Our commitment to innovation at Salient CRGT is demonstrated by the establishment of our Innovation Centers, focused on transformative business technologies and processes in digital services (Agile Development, DevOps, UI/UX), data analytics and enterprise IT service management. Staffed with the best and brightest minds, the Innovation Centers work closely with our customers to understand their mission challenges, analyze concepts, test ideas, and recommend the technologies, tools, methodologies, and practices to best address strategic needs.
The Innovation Centers are focusing on solutions to today’s organizational priorities while at the same time evolving our services to address emerging trends, technology changes, and future mission needs. To foster critical thinking in the development of customer-focused strategic solutions, Salient CRGT invested in a Technology Innovation Laboratory, providing an adaptive learning facility to support concept exploration, prototyping, and testing.
The Data Analytics Innovation Center mines data for business insights and helps customers make faster, fact-based business decisions, mitigate risks, thwart threats, realize operational efficiencies, and drive mission outcomes. ►Learn More
The Digital Service Innovation Center identifies and captures mission value, accelerates time-to-market, improves quality, and increases productivity through modern software development practices and technologies. ►Learn More
The IT Service Management Innovation Center improves the ways our customers serve their IT users in this challenging, ever-evolving environment by providing industry-leading tools, models, and techniques. ►Learn More
John Edgar is Salient CRGT’s Chief Strategist for IT Transformation and leads the company’s Innovation Centers. He focuses on identifying and implementing transformative, mission enhancing technologies and processes in digital services (Agile Development, DevOps, UI/UX), data analytics and enterprise IT service management. He works closely with our federal customers to understand their mission challenges, analyze concepts, test ideas, and recommend the technologies, tools, methodologies, and practices to best address strategic needs. Before joining Salient CRGT, John served as Vice President, Information Technology for the United States Postal Service (USPS). There, he led one of the world’s largest corporate technology infrastructures providing robust, reliable, secure computing and innovative new services with a lean, agile IT organization. John drove IT process modernization and partnered with business units to deliver new technology solutions to meet the evolving agency needs. This helped USPS continue to provide affordable, convenient products and services to U.S. citizens and customers worldwide.
Recent Innovation Center Posts
Salient CRGT Executive Joins Distinguished Speaker Program at 2016 (ISC)²® CyberSecureGov Training EventChuck McGann To Address Cyber Breaches At Largest (ISC)² Gathering Of U.S. Government Cyber Professionals FAIRFAX, VA – May 12, 2016 – Salient CRGT, Inc. a leading provider of Agile software development, data analytics, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure... read more
Cynthia Walker and Daniel Borges to Speak at ITA LIVE on Transforming Data Assets with Predictive AnalyticsIndustry Leaders Co-Present on Embracing Predictive Analytics to Drive Higher Profits and Competitive Advantages for Insurance Companies FAIRFAX, VA – April 19, 2016 – Salient Commercial Solutions (Salient), a leading provider of technology consulting services... read more
Salient CRGT’s Chuck McGann Participates in Splunk Webcast on Scoping Infections and Disrupting BreachesExperts Team Up to Discuss Best Practices and Adopting a Continuous Breach Posture FAIRFAX, VA – January 25, 2016 – Salient CRGT, Inc., a leading provider of full lifecycle information technology and training services with expert depth in Agile software development,... read more
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