Keys to Acquisition Planning

Keys to Acquisition Planning

Two essential documents used to prepare in the pre-award stage are the acquisition strategy and acquisition plan. These documents prevent issues like schedule and scope creep. The acquisition strategy is a comprehensive plan that identifies and describes the...
The Benefits of Modular Contracting

The Benefits of Modular Contracting

Modular contracting is an acquisition strategy in which large, complex projects are broken up into multiple, tightly scoped procurements to implement technology systems in successive, interoperable increments. Modular contracting is intended to reduce program risk...
Risk Mitigation Process in Acquisition

Risk Mitigation Process in Acquisition

Avoiding all risk is a near impossibility given the complex business environments many of our largest Federal agencies operate in. This is especially true in the acquisition space where both internal and external demands can destabilize pre-planned processes. Rather...
The Benefits of Alpha Contracting

The Benefits of Alpha Contracting

Alpha Contracting can be summarized as a collaborative approach to the requirements documents between the government and the prospective contractor.  An open line of communication during the pre-award phase results in mutual understanding of the requirements document,...