Government/Industries White Papers
Government/Industries white papers and technology resources for implementing and optimizing Government/Industries strategy, solutions, Government/Industries products, and more.
With global energy requirements continuing to rise, the exploration, development and production of new oil and gas resources are shifting to increasingly challenging sites. Meanwhile, regulations continue to tighten worldwide. Finding and keeping experienced personnel is only getting harder. Forecasting and budgeting are exceedingly difficult in the face of ongoing pricing volatility and the many other uncertainties of a dynamic environment on and off the field.
Changing the Way Government Works: Four Technology Trends that Drive Down Costs and Increase Productivity
In today's do-more-with-less climate, IT groups must leverage technology to chart a path toward smarter and leaner government processes. Congressional leaders and taxpayers want streamlined processes, improved productivity and enhanced constituent services. Federal agencies must also comply with numerous executive mandates, from telework to sustainability policies and others designed to help agencies deliver efficient, effective and accountable government services while reducing environmental impacts.
At the same time, many federal agencies confront deep organizational challenges, such as budget cuts, siloed departments and resource limitations, making it difficult to meet various competing demands. All this puts intensified pressure on IT departments to cut through the red tape and find technology solutions that will improve processes while addressing organizational challenges.
In this paper, learn about four technology-based approaches to improving processes and increasing productivity while driving down department and agency costs
Accelerating Speed to Market in the Highly Competitive Automotive Industry
Every day that an automotive product launch is late can result in an OEM losing millions of dollar in sales. A lack of transparency and communication between the hundreds of business units in design and production or unforeseen issues with suppliers are often the culprits. This White Paper discusses how an Enterprise Project Portfolio Management solution optimizes project analysis, management, reporting and risk mitigation processes to accelerate new product launches in this highly competitive market.
Hedge Your Bets
Generate Greater Cash Flow by Optimizing Opportunities; Unlocking existing contingency funds can boost operational agility and give your company more room to develop future profit. This report explains how visibility and increased governance is key to reducing risk. It contains the latest findings from The EPPM Board. You'll learn how business value can be gained from greater executive oversight into performance.
In the Firing Line
CEOs Are Increasingly Being Held Accountable; How susceptible is the CEO's reputation to poor performance across the project portfolio? What impact can delivery failures have on the executive board, and what are the challenges they face to introducing greater accountability? These are the central questions behind this research report, which examines how a lack of operational visibility, allied to the inherent risks that accompany any large capital investment, can have a direct impact on bottom line results -- and by extension the career prospects of senior executives.