Federal

9-24 powers

Will FITARA allow CIO’s to use their powers for good?

In my opinion, there still needs to be a bit more in FITARA to prohibit agencies from interpreting it as a license to maintain their current […]

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9-10 strategy

Developing a Strategy to make FITARA Compliance Effective

The thought of whether FITARA will be effective or not is still to be determined. The FITARA legislation is a great start in that the guidance […]

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8-27 FITARA 1

A Primer on the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA)

The U.S. federal government’s Office of Management and Budget (OMB) recently released its draft guidance for the implementation of FITARA. It will require strong, cross functional […]

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08-10 FPA

Getting FP&A Right

6 Elements of a problem-focused (rather than answer-focused) approach Investment management continues to be an area of key importance for companies. Where should we invest our […]

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7-16 congress

When “Right-To-Do” Becomes “Must Do”

On FITARA, ITIM, FedRAMP, and PMIA. We all agree that exercise is a good idea and something we should be doing every day. It can reduce […]

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6-23 dc flyover

DC Flyover Reminds Us that Math is Cool

WWII aircraft over the skies of the Capital commemorate Victory in Europe and showcase the evolution of aviation and early attempts at portfolio optimization. Last month, […]

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Arlington Cemetary

What’s Cold, Wet, and Smells like Pine?

Hundreds of thousands of visitors make a pilgrimage to Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) each year to grieve, pay their respects and honor our great country and its […]

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