(PRWEB) April 20, 2007
Planview, Inc., a leading provider of portfolio management solutions, announced an alliance agreement with SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX) to enhance those offerings for government clients. SRA is a leading provider of technology and strategic consulting services and solutions to clients in national security, civil government, and health care and public health markets. The combination of SRA's enterprise architecture (EA) and portfolio management expertise and Planview's modular software not only provides complete oversight of projects and services from inception to completion, but also offers the government a robust decision support platform. Together, the two companies will work with government clients to reduce the costs and complexity of managing their enterprises. The relationship combines SRA's core capabilities as an experienced integrator of EA and portfolio management tools with Planview's proven capability of supporting scalable portfolio management software.
As an experienced provider of EA solutions to clients across the federal government, SRA will use its program planning and structured methodologies to help align agency infrastructures with strategic investments to enhance Planview's portfolio management software. SRA and Planview clients can now implement best practices and standards to improve agile resource allocation, project management, and automated business case development with industry-leading software solutions that include Planview's Project Portfolio Management, Service Portfolio Management, and Enterprise Portfolio Management components.
Synergies resulting from this alliance will provide government clients with:
- EA and Portfolio Management Integration -- Frameworks and methods that integrate an EA investment into a portfolio management context.
- Agile Decision Support from Vision to Reality -- Ability to fuse EA roadmaps and combine them with project management funding decisions to ensure realization of agency target enterprise architectures.
- Budget Analysis and Guidance -- Customizable Web dashboards that provide financial and schedule information, collaborative development, and maintenance of target architectural documents and guidance that facilitates the need established by the enterprise architecture.
- Asset Management and Investment Planning -- Ability to measure and track the success of existing assets as well as ensure that vital new capabilities are budgeted and planned for within the bounds of the EA.
About Planview, Inc.
Since 1989, Planview has been a market leader and trusted partner in software solutions for high performance IT management, enabling organizations to integrate the decision-making process to improve alignment of IT resources with business strategies. Our industry-leading product line, Planview Enterprise, brings the most comprehensive IT management solution to the market, combining adaptive IT management best practices and implementation methodology with best of breed resource management, demand management and financial management processes. Planview serves an active and growing global customer community of over 450 organizations in financial, insurance, healthcare, government and other industries. The company is privately held and has been profitable for over a decade. For more information visit http://www.planview.com
Media Contact for SRA:
Director, Corporate Communications
SRA International, Inc.
4300 Fair Lakes Court
Fairfax, VA 22033
laura_luke @ sra.com
Media Contact for Planview:
Porter Novelli for Planview
lauren.sell @ porternovelli.com