short months, GovKinex, a division of US Federal Contractor Registration, has completed over 200 government-formatted websites. Properly registered government contractors use these government-formatted websites to connect with procurement officers around the nation. A government-formatted website can be...

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Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) Receives One Month Extension to January 15th

Vendor Outreach Events

Due to the recent 16 day government shutdown many scheduled Combine Federal Campaign events were placed on hold or even cancelled according Elaine Kaplan, Director of the Office of Personnel Management. The original end date as set a year ago...

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Fiscal 2014 Projects Largest Government Contracts Ever Created, Combine Worth of $160 Billion

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

Even as the federal government dusts itself off from the recent shutdown federal agencies are already gearing up for one of the biggest contracting growths in over a decade.  According to a new analysis by the Deltek report, the federal...

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OASIS Program Extends RFP Deadline to Late October

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

The GSA’s One Acquisition for Integrated Services (OASIS) released the first RFPs (Request for Proposal) on FedBizOpps (FBO.gov) 2 months ago. However, the General Services Administration (GSA) has decided to extend their extension deadline of October 10th to October 30th. The GSA...

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Government Shutdown is Officially Over; Furloughed Federal Employees and Contractors Go Back to Work

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

Early this morning Thursday, October 17th, 2013, President Barack Obama signed into effect a bill that will reopen the federal government and lift the debt limit.  This will allow more than 800,000 federal employees to return to work and all...

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