BRMi Helps Homeland Security to Streamline via RPA with In-Flight Pilots

BRMi has been working with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) to streamline and automate legacy processes using bots. DHS began by piloting robotic process automation, or “RPA,” on a small scale before widespread implementation to help uncover and address potential obstacles to bigger successes. We used our [...]

By | 2020-02-21T10:45:00+00:00 February 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BRMi Helps Homeland Security to Streamline via RPA with In-Flight Pilots

Change on the Horizon? You Might Want to Begin Your Process Improvement Projects Now

Uncertainty may grow regarding how the election cycle will impact modernization initiatives. Starting now mitigates potential delays and losing any sunk costs if projects are completed before it’s too late. National elections bring unexpected changes in direction and almost always include an inevitable period of reflection and reassessment. These circumstances may add months of unavoidable [...]

By | 2020-02-14T14:11:56+00:00 February 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Change on the Horizon? You Might Want to Begin Your Process Improvement Projects Now

BRMi Develops DevSecOps Framework Using GitLab Platform

BRMi developed a DevSecOps framework using the GitLab platform to jumpstart your system development efforts. Our team identified tools and processes that accelerate adoption to support our clients in digital transformation initiatives. The first of these tools is a DevSecOps platform that enables development teams to develop code in an agile and secure manner. Developers [...]

By | 2020-02-07T10:26:46+00:00 February 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BRMi Develops DevSecOps Framework Using GitLab Platform

Did Your Intelligent Automation Implementation Disappoint?

Has your intelligent automaton (IA) project produced the same flawed results as before, only faster? That is likely because the project automated a damaged process or uses bad data. Damaged processes include one or more tasks that are executed inconsistently or inefficiently. Bad data comes from inconsistent data capture processes, duplication across multiple platforms, and [...]

By | 2020-01-16T14:39:11+00:00 January 16th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Did Your Intelligent Automation Implementation Disappoint?

The Power of Leadership in Teams

At BRMi, we believe in the power of leadership—different from management. Both disciplines are important in creating a successful team and organization, but we don’t confuse the two skillsets. Management is about planning; whereas, leadership is about inspiring. BRMi values leadership at all levels of the organization because it empowers staff members to be creative [...]

By | 2020-01-10T11:43:16+00:00 January 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Power of Leadership in Teams

BRMi Acquires Frederick, MD-Based DMS

SILVER SPRING, MD – JANUARY 7, 2020 – BRMi, a Silver Spring, MD-based IT services firm, today announced the acquisition of DMS, Inc., a Frederick, MD-based government contractor with expertise in the public health market. Under terms of the agreement, DMS, Inc. becomes a wholly-owned subsidiary of BRMi. The acquisition gives BRMi critical qualifications and [...]

By | 2020-01-07T08:03:27+00:00 January 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BRMi Acquires Frederick, MD-Based DMS

Many CIOs Are One-for-All and All-for-One

CIOs in many agencies encounter significant challenges trying to move their agencies toward modernization. Successful CIOs are spending more of their time these days coaching and assisting the ones who haven’t been so fortunate. This one-for-all culture has a positive impact on how our government provides services. Change is, after all, not a simple or [...]

By | 2019-12-31T12:59:11+00:00 December 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Many CIOs Are One-for-All and All-for-One

The Value of Everyday Innovations

As we conclude another performance-assessment cycle, we reflect on our values as a company and on the contributions of our people. One particular aspect we highlight is innovation & creativity. In industry, we hear a lot about “big innovations,” but more commonly, it is the sum of smaller, everyday innovations that often make the biggest [...]

By | 2019-12-19T12:34:23+00:00 December 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Value of Everyday Innovations

Which Agile Framework Is Right for You?

Agile frameworks vary dramatically even though they share a common set of principles. Organizations tend to initially adopt a framework based on their organizational culture and readiness and evolve it based on their experience in its application. Finding the right Agile framework to get started can be a challenge and may slow adoption as organizations [...]

By | 2019-12-11T11:48:22+00:00 December 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Which Agile Framework Is Right for You?

Leaders and Managers Are Key to Successfully Automating Processes

Implementing change in government programs requires significant effort and commitment from leaders and managers. Here’s why: government bureaucracy functions (in a good way) as a persistent purveyor of service delivery stability that is the combination of official policy and historical implementation experience. A common example of the latter is the requirement for multiple explanatory paragraphs [...]

By | 2019-11-21T13:24:31+00:00 November 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Leaders and Managers Are Key to Successfully Automating Processes