VIP creates proactive change driven by the following industry standards. The VIP team makes use of industry certifications and standards to create need-based solutions to address our clients' most pressing process challenges. VIP develops unique solutions for clients that are tailored to their specific mandates and key priorities.
PMI Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)
The Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) is the foundation of VIP’s project work plans and deliverables. 90% of VIP's project managers have achieved Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. VIP staff play leadership roles within various local PMI chapters.
PMI Agile Certified Practitioner
VIP leads Agile projects that adhere to PMI’s Agile Certified Practitioner (ACP) recommended practices. Our certified PMI-ACP leaders work to deliver solutions for VIP government and commercial clients and emphasize frequent delivery of working software, customer collaboration, and productive response to change.
Scrum Alliance Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
Our Certified Scrum Masters maintain the pace of play to deliver the business solution expected on schedule. VIP’s project managers typically hold both PMP and Certified Scrum Master (CSM) certifications.
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
VIP staff who possess the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) accreditation from the International System Security Certification Consortium develop and implement highly secure solution architectures that are ISO/IEC 17024 compliant.
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
The ITIL is a set of practices that align IT services with business needs and compare competency against an established baseline to measure improvement. VIP is committed to best practice IT Service Management approaches of ITIL through our ITIL certified staff.
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Many organizations require specific adherence to a variety of IEEE standards, depending upon the scope of work. As required, VIP complies with IEEE standards and clients can attest to the consistent quality of VIP’s solutions.
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Many organizations require specific adherence to a variety of NIST standards, depending upon the scope of work. As required, VIP complies with NIST standards and clients can attest to the consistent quality of VIP’s solutions.
Pre-Qualified Vendor Pool for Agile Development (PQVP AD-DS)
VIP utilizes the Digital Services Playbook in its response to the State of California’s Pre-Qualified Vendor Pool for Agile Development, utilizing the 12 key plays to produce a working proof of concept.