Why Benchmarking is the Right Thing to Do!
Would you use only industry average labor-rates, if you have your own? Of course not! If you have your own…Read More
My Own Personal Kelley Blue Book®
Late last year, I was notified by my mechanic that my 1999 Isuzu Rodeo was going to die soon. Isuzu…Read More
Technologies to Watch in 2019 and Beyond
According to Gartner – “a strategic technology trend is one with substantial disruptive potential on the cusp of breaking out…Read More
Japan International Aerospace Exhibition, JA2018 in Tokyo
Every day, we hear of another government data breach from cyber attacks. Worldwide defense agencies are not immune. I recently…Read More
Cost Drivers of CubeSats
If you closely follow space exploration, or read Solution Analyst Melissa Winter’s recent blog post found here, you’ve heard of…Read More
Agile for Space and Safety Critical Software
Back in the day, software developers were too busy trying to keep their card decks in order and waiting in…Read More
Care for a little Affordability with your MBE?
PRICE Cost Analytics – TruePlanning is the perfect way to do it! Model Based Engineering (MBE) environments are naturally rich…Read More
Which Software Development Estimation Errors Are You Guilty Of?
If you’re in charge of cost estimating for software development projects, there are several potential oversights you could make that…Read More
Total Cost of Ownership for Cybersecurity: Trade-offs for Business Systems Migrating to the Commercial Cloud
Commercial businesses and government agencies are migrating significant infrastructure and workload from their in-house data centers to commercial cloud providers….Read More
Benchmarking as a Basis of Estimate?
When using predictive models, any cost estimating professional will tell you that it’s best to test your estimates up with…Read More