11 June 2014
HUD REAC Awards MB&A Contract For ExAM
Innovative solution will revolutionize the way HUD REAC performs inspections
Posted by: Erik L. Ballinger
The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) has contracted with Millsapps, Ballinger & Associates (MB&A) for the Extensible Assessment Manager (ExAM). REAC, opting to utilize ExAM like so many other organizations, will use the assessment management software to conduct mobile inspections of public housing properties. ExAM is an off-the-shelf, affordable, flexible and robust tool that sits atop the force.com platform.
MB&A will configure ExAM to the unique requirements of REAC to ensure that inspection data is collected in a repeatable process that increases data quality, efficiently generates corrective actions, and provides time critical information for real-time dashboards, effective analysis, and data-driven decisions. ExAM (ExAM4Enterprise.com) seeks to improve all aspects of mobile inspections at REAC by providing process improvement, business analytics, communication, and collaboration – all in an easy-to-use interface.
Clients from Federal, State and local government including Department of Veterans Affairs, District of Columbia General Services, Los Angeles Unified School District, and Loudoun County Public Schools are using ExAM to provide turnkey security assessments, inspections, and complex survey/data call environments. ExAM resides on the Salesforce.com platform which has over 130,000 existing customers, 185,000 custom applications, and handles over 1 billion transactions per day. This employment scale ensures a low cost, low risk platform that is the perfect fit to enable an affordable and reliable solution for the HUD Real Estate Assessment Center.
About HUD REAC
The Department of Housing and Urban Development Real Estate Assessment Center’s (REAC) mission is to provide and promote the effective use of accurate, timely and reliable information assessing the condition of HUD’s portfolio; to provide information to help ensure safe, decent and affordable housing; and to restore the public trust by identifying fraud, abuse and waste of HUD resources.
Millsapps, Ballinger, & Associates (MB&A), a verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), is a full life cycle management consulting company committed to solving the biggest problems facing some of the world’s largest, most complex and challenging organizations. Our capabilities include enterprise-wide software integration, application portfolio management, innovative software development, and responsive consulting services. Our company believes that technology can be a force multiplier for positive change and that being able to consistently get the right information in the right hands in order to make the right decision is what makes an organization most effective. To learn more about MB&A services and solutions please visit: www.mbaoutcome.com.