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​Methodologies, Tools and Best Practices

  • Design and development using the Federal Enterprise and DoD Architecture Frameworks (FEAF/DoDAF)
  • Strategic Planning
  • Enterprise, Business, and Solution Architecture
  • Systems Engineering Life Cycle development (SELC) activities with a focus on Data Engineering and Analysis Services (Data-Driven architecture)
  • NIEM and Information Exchange Product Documents (IEPDs and Information Sharing)
  • Tools Development - IEPD Factory
    • Named by DHS Enterprise Data Management Office (EDMO) as a "force multiplier" in the NIEM IEPD development process
  • Business Process Reengineering and Change Management
  • Security Engineering to support Security Architecture design, implementation, audit and accreditation
  • Security / Information Assurance (SA/IA)
    • Strategic FISMA Guidance and Implementation
    • Certification and Accreditation  (including critical alignment with SELC process)
    • DHS Performance Plan (FISMA) Key Metric Area Support​