Category: Cost Engineering

Computing in the clouds?

So what are we really talking about when we talk about cloud computing? “The cloud” is a generally accepted euphemism for the Internet.

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Supporting the Government Accounting Office (GAO) Cost Estimating Process

If you don’t have a standard process you need to develop one or follow one like the Government Accountability (GAO) Cost Estimating Process. The GAO Cost Estimating Process consists of twelve (12) steps. Each step builds upon the others to develop a comprehensive and complete cost estimate.

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Autonomous Cars – Ain’t Software Great!

Driverless cars – brilliant idea or completely frightening? But if you look at the Google Car – which has logged over 700,000 road miles with only two accidents both of which involved missteps of a human driver – maybe it’s not such a bad idea.

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