Michael Callihan


About Michael Callihan

Mr. Callihan has more than two decades of experience in software engineering and business consulting. His expertise is in application architecture and helping customers develop best practices in enterprise software development. Mr. Callihan has worked with large government organizations including more than 10 years with the US Army, and many large corporations – HP, Time Warner, and various health care systems. His experience includes object-oriented analysis, design and programming, team mentorship, technical training, and project management. Mr. Callihan is a Project Management Institute (PMI) certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a certified Lean Six Sigma Sensei (LSSS). He is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University with degrees in Information and Decision Systems and Industrial Management.


AEGIS Sponsors Beacon Health Options Fundraiser

AEGIS is proud to once again support our long-standing client, Beacon Health Options, the nation’s premier managed behavioral healthcare company as the exclusive Resiliency Sponsor for Beacon’s 4th Annual Stamp Out Stigma Golf Outing to benefit the National Military Family Association (NMFA). We have seen in our own personal lives the impact of mental illness… […]


AEGIS Wins Inaugural Capability Challenge

Earlier this month at the 2016 Capability Counts conference hosted by the CMMI Institute, I had the privilege of presenting AEGIS’ story of process improvement in the finals of the Capability Challenge. The Challenge began in December 2015 with a series of monthly webinars hosted by process improvement expert and podcasting […]


AEGIS’ Process Improvement Health Kick

This is a version of the story I told in January 2016 for the CMMI Institute’s Capability Challenge webinar series and again at the finals in Annapolis on May 9, 2016. The following day, May 10, AEGIS was awarded the inaugural Capability Challenge Championship. I hope you enjoy the story…. […]


FHIR’d Up for HIMSS16

Following the political party caucuses, the presidential candidates will be long gone from Las Vegas when HIMSS16 spins up on February 29. But the debates will only be getting started. Which electronic health record is the best? Which middleware works or doesn’t work? Whose standards are going to be adopted? How […]


CES 2016 Part 2

I had the opportunity to attend the annual Consumer Electronics Show this year in Las Vegas as well as the CES Government (CESG) conference that took place just before the big show. The obvious reaction one has to a trip like this is, “Seriously? That’s a boondoggle if I’ve ever […]


CES 2016 Part 1

I had the opportunity to attend the annual Consumer Electronics Show this year in Las Vegas as well as the CES Government (CESG) conference that took place just before the big show. The obvious reaction one has to a trip like this is, “Seriously? That’s a boondoggle if I’ve ever […]


Open Health News Publishes AEGIS Piece on FHIR, Touchstone

Open Health News has published another article authored by Mario Hyland and Barry Dickman that covers HL7, FHIR, and the role the AEGIS Touchstone Project plays in the the FHIR interoperability ecosystem. Check it out over at the OHT site!


CMMI Level 3 – We still got it!

We are thrilled to announce that our recent CMMI SCAMPI Class A appraisal results are now official. We were once again appraised at Maturity Level 3 in two constellations – Development (DEV) and Services including Service System Development (SVC+SSD). When we were first appraised this way in 2012 (building on our […]


Touchstone for FHIR Press Release

We issued a press release this week about the AEGIS Touchstone Project, an HL7® FHIR® initiative. It has generated quite a response so far! Check it out on PR Newswire or one of several thousand news outlets that have picked it up in the past few days. For even more […]


New AEGIS Newsletter, More Gartner Research

The latest issue of the AEGIS newsletter is now available once again featuring content from Gartner Research. In this edition, we highlight Gartner’s “Top Ten Strategic Technology Trends for Government” by Rick Howard published in April. That list includes Scalable Interoperability and mentions AEGIS’ name. Check it out! We’ve also included […]