Cascade is a comprehensive, innovative strategic planning, performance budgeting, and performance reporting solution that can be used either stand-alone or as an add-on that integrates with existing financial management systems.

Cascade tracks program performance throughout the year with customizable scorecards, dashboards, dials, graphs, and reports, facilitating directed decision-making and enabling improved allocation of resources.

The Federal version of Cascade fully supports the requirements of the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA), the GPRA Modernization Act, and White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-11.


Performance Management

Implements a comprehensive approach to Performance Management/Budgeting

Manage for Results

Gives managers the tools to actually manage for results


Operational transparency and performance accountability throughout

Program Efficiency

Drives measurable gains in program efficiency

Line of Sight

Clear line of sight from manager’s goals to highest-level outcomes

Organizational Effectiveness

Motivates continuous improvement in program effectiveness

Value for Money

Shows taxpayers the level of service they get for the money


No need to buy an entire Enterprise Resource Planning system for performance management

Ease Of Understanding

Rich and intuitive graphical interface for enhanced user experience


Exceptional flexibility with many optional features


  • Link Strategic Plans to Annual Performance Plans
  • Support Function Assistance Outlines
  • Integrate Performance Plans with Budgets
  • Strategy Summaries with Supporting Documents
  • Link Outcome Goals to Supporting Goals and Activities
  • Managerial Action Plans for Goal Leaders
  • Performance Scorecard for Each Measure
  • Personalized Performance Dashboards
  • Performance Overview/Quick-view for Rapid Drill-down
  • Customizable Performance Status Dials
  • Multi-year Performance-trend Graphs
  • Supports Activity-based Costing (ABC)
  • Optional Ability to Show Costs of Goals and Measures
  • Innovative Calculator of Goal’s Cost-effectiveness
  • Link Any Goal’s Costs to Line-item Budget
  • Top-down or Bottom-up Approval
  • Automatically Track Unit Costs for Selected Outputs
  • Supports Priority-based Budgeting
  • Goal-weighting Option
  • Can Be Integrated with Existing Systems
  • Selection of Templates and Customizable Tables
  • Exceptional Flexibility in Structuring Measures
  • Many Optional Features Built-In
  • Cascading Goal Charts for Easy Navigation
  • Adaptable for Any Size and Type of Organization