The New Normal

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ActioNeter Janelle and her daughter

by Janelle J. In the middle of March 2020, the whole world seemed to shift. We were thrust into living a completely different way and we experienced what all of us have never experienced before – Quarantine. Suddenly, due to the inability to leave our houses except for necessities, Bring Your Child to Work Day… Read more »

Recruiting in the World of COVID-19

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Recruiter holds a virtual interview during COVID

By Monica O. In the current COVID-19 Pandemic, health and safety is ActioNet’s top priority. We have taken every precaution at our Headquarters to ensure that all our Employees are able to work comfortably and safely by implementing safety measures including social distancing, taking temperature checks upon entry, wearing face masks, rotating staff, and minimizing… Read more »

Software Factory: A Systems View of DevSecOps

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ActioNet Uses Software Factory DevSecOps approaches to projects

By Kate R. A DevSecOps Software Factory approach is defined as a “structured collection of related software assets that aids in producing computer software applications or software components according to specific, externally defined end-user requirements through an assembly process.” Often DevSecOps implementation focuses on advanced capabilities without solidifying fundamentals or modifying established processes. This tends… Read more »

ActioNet Customer Experience (ACX)

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Professionals work against a city background

By Crystal C. What is Customer Experience (CX)? In simplest terms, it is how your customers perceive and emotionally feel about their overall experience with your business before, during and after their transaction with you. Per OMB mandate, Circular A-11, Section 280, the government defines it as “a combination of factors that result from touchpoints… Read more »

ActioNet Hosts Training for National Insider Threat Awareness Month

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Insider threats are a security concern in every technical company

By Neri-Lissa H. The National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) has declared September as National Insider Threat Awareness Month (NIATM). NIATM was created in response to numerous security breaches involving insiders in recent years. Throughout September, government agencies and participating companies host seminars to inform others of how to spot and mitigate risks. Each and… Read more »

ActioNet Moves into Phase Two of Reopening

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Employees wearing masks in the workplace

By Lina J. 2020 has brought unprecedented changes to the way we all operate. Social, travel, and business practices have all needed to be rethought with safety and health in mind. Throughout the entirety of 2020, ActioNet has expertly followed the latest government and CDC recommendations to keep our ActioNeters, customers, and their families safe…. Read more »

The Cybersecurity Practice at ActioNet

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by Andy S. Many of us working in the government space are aware of the massive data breach at the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announced in 2015 that exposed the personal information of over 22 million government and contractor employees. In the Washington D.C. area at least, that made big news. If you don’t… Read more »