FI Consulting Releases Version 2.5 of Acquisition and Spend Planner (ASP) With Microsoft Teams Integration

ASP Version 2.5 provides deep integration with Microsoft TeamsTM in recognition of the unprecedented need and urgency to expand remote working capabilities.

ARLINGTON, VA – June 17, 2020 – FI Consulting (FI) today announced the release of Version 2.5 of its Acquisition and Spend Planner (ASP), a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution that helps federal agencies gain greater efficiency, visibility, and productivity from their procurement pipelines through automation and collaborative acquisition planning. This release offers deep integration with Microsoft TeamsTM, bringing collaborative acquisition planning to where people increasingly now work. 

FI accelerated this out-of-cycle release over the course of the last month to respond to the unique logistical challenges agencies face in the wake of COVID-19.  
“The importance of collaboration across a distributed workforce has always been at the core of ASP but the need to protect each other through social distancing has accelerated the need for agencies to work remotely,” said Robert Silverman, Managing Director at FI Consulting. “Microsoft TeamsTM has emerged as the critical hub of the new workplace and we rapidly responded with ASP 2.5to bring the entire acquisition planning process to where people now work.” 

Specifically, ASP 2.5 with Teams integration enables professionals to:  

FI’s ASP is built on Microsoft’s FedRAMPcertified Power Platforand has been developed to integrate seamlessly with Microsoft Office applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel, SharePoint, and now Teams. ASP’s low-code platform allows for rapid adaptation and agility. 

For more information on ASP, please visit To learn more about ASP with Teams, or to experience a demonstration of its capabilities, email

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FI Consulting (FI) delivers solutions that help government agencies and commercial financial institutions gain better information, make insightful and substantiated decisions, manage risk, and improve performance. FI’s approach applies data, analytics, modeling, and technology through agile, customer-centric principles that recognize the complexities of our clients’ businesses as well as leading practices. Learn more at and join the conversation @FI_Consulting.