December 2013

Whether from industry press and Federal contracting conferences, or our ongoing discussions with industry participants and their advisors, there is much discussion about the impact of procurement delays on contractors from a financial performance, strategic planning, and business development perspective. ...

Six months ago, the Guardian and Washington Post released stories based on Edward Snowden’s testimonies regarding inside information about the National Security Agency (“NSA”). Since then, the NSA and other Intelligence Community (“IC”) agencies have undergone increased public scrutiny and faced heightened political response....

Barracuda Networks, a provider of advanced threat protection solutions, made its public debut on November 7, 2013, opening at $21.70, 20.6% above its final offering price of $18.00. Barracuda’s stock has maintained its initial increase, closing at $20.70 on November 29, 13.3%...

Data interoperability, the adoption gap, and Healthcare Information Technology (“HIT”) innovations were key discussion topics at this year’s Sixth Annual Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association’s (“AFCEA”) Health IT Day in Bethesda, MD. ...