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, 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, 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
Office of Personnel Management Awards Salient CRGT $39.4M Prime Contract for CASE Processing Operations and Enhancement Support
Providing Application Services in Support of OPM’s Personal Investigation Processing System for Background Investigations FAIRFAX, VA – June 25, 2019 – Salient CRGT has been awarded a $39.4 million prime contract to provide Application Services such as requirements...read more
Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts Awards Salient CRGT Five-year Blanket Purchase Agreement for Enterprise Data Management Support
Developing the Next Enterprise Data Warehouse to Enable Nationwide Judicial Operations FAIRFAX, VA – June 4, 2019 – Salient CRGT has been awarded a single award five-year Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) supporting the Administrative Office of the United States Courts...read more
Federal Bureau of Investigation Awards Salient CRGT $40.1M Prime Contract for Cybersecurity and Information Assurance Services
Providing Cybersecurity Services in Support of FBI’s Intelligence, National Security, and Law Enforcement Mission FAIRFAX, VA – January 10, 2019 – Salient CRGT has been awarded a $40.1 million prime contract to provide critical cybersecurity services enabling FBI’s...read more
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Awards Salient CRGT $21.5M Prime Contract for Enterprise IT and Communication Systems Support
Helping USACE Provide Quality, Responsive Engineering and Construction Services to Multiple End Users in Afghanistan FAIRFAX, VA – October 9, 2018 – Salient CRGT, Inc. was awarded a $21.5 million prime contract from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)...read more
"The need to modernize legacy systems is critical. These systems we built before the array of cyber threat vectors existed and legacy systems are not designed with those threats in mind. We must rebuild them to protect their vital mission and the sensitive data they...read more