In Depth interviews – October 15

This is the In Depth show blog. Here you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Today’s guest:

Larry AllenPresident, Allen Federal Business Partners


Strategic sourcing has been one of the White House’s biggest acquisition priorities for several years now. Several weeks ago acting director of the Office of Management and Budget Jeffrey Zients said strategic sourcing may even become mandatory for agencies.

Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, says if your company isn’t familiar with the Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative, it may be time to remedy that.

Link to Larry’s latest “Week Ahead” newsletter

Also on the show:

DoD will respond to destructive cyber attacks, Panetta warns

In Depth brings you the latest cybersecurity and defense news. Below, find links to the stories mentioned.

The 2012 Cost of Cyber Crime Report Says Successful Attacks Doubled (InfoSecurity Magazine)

Westphal: No cuts to SOF, intel, cyber (