State and local governments are utilizing cloud technologies to increase their funding and reduce the burden of overall grants management on staff.
Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) March 03, 2015
eCivis (http://www.ecivis.com), the nation’s leading cloud-based grants management system, was selected by the City of Pittsburgh to provide web-based grants research, training, and tracking and management software—helping City leadership make good on their promise to bring in more grant funding. Pittsburgh is one of hundreds of local governments that have recently partnered with eCivis to accomplish the same objective.
The need for innovative technology to transform grant research and administration is at an all-time high. “State and local governments are utilizing cloud technologies to increase their funding and reduce the burden of overall grants management on staff,” said eCivis CEO James Ha. “Under the OMB’s Uniform Guidance, requirements have changed. Our clients understand that accountability and performance measurement has never been more important and that eCivis has the experience and track record of success to help mitigate risk and improve performance.”
eCivis has increased its client base by more 31 percent in the past year and now partners with thousands of clients. With such a large customer base using its software, the company has assembled an impressive client advisory board and is currently working with many of them to develop new features and product innovations that will benefit all eCivis clients.
“As a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application, all upgrades and new software features are immediately available to all clients, which is a key advantage of web-based software over traditional on-premise systems,” said eCivis Vice President of Product & Technology Sami Hoda. “This means that if an innovative grant professional helps create a new feature, everyone benefits because that feature will accessible by all clients. This is one of the reasons eCivis grants management software continues to grow in popularity.”
The company plans to release a number of these new features and products beginning as early as Q2, 2015.
eCivis (http://www.ecivis.com) is the leading cloud-based grants management system in the nation for state, local, and tribal governments. eCivis’ innovative solutions address both programmatic and fiscal grant funding requirements throughout the grant lifecycle, helping clients overcome the challenges and heavy workload that come with finding and managing grants. Government entities rely on eCivis to identify appropriate grants, submit competitive applications, and efficiently manage awards while dramatically reducing their administrative costs. eCivis assists them by providing a comprehensive grants database, training resources, and reporting tools for compliance and transparency, in addition to expert grant writing and peer review services.