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Doug Wagoner Joins TeraThink’s Board of Directors

Board Member, Doug WagonerToday, TeraThink is delighted to announce the appointment of Doug Wagoner to our Board of Directors. Doug joins Paul Lombardi, the Board’s Executive Chairman, and Dan Maguire, our CEO, on the TeraThink Board. Together, the Board sets the overall direction and overarching policies for TeraThink.

Doug is an accomplished leader and is highly-respected throughout our industry. We are thrilled to have him join our Board of Directors and know that his presence on our Board is going to have a huge impact at TeraThink going forward.

– Paul Lombardi

Doug brings 30 years of experience as a leader in the Federal Information Technology and Management Consulting to TeraThink. In addition, he is an awardee of the prestigious Fed100 list which honors influential leaders in the government contracting arena.

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Does Adding Definition of Ready to Your Team Agreements Help?

In agile, a story is defined as ready, sent through a sprint, and then marked as done when it becomes part of a product incrementA few years ago, I started introducing Definition of Ready to help alleviate a common challenge I was seeing. User stories were coming into the sprint with little information and weren’t making it to Done. The team spent more time talking to the Product Owner about what they wanted than developing it.

As an agile enthusiast, I was aware of the latest updates to Scrum guidelines and introduced Definition of Ready thinking this will solve our problem! I met with the team, setup a few guidelines as reminders of what should be in a story, we were set!  Over time, through retrospectives, these guidelines morphed into something I started to realize no longer made us an agile team.

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USDA Issue Management and Training Awarded to TeraThink

Reston, VA – January 12, 2016 – At the end of last year, TeraThink was awarded a new contract by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to provide complementary financial management services to the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO), Associate Chief Financial Officer for Financial Systems (ACFO-FS).  TeraThink will be providing expert level support for incident management as well as SAP-specific training with the ultimate goal of creating operational improvements and efficiencies within the Financial Management Modernization Initiative (FMMI) environment. The TeraThink team will deliver superior software development and effective training resources with proven implementation methods including SAP ASAP, Agile, and traditional waterfall programs. Todd Barber, Managing Principal with TeraThink said, “This award is a testament to the excellent value brought to USDA by the TeraThink Team over the last few years.  We are extremely proud to continue our ongoing support at OCFO and look forward to the further development of their people and systems.”

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TeraThink Awarded Subcontract To Provide SAP Technical Management Support Services To ARMY ERP Systems

Washington, DC (October 1st, 2014) – TeraThink is proud to be part of Team LOGC2 (LOGC2 Inc. DBA Connected Logistics), that has been awarded a GSA Schedule contract to provide Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) SAP Technical and Management Support Services (TMSS) for General Fund Enterprise Business System (GFEBS), Army Enterprise System Integration Program (AESIP), and associated Army ERP programs, together comprising one of the world’s largest and most complex ERP systems.

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TeraThink Corporation will attend AGA’s 4th Annual Financial Systems Summit

TeraThink Corporation will be attending AGA’s 4th Annual Federal Financial Systems Summit as an exhibitor, January 9, 2014 at Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.  This event unites federal financial managers and private sector executives to discuss the near-term and future prospects of federal financial management systems in a budget-constrained environment.

TeraThink Awarded Contract with USCIS OIT!

TeraThink won the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Office of Information Technology (OIT) IT Professional Services contract. Under this new contract, TeraThink will  provide a full range of innovative business and systems support, as well as program management support to three major OIT Divisions through November 2014.

TeraThink Awarded Contract with WHS NCSAF

Washington Headquarters Services (WHS) awarded TeraThink a new contract supporting the National Commission on the Structure of the Air Force (NCSAF). The Commission is undertaking a comprehensive study of the structure of the Air Force to determine whether, and how, the structure should be modified to best fulfill current and anticipated mission requirements for the Air Force. The Commission will submit a report to the President and Congressional defense committees of the findings and conclusions of the study. TeraThink will provide information management and website support services (internet-based extranet capabilities, i.e. SharePoint) for the Commission to facilitate communication and collaboration with their constituents and to deliver their findings.

TeraThink Corporation Named One of 2014 Best Places to Work in Virginia

TeraThink Corporation, a provider of management and technology consulting services to the federal government, announced today that it was recently named as one of the 2014 Best Places to Work in Virginia. The annual list of the Best Places to Work in Virginia was created by Virginia Business and Best Companies Group.

This recognition comes on the heels of being recognized by Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list as the #995 fastest growing company in the country. This is the fifth year in a row TeraThink has earned a position on the Inc. 5000 earning an “Honor Role” recognition.

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