KeyLogic Blog

Learn more about the advances and expertise our KeyLogic team brings to their respective fields.

  • Building Energy Modeling

    How do I go about modeling my building energy use? What software is available to me?

    Nov 12, 2013
    With a heightened public awareness and an increased focus on global climate change issues (reduce carbon emissions) here in the United States and rising energy utility costs more building design professionals are relying on energy based computer simulated modeling programs to sharpen and fine-tune their overall building designs. Many of the commercial building owners in today’s marketplace are requiring that their design professionals build to higher energy efficiency and building standards.
  • Technical Writer

    Technically Speaking: What Sets Technical Writers Apart from Other Writers

    Nov 06, 2013
    From Mad Men to Nashville to House of Cards, portrayals of writers abound in the media. Technical writers, however, are rarely the subject of TV shows—or movies or books, for that matter—and it can be hard to imagine what exactly it is they do. So, how do technical writers differ from writers in general?
  • Corporate Presentation

    Why Should I Use KeyLogic?

    Nov 05, 2013
    The Federal Government often has a problem differentiating any one contractor’s characteristics, capabilities, and proposals from another. This effect, sometimes referred to by Federal leaders as ‘a vast sameness’, means that proposals for projects are often thought of as commodity bids – one solution is equally as good as another. This can result in more acquisitions becoming price shoot-outs; if all the companies are the same, why not simply award to the lowest price?
  • Confused Business Leader

    Setting Expectations: How a RACI Matrix Can Help Your Program

    Oct 30, 2013
    Documenting the parties who are responsible, accountable, consulted and informed is a standard way of establishing the lines of authority across each task within a program. A recommended way to document this is in a matrix format; the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK) calls this either a Responsibility Assignment Matrix (RAM) or Responsibility, Accountability, Consulted, Informed Matrix (RACI).
  • Data Warehouse

    Why or When Do You Need a Data Warehouse?

    Oct 29, 2013
    Whether you are the CEO of a fortune-500 level company or a director working on a mid-scale project for the government, chances are that you need to deal with lot of business data. If you want to analyze all that data in a way that can enhance the decision-making and customer-service capabilities of your business, you might want to consider the data warehouse route.