Open Source Solutions and Other Strategies for Successful Interface Aggregation

  |  January 25, 2017

Many federal agencies rely on a diverse set of data sources to accomplish their mission. This spotlights data sharing initiatives as critical to government effectiveness. A key challenge in their execution is the heterogeneity of platforms, protocols, languages, and message exchange patterns used across information sources, making for a complex environment and a potential obstacle... Read More

Information Assurance Best Practices for In-Flight and At-Rest Data

  |  January 4, 2017

It should not surprise anyone that the days of lax IT security practices are over. Information assurance has evolved out of the governance realm and into the world of implementation.  Almost every development work stream in a modern transformation project includes planning, building, and validating solutions to ensure the protection of critical and sensitive data,... Read More

What are PMO Responsibilities for Strategic Guidance?

  |  December 14, 2016

In addition to driving greater efficiencies and controls at the project level, an effective Project Management Office (PMO) provides a range of more strategic benefits to management, including insights and guidance at the programmatic level. Implemented correctly, PMO responsibilities can include providing transparency into the entire portfolio of projects underway in an organization — tracking,... Read More