Acquisition and Program Management

Acquisition and Program Management

Federal Agencies are under increased pressure to reduce, and control IT costs. At the same time, the acquisition and management of IT systems are essential for agencies to accomplish their missions. GovernmentCIO understands the Federal Acquisition Regulations and the guidelines and processes prescribed by the OMB and other agencies. We provide support in all stages of the system development life cycle and are experts in all phases of IT Capital Planning. 

Some of our services include:
•    Detailed Needs Analysis: Clearly defining the required system features 
•    Comprehensive Alternatives Analysis: Including a cost-benefit analysis (CBA) and a risk analysis for each potential alternative 
•    “Cloud First” and “Shared First” Compliance: Analysis and evaluation of available cloud-hosted options and potential shared solutions
•    Suitability Analysis: Use-case evaluations of each viable alternative
•    Recommendation of the best-value alternative
•    RFI and RFP Support

GovernmentCIO offers strategic and operational-level IT Program Management support. Our consultants are experienced and highly trained with relevant certifications including PMP, ITIL, and Scrum. We understand how to manage multiple concurrent IT projects with a goal of delivering maximum value to the system owners. 

Some of our services include:
•    Strategic Program Consulting: Planning system development, management, and acquisition to ensure alignment with agency plan and vision
•    Enterprise Architecture/Strategic Business Management Support: Maintaining an IT roadmap and target analysis including periodic gap analyses
•    Project Evaluation and Selection Support
•    Project Management Support
•    Capital Planning Support: Preparation, review and update of all required documents during pre-select, select, control, and evaluate phases of the CPIC process