Office of the Chief Information Officer

United States Department of Agriculture

Planning and Integration


Service Description

Digital Infrastructure Services Center (DISC) can provide key professional services to assist customers in the design, planning, and integration of enterprise-class solutions.  These key services help eliminate project risk and deliver robust technology solutions based on industry-best practices.

What is Included

  • Insight into industry and department
    • Technology roadmaps
    • Strategic plans
    • Best Practices
    • Lessons learned
  • Integration and project planning support
  • Business requirements analysis
  • Technical requirements identification
  • Technical architecture solution design
  • Project risk identification and prioritization
  • Definition of Enterprise Data Center (EDC) standards
  • Standard architecture governance
  • Technical disaster recovery planning
  • Capital investment analysis
  • Technology and system integration cost estimation

How We Charge

Charges are based on actual number of professional services hours.

Price drivers:

Cost Saving Tips

  • Avoid greater costs associated with high priority service
  • Engage project team early to document requirements
  • Minimize changes during project delivery 
  • Avoid historical project cost estimation
  • Ensure that all requirements are documented

  Additional Information

  • Customer acceptance of deliverables is required
  • Utilize other OCIO service offerings to minimize application integration efforts and reduce costs through economies of scale

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