Document Management Systems – Critical Tools to Ensure Compliance

Achieving compliance goals is no trivial matter for organizations that manage large amounts of intellectual property (IP). Compliance standards such as NIST SP 800-171, ISO 9001, and DFARS are among the standards organizations intend to, or are required to meet to...

The 2020 Pandemic and Where We Are Now (Engineering)

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused substantial damage to the U.S. economy, to international trade, and increased volatility in the U.S. stock market. Finally, it seems as if the worst is over, and increasing job growth in the manufacturing industry is indicative of a...

A Great Defense Against Ransomware

Ransomware attacks have become prevalent in the last few years. According to a study by Cybersecurity Ventures, they predict the global cost of cybercrime will increase by nearly 15 percent in the next five years, amounting to $10.5 Trillion in damage by the year...

A Quick Overview of the Construction Lifecycle

The commercial construction lifecycle typically consists of five phases. To carry out these types of projects, organizations must complete each phase carefully, yet efficiently with the best interest of the owners and other stakeholders. While the complexities of...

Document Management in the Public Sector

Public sector organizations face unique challenges when compared to private sector companies. As a government agency, your organization aims to provide valuable services for the community in a way that aligns with economic goals and meets the rigorous compliance...

Simplifying Construction Communications

Redlining (Markups) When a drawing, such as a cross-section, floor plan, or detail drawing is created by an architect, they are reviewed and redlined by engineers and contractors before moving to the construction phase of a project. Ultimately, as a construction...