Performance Development Corporation (PDC) is internationally recognized as a leader in the development and deployment of advanced techniques for effectively transforming organizations by taking advantage of information technology and internet technologies. We assist clients by accelerating their move to new business environments and clarify and implement business strategies. We assist management in ensuring that the business drives the process and that technology provides practical value within a changing organizational culture. All of this must be done in a perpetual learning environment. Our unique approach to effecting business change emphasizes the combined efforts of management, end-users, and information systems professionals.
Technology Consulting Services
E-business (electronic business) is the conduct of business processes on the Internet. These electronic business processes include buying and selling products, supplies and services.
Model Driven Information Integration
The integration of business information systems is an important task for enterprises, with an increasing demand on the level of integration.
Monitoring and evaluation is a process that helps improve performance and achieve results. Its goal is to improve current and future management of outputs,outcomes and impact.
Network Design and Security
Network security consists of the policies and practices adopted to prevent and monitor unauthorized access, misuse, modification, or denial of a computer network.
Life Cycle Development
The systems development life cycle (SDLC) is a conceptual model used in project management that describes the stages involved in an information system development project.
Data warehousing emphasizes the capture of data from diverse sources for useful analysis and access, but does not generally start from the point-of-view of the end user.
Meta Data Repositories
A metadata repository is a database of data about data (metadata). The purpose of the metadata repository is to provide a consistent and reliable means of access to data.
Wireless is a term used to describe telecommunications in which electromagnetic waves (rather than some form of wire) carry the signal over part or all of the communication path.
Business process modeling (BPM) in systems engineering is the activity of representing processes of an enterprise, so that the current process may be analyzed or improved.
Directing a team made up solely of user management we constructed an Enterprise Strategy plan reflecting both the functions and the data required for a human resources department servicing 85,000 employees.
In an effort to smooth the integration of a new software package into an existing environment, we assisted our client in developing a comprehensive set of DB2 standards, procedures and guidelines.
Enterprise wide IT Planning and Business Process Redesign for Project Genesis which encompassed business process reengineering of all card and travel related services. PDC provided senior level consulting support on a full time basis to the Project Manager in the use of PDC’s planning and requirements definition methodologies.
Having selected and installed a database management system, our client realized that effective use of the DBMS would also require the implementation of information resource management techniques.
This utility was not sure if it was using the best software for its specific environment. We assisted in analyzing the situation in order to determine an optimal approach.
We assisted management in planning the major task of migrating from a centralized database environment to a PC based distributed environment for manufacturing.