Organizations serving the public sector are contending with the challenge of large-scale data management, the need for high levels of process accountability and the requirement for absolute data privacy. Management Science Associates is exceptionally well positioned to steward institutional data management and mining projects and to ensure that cross-organizational and/or public communication is secure - as well as cutting edge.
MSA's work in the medical arena has equipped us with effective protocols for HIPAA-quality data privacy; our work with organizations complying with Sarbanes-Oxley requirements has fine-tuned our orientation to audit-level data quality and process automation. We also market a product to law-enforcement organizations, allowing for more effective officer performance tracking and management, called psAdvance.
MSA is also considered a gold-standard analytics organization, and has been of service to the Department of Commerce and other many other industrial and institutional entities in forecasting demand and other market trends.
Going back to the 1960's, MSA was tapped by the Department of Commerce for data analysis work in forecasting demand for supersonic transport.
In 1997, MSA was selected in the $246 billion tobacco agreement with the Attorneys General of 46 states to collect and analyze the shipment data used to compute the funds to be returned to each state.
In 2004, MSA was awarded the Department of Commerce contract to examine trends and the outlook for steel demand.