Devis CEO in the News March 2010

Cristina Mossi Scaling Peaks with Devis

By Gary Tischler

Washington, DC - In 1994, when Cristina Mossi first reported for work as a systems analyst at a small company call InfoStructure International, she was the first official computer engineer in the company.

The company billed itself as an IT consulting firm but served mostly USAID clients, with a mission to support and solve international development needs. It was not primarily an IT company. It was small--less than ten employees, as Mossi recalled.

Mossi was offered the job because of her IT background and expertise and because she spoke Spanish, a useful skill given that many of the USAID clients were in Latin America. "Right away, they sent me off to Swaziland in South Africa, to learn and train on a system developed for USAID. We came with an old huge projector, a huge, bulky PC and a big box of floppy disk. E-mail had not evolved to what it is today and data sharing was complicated and time-consuming."

Read the full article "Cristina Mossi Scaling Peaks with Devis" by Gary Tischler at CapitalWirePR

About Development InfoStructure, Inc. (Devis)

Development InfoStructure, Inc. (Devis) was founded in 1992 to provide innovative, practical approaches to information management. Devis is a leading provider of IT Consulting services and solutions to Federal, State, and Local Governments as well as the international development community. Devis' standards-based, vendor-independent approach and active support of the open source community help maximize the return on clients' IT investments.

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