rTurner Consulting brings a fresh perspective to federal acquisitions by bringing years of experience working with industry on dozens of procurements of all sizes and types.
We have distilled this experience down into best practices, lessons learned and training programs that assist Government buyers conduct balanced and efficient competitive procurements that have the tools and factors available to identify best value offers; ensuring that you receive better contractors, more honest pricing, with less risk.
Database Architecture and Administration
Our team of database specialists are experts in Oracle, Microsoft, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, and mySQL on both Windows and Linux platforms. We work extensively with SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, TFS (Team Foundation Server) and TFS source control. We build enterprise databases and database architectures that support customer applications; define Database & Analytics strategies that benefit customers through the use of Microsoft, AWS and Azure Services. We capture and share best-practice knowledge within our communities and look for opportunities to contribute to open source projects.
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Application of ITIL and other industry best practices is critical to successful delivery of shared IT services that enhance end-user experiences. With a focus on the integration of ITIL, CMMI and ISO standards, we apply our expertise to integrated teams to ensure that ITSM processes generate desired outcomes, and support smooth and efficient running of the IT business process within client environments. Our SMEs support a wide variety of technical support activities including IT infrastructure and shared services, general IT, cybersecurity services, engineering design, telecommunications services, emergency response, IT transformation and surge/special projects.
We support our core capabilities in Acquisitions, Databases and ITSM, Develop Knowledge Management through research, analyzing resources and assessing customer needs, conferring with stakeholders and leveraging existing knowledge stores and data sets to identify trends and enhance the quality and usability of customer knowledge bases and information datasets. We focus on maintaining schedules of planned Knowledge Management and related document releases; gathering research graphics and imagery for multi-dimensional messaging; writing strategic, clear, and concise copy with the ability to adapt to specific and targeted audience.
Our team focuses on supporting the GovCon community in complying with DoD guidance and the Cybersecurity Maturity Model standards that enhance the protection of controlled unclassified information (CUI) within the supply chain. DoD will use CMMC as a “go/no go” decision on RFPs beginning in 2020. We are here to help industry comply with these requirements. Leveraging our experience in NIST 800-171 and DFARs compliance, we offer a fixed price NIST 800-171 assessment to include a System Security Plan, POA&M, and a roadmap to help contractors comply with CMMC in time to continue to receive awards and perform on active DoD contracts.