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An Outcome Driven Enterprise Approach™

Binary's Blog covers innovative and smarter approaches to driving success for Government IT projects, large scale initiatives, programs, acquisitions, performance management, technology innovations, information management, and other projects, providing leaders, managers, and acquisition specialists with government and industry best practices, strategies, tips, methodologies, points of view, research, interviews, case studies, news to improve outcomes and mitigate risks, as well as guiding principles and examples of "Outcome Driven" approaches that generate results quickly and cost-effectively.

Financial Audits / Inspections – Avoid Running Around like a Chicken with its Head Cut Off

By , Senior Financial Management Specialist, Binary Group

Financial audits and inspections cannot be avoided - they are a necessary component of the Financial Management process. Chances are, if you are attempting to "prepare" for an audit or inspection, you have already failed it.  Instead of running around like a chicken with its head cut off, there are actions organizations can take every day to ensure you are always prepared.

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Five Good Reasons Why Enterprise Architects are Losing Relevancy

By , Enterprise Architecture and Technical Sales Lead

We’ve heard from many Federal Enterprise Architects that they don’t feel relevant and valued for their contributions to the mission. There are several reasons why enterprise architects may not have a seat at the strategy table, learn about five good reasons you may be losing relevancy in your organization.

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Planning for Federal IT Initiatives to Reduce Costs can be as easy as Planning a Family Road Trip

By , Enterprise Architecture and Technical Sales Lead

According to a recent Meritalk study (reported by Nextgov, May 21, 2014), 300 federal network managers say pursuing a combination of data center consolidation, virtualization, cloud computing, remote access, application rationalization, and infrastructure diversification initiatives has the potential to save the Federal Government $20 Billion. That’s a lot of dough. However, these same managers are struggling to get these initiatives off the ground in order to reap the real rewards for a variety of reasons.

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