Information Technology Applications & Analytical Computing


Abt Associates’ IT Solutions team assists clients in conceptualizing, designing, and implementing innovative software tools and IT-based products that enhance knowledge, are compatible with federal enterprise-related work, and meet security requirements. Abt’s internationally recognized experts in data management and analytic computing develop effective and elegant programming solutions to specific, often complex problems.

What Do We Do?

  • Specific IT Solutions
    • Environmental management systems
    • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
    • Learning communities
    • Mobile technology
    • Modeling and software applications
    • Social media and collaboration spaces
    • Survey research
    • User-centric design and usability testing
    • Web-based solutions
  • Database/file design, construction and data management, including security
  • Statistical analysis
  • Innovative analytic programming solutions for specific problems
  • Best practices in data documentation and reproducibility, quality assurance / quality control and Data(base) Management
  • Tools, Training & Techniques

What Distinguishes Us?

Our IT and analytic computing teams are on the cutting-edge of the ever-changing world of technology. Examples include:

  • Expertise in dealing with the out-of-the-ordinary—Many clients have remote locations, unreliable power sources, and unstable networks. Others deal with such challenges as large and complex grant programs, efficient application of GIS and other data, or collaboration across multiples sites. Abt provides flexible solutions and smart technology choices.
  • Rigor and innovation—Abt’s data management and analytic computing experts are widely known for their skill in performing research, evaluation, software development and database construction. Our IT Solutions experts offer clients ways to use technology to extend the impact of their programs or research activities.