“We Don’t Need No Stinking Patches”

August 1, 2018

Patching Software

By Cindy H. Though this makes a nice movie line (it was actually “we don’t need no stinking badges” from The Treasure of the Sierra Madre), it does not make a nice attitude for security patches. It seems that as soon as a product is released, it is followed by a software patch or service… Read more »

ActioNet Summer Party in Lone Star State

June 18, 2018

Texas ActioNeters Gathered Together for the 2018 Summer Party at Main Event Entertainment By Michelle C The San Antonio, Texas area hosted their summer event on Thursday, 7 June at Main Event Entertainment. Our group included Defense Programs staff, employees from 3 different projects, and a recruiting representative. We welcomed special guests Michael Genebach, EVP… Read more »

ActioNet Healthy Living Hike

June 5, 2018

ActioNet Families take Hawaii Group Hike

ActioNeters and their families enjoying the hike, the nice weather, and the good company By Gary M. Last weekend, the ActioNeters in Hawaii who are a part of the Defense Programs Business Unit (DPBU) took some time to meet up for our first group hike!  The trailhead for the Makapu’u Lighthouse Trail Living in Hawaii,… Read more »

The Impact of Software Piracy

May 31, 2018

ActioNet Employee writes about Software Piracy

By Brennan H. Brennan H works in support of our DoD Customers as a Software Deployment Specialist. He recently earned a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with a minor in Cyber Security. Next step is to continue his education with a Master’s degree in Computer Science. Brennan’s responsibilities include managing SCCM and monitoring software to… Read more »

Software Developer in Test – You are not Quality Assurance (QA)

February 26, 2018

By Brady O. and Mark S. Developing software without adequate testing is like running into the woods blindfolded or kayaking down rapids without a paddle. All software contains defects as it is developed. The time spent to thoroughly test software before deployment or integration into a system can save significant time over the lifecycle of… Read more »

ActioNet Ohana Summer Picnic in Aloha Style

August 8, 2017

By Matthew S.   ActioNet Hawaii held our 2017 Summer Picnic at the beautiful Bellows Beach on the Island of Oahu. The weather ended up turning out to be great considering the week prior was looking pretty grim with the potential of a hurricane rolling through. Luckily, we were able to dodge that! Right before… Read more »

ActioNet Supports our Service Disabled Veteran ActioNeters

July 27, 2017

By Paul H.   Paul began his affiliation with ActioNet in November 2015 at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, TX. He felt fortunate to join a good team of professionals within a “learning environment.” Paul was also impressed with the Medical benefit that his new company offered. At a previous position, sitting/standing desks had… Read more »

Our Boston Area 2017 Summer Event – Play Ball!

July 14, 2017

By Mark S.   On Saturday, 24 June, ActioNeters from the Boston, MA area gathered at LeLacheur Park to enjoy dinner and a minor league baseball game.  We gathered under the shelter of the stadium seating before the game for the Home Plate BBQ, an all-you-can-eat buffet, which featured Slow-cooked Ribs, Pulled Pork, BBQ Chicken,… Read more »