Government services: Can value be created or is it time to move on?

After two decades of growth, U.S. federal agencies are reining in spending, signaling an inflection point for the government-services industry. Some companies will determine that they can create more value for shareholders by exiting the market. Those that stay will need to overhaul their strategies, cost structures, and operating models to prosper in a slowing market that is ripe for consolidation.