Enterprise Systems & Data Analysis (ESDA)

On this site you will find more information about how we can help you solve complex technical, operational and policy problems. You can also learn more about a recently released innovative project management forecasting tool called Indicator for Schedule Analysis And Cost (ISAAC).

ISAAC
Data Management
Our Mission

The mission of CNA's Enterprise Systems and Data Analysis (ESDA) is to create modern, cohesive data management solutions that enhance your long- and short- term goals and allow you to make well-grounded, data-driven decisions to meet demands. We pride ourselves on gaining your trust and getting your project right the first time.

We analyze the entirety of your systems – the people, the process, the data, and technology – to identify high-quality options for improved operations. We always begin by looking at your data to help identify the root cause of an issue and to find solutions.

The Team

In addition to the individuals highlighted on this page, ESDA capitalizes on the ability to leverage CNA's staff of 600, with their experience in business, government, public service, and the military.

Brad Ng

Brad Ng


Vice President and Director,
Enterprise Systems and Data Analysis
Shaelynn Hales
Shaelynn Hales

Managing Director
Steve Habicht
Steve Habicht

Associate Director
M. Jocelyn Cox
M. Jocelyn Cox

Associate Director
Marina Rozenblat
Marina Rozenblat

Research Scientist
Ashish Khatta
Ashish Khatta

Systems Engineer
Capabilities

ESDA helps you define processes and controls to maintain and then improve data quality, modernize your data system, and more effectively meet objectives.

There are five capabilities:

Data Analytics

CNA has expertise collecting, processing, exploring, analyzing, interpreting and visualizing data for clients across military and civilian departments.

System Engineering Lifecycle

CNA tailors the systems engineering process to meet each project's unique features, balancing performance, cost, and schedule requirements to meet real-world operational needs.

Program System Support

CNA supports government agencies with exceptional program management and systems engineering services.

Enterprise Data Management

CNA helps government agencies realize the benefits of standardized, high-quality, accessible data while managing the associated risks.

Lifecycle Acquisition Management

CNA helps our clients identify the capabilities—enabled by business processes, operations, systems, and data—needed to accomplish their mission.

News and Features

CNA Launches ISAAC

May 7, 2018 – CNA announced today that it has developed a new tool to help managers of large information technology programs identify risk areas and detect early warning signals of cost overruns. ISAAC (Indicator for Schedule Analysis And Cost) utilizes predictive metrics and applied models to forecast future performance trends and gives managers advance warning if there is a need for course correction.