Donald Houde


Effective Leadership

focusing on collaborative organization design and quantifiable measures of success.

Creative Methods of Revenue Generation

including grant writing, IT service delivery sharing and automated solutions' reuse and extensibility.

Business Process Management, Design and Implementation

including ITL, project, supply chain, SDLC, operations, change control, configuration management, QA, capacity planning.


Information securitization, privacy, confidentiality and audit planning and implementation.

Sustainability Concept Expertise

including operations management, business continuity/DR, metrics collection and analysis, workflow design/implementation, service delivery, application/tool release, help desk, problem ticket/critical issue management.

Identity Management Solutions Design

and implementation including single sign-on and federated models.

Relationship Management

including public and private partnerships, client partners and vendors.

Enterprise Application/Tool Architecture Design

including SLDS, emphasizing a balance between ROI, high availability, scalability, operational excellence, code reuse and reliability (e.g., Cloud, SaaS, SOA, clusters, web services, load balancers, geographically disperse sites, backup strategies).

Additionally, Donald Houde provides services in:

  • Public Speaking
  • Risk Management
  • Quality Assurance Management
  • Change Management
  • Financial Management
  • Implementation Strategies
  • Architectural Design
  • Governance, Policy, Procedure and Process Engineering
  • Business Intelligence Analysis
  • Data Coaching and Engineering

More about the services and consulting assignments of Donald Houde can be found at Houde

Writings by Donald Houde on specific topics include:

Donald Houde and Houde Consulting are business management, executive leadership and IV&V consultants

Business and Information Technology Consulting Services

Donald Houde, Houde Consulting, provides consulting services in Business Management, Information Technology, Cloud Computing, IVV, Executive Leadership, Governance, Idea Implementation.