How To Become a Member of COSA

|| Are you interested in joining the Construction Open Software Alliance? || To Apply 1. Start by contacting us and expressing your interest and how you heard about us. 2. A COSA representative will contact you for further discussion. 3. At the next monthly meeting, current COSA members will vote on new applicants. A majority […]

COSA: A Case Study of How One Industry United to Develop Software Integration Standards

|| The article COSA: A Case Study of How One Industry United to Develop Software Integration Standards,  was published in Texas CEO Magazine on March 2, 2013.|| Today, the information technology (IT) decisions presented to CEOs are less about which technologies should be employed and more about which technologies should not. The consumerization of IT means […]

Constructech 2013 Tech Preview: The Future Is Now

|| This article was published in Constructech Magazine on February 22, 2013 || Throughout the past decade and more, an approach to making IT investments a little less expensive and a little more connected has been the open-systems movement. One of the more recent movements in constructech is the COSA (Construction Open Software Alliance). James […]

COSA Featured in Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure

|| A recent article (quoted below) written by Jeffrey Yoders in Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure discusses COSA member SmartBidNet and the other construction industry tech providers involved in our open application standards initiative. || Click here to read the full article Benham announced the formation of the COSA at the AGC IT Conference in Chicago last summer […]