System engineering training and consulting
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Consulting

Project Performance International also offers consultancy and other means of professional service delivery in a large variety of disciplines.

Clients typically apply our services for the purposes of capability benchmarking and improvement, acquisition, project delivery, or independent verification and validation. Our means of service delivery include:

  • support by email, telephone and fax, with work performed off-site (often traveling)
  • consultancy performed on-site/off-site
  • contracted studies performed primarily off-site
  • long-term on-site physical presence.

PPI Services include:

  • SE GURU
  • Requirements GURU
  • Requirements Quality Measurement
  • multi-disciplinary technology-based project definition studies, applying the best systems engineering expertise world-wide
  • development of engineering process capability
  • development of engineering people capability through mentoring
  • development of engineering team capability
  • on-site systems engineering capability assessments & benchmarking
  • acquisition management support
  • bid & proposal support
  • project management support
  • project risk analysis
  • RFT/solicitation preparation and tender evaluation
  • requirements analysis (capture and validation) and specification writing
  • systems engineering – systems analysis and systems design
  • software engineering
  • application of systems engineering to software development
  • systems and software independent verification & validation

Some Software Tools that we use:

  • CORE™ functional analysis and system design CASE tool
  • CRITERIUM DecisionPlus decision support software
  • DATA™ decision and event tree decision analysis and contingency planning software
  • Logical Decisions™ trade study software (MAUT-based)
  • CASA (LCC) and other costing tools

How we work

Project Performance International is flexible with respect to client preferences for contract type. The following contractual bases are typical:

  • full responsibility on a project/work package/specified deliverables basis, fixed or variable price
  • consultancy and professional services – Project Performance International responsible for task management
  • ad-hoc advice & mentoring, delivered by email & telephone
  • contract labor – client responsible for task management.