Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC
Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC

Services

Offer services that meet our clients needs.  Those listed below can be tailored, bundled or packaged in a way that allow a full service - holistic - solution that fit your goals.

Project Management


 

Whether your company requires short-term or long-term measures, our expert advice will help you navigate safely into your corporate future.  Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC is PMI recognized offering a PgMP; PMP and PMI-ACP certified consultants to support your project.

 

Using the PMI provided tools and recommendations, Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC provides program, portfolio and project management to help achieve your objectives.  Our efforts supply expert project management functions utilizing our PMP credentialed staff.

 

Our tried and true PM methodologies are built around solid delivery and project control mechanics.  We deliver benefits and value to our customers not just deliverables.

 

We also offer Service Management.  When you need staff to support lead your services, we can help.  As a certified Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) practitioner; our commitment to operational excellence blends PM with ITIL fundamentals to effectively and efficiently lead your services.  This ability enables you to have a highly skilled resource that can manage a long term service, and not just a project.


 

 

Public Safety Communications - 9-1-1, NG9-1-1

 

Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC has been involved in the strategic, operational and tactical planning for and implementation of E9-1-1 and NG9-1-1 systems for nearly over 12 years and has had direct involvement in many ESInet and NG9-1-1 projects around the country.  To quantify this experience we have been involved in the design, strategic planning, procurement and project management of implementation for ESInet and NG9-1-1 capable networks for over 1000 PSAP’s Nationwide.  In addition, we have been directly responsible for the strategic efforts in over 25 states.

 

Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC has a long history of documented experience in the planning for and project management of implementation of ESInets and NG9-1-1.  We have had direct involvement in many of the ESInet deployments and NG9‑1-1 projects around the country. Our history includes a prove track record of leading and managing large complex technology projects with a proven track record of success.

 

Mr. Lockard is also leader in the areas of NG9-1-1 and the implementation of next generation networks.  He is a member of the NENA i3 working group and has served as the Vice Chair of the NENA Access and Origination committee developing best practices for 9-1-1 and NG9-1-1.

 

  • 9-1-1 consulting
  • NG9-1-1 consulting
  • Telecommunications management consulting
  • Telecommunications engineering and design consulting
  • Wireless (cellular) telecommunications
  • Systems integration
  • Project Management
  • Government and Regulatory support
    • Planning
    • Fund Management
    • Cost Recovery
    • Legislative review and report

Agile Coaching

 

Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC provides coaching and support for organizations that are embarking into performing projects using Agile methods.  We follow the Agile Manifesto and utilize the principles defined to assist our clients in establishing the most effective methodology for their organization.

 

Our services include:

 

  • Agile Assessment and feasibility analysis
  • Role definition 
  • Methodology selection and implementation
  • Backlog creation and prioritization consulting
  • Ongoing sprint coaching and mentoring
  • Sprint review and retrospective support

We can tailor our coaching services to suit your needs and to facilitate the most effective and efficient method to help you achieve your desired outcome.

Organizational Leadership

 

There are risks involved in any business. We provide you with extensive advice on how to be prepared for any crisis, large or small.

 

Our goal is to document, analyze, review and recommend areas that can be improved or adjusted to help your business operate smoothly.  Whether that is a technical or operational strategy that helps save capital and operating expenses; or a project that is going to be on a tight budget we look to help lead you to success.

 

In addition, we provide leadership coaching, mentoring and advisory services to organizations facing changes and strategic transition.

 

Technology

 

From Technology assessments, Feasibility studies, Bid specification writing and evalution - to network plans and engineering - we can help in designing strategic measures to enhance the use of new technology. Our goal is to maintain a cost efficient approach to introducing next generation tools into your environment. 

 

We supplement our clients need for technology from our diverse and extensive background in telephony, network engineering and solutions engineering.  From traditional circuit based telecommunications to the current packet based solutions and cloud computing; Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC has the experience to recommend innovative solutions.

 

Our efforts also include the ability to bring the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework toward IT Service Management.  This capability allows our clients to design a lifecycle for service management across their platforms. 

 

Telecommunications Management

 

 

Lockard Strategic Advisors, LLC offers telecommunications management service for your business.  This service affords you with professional services at a fraction of the cost of having resources in house.  Our efforts are to act as we are your employees to enhance your value at every opportunity and maximize the Return on Investment in all of your communications services.

 

We offer a comprehensive blend of oversight and management services that can be selected to suit your needs.  We help our clients reduce their telecom expenses by supplying greater accountability for all of their communications services.  By creating sustainable solutions that enhance your financial resiliency and maximize your benefits is our passion.  

 

We also seek to optimize your telecom expenses by examining the services and capabilities required to meet your needs.  Once the expense optimization is complete we proceed to recommend the technological enhancements that provide cost savings and cost avoidance in the future.

Education

 

Our goal is to offer Consulting services that assist our clients in establishing the best possible learning environment, activities and support for children.  We seek to define methods and processes that allow day care and early childhood providers to increase their creativity. 

 

In alignement with the "Better Kid Care" program, our goal is to ensure that all day care solutions offer solutions that enhance learning.

 

Other training that we provide includes Agile, Leadership, ITIL and Project Management.

Contact Us Today!

To schedule an appointment or find out more about the services we offer, please call 412 400-6465 or send us an email.

 

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