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So you put in a bid for a contract that has earned value management (EVM) requirements, and surprise you won! Now what? Read on to learn more about the basics behind EVM, and why you should start thinking about implementing the right tools and processes now, before it’s too late.Read More
See how SES, a leading defense contractor, achieved a competitive advantage with the Deltek Integrated Program Management (IPM) suite, and how you can experience similar benefits at your organization.Read More
The Defense Acquisition University developed a 12-step model designed to give program managers a disciplined, sequential approach to evaluate the scope, schedule, and budget data they need to determine current program status. The goal? Be proactive versus reactive, and use the analysis as your foundation for oversight reporting to higher levels of management. Read on to explore the 12 steps in greater detail.Read More
Data traceability is defined as “the ability to trace application, location, and history of an activity or item by means of recorded data.” It sounds simple, yet project controls teams know it is actually very challenging, and the results of poor visibility can be devastating to a project (think failed audits, overruns from scope oversights, and uninformed decision making). But achieving traceability doesn’t have to be hard. It can be established by organizations of all sizes, at various stages of project maturity, as long as these four key steps are followed...Read More
Before making the decision between a commercially-off-the-shelf (COTS) project management solution and investing in a customized Business Intelligence (BI) solution, it's important to carefully consider the trade-offs. That way you don't end up too far down the wrong, and likely very expensive, path for your organization.Read More