Thinking Outside the Box…No, Just Get Rid of the Box

January 29, 2019

A collection of tools ActioNet uses to transform mobile device management

By Eric C. That age-old cliché of Insanity: ‘doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results’, is nothing new obviously, but destined to repeat itself.  Case in point, your Service Desk continues to escalate incidents to advanced engineering because users cannot access their E-mail or calendar on their mobile device while… Read more »

The Era of Citizen Developers

November 26, 2018

by Hooman K. Being a product of the Pascal/C++ command-line programming era, I’d frequently find a way to write reusable code by way of functions to save time. I remember when Microsoft first introduced Visual Basic (VB), with tons of built-in functions and routines. Developers were so excited; it would even auto-complete code as soon… Read more »

CMMI for Services Level 3, ISO 20000, ITIL and our Quality Management System (QMS)

November 2, 2018

ActioNet Receives CMMI SVC and DEV Certifications

By Kim M. ActioNet’s Quality Management System (QMS) integrates and encompasses all the processes, procedures and policies that support our core Business Service Offerings of Infrastructure Engineering, Software Engineering and Cyber Security. We are pleased to announce our most recent Capability Maturity Model Integration for Services (CMMI-SVC) Level 3 Certification, in addition to our existing… Read more »

ActioNeters Supporting Cyberspace

October 22, 2018

ActioNet Supports Cyberspace Protection Team in San Antonio Blog

By Jonathan M. ActioNet staff recently supported the transition of an USAF weapon system supporting Cyberspace Protection Team (CPT) in Port San Antonio to a new location on Joint Base San Antonio (San Antonio, Texas). At different two locations, the ActioNet team supported Deployable, Garrison and Mobile Platforms, transitioned operations while performing daily operations, including… Read more »

Dreamforce 2018 – A Heightened Experience

October 9, 2018

Dreamforce 2018 Photograph by ActioNeter Hugh

by Hooman (Hugh) K. I’ve attended a few conventions and tradeshows in my lifetime and I have to admit, as a first time Dreamforce attendee, I was quite impressed and at times overwhelmed. Having evolved over the last twelve years, Dreamforce is less of a convention and more of a San Fran cultural event that… Read more »

ActioNeters Participate in Agile Challenge and Microsoft Hackathon

August 8, 2018

By Michelle V & Chris S On July 25th 2018, ActioNeters across the D.C. Metro area banded together to form the ActioNet A-Team in order to compete in the “Great Agile Challenge”.  This was the very first “hackathon” event and was hosted at Microsoft’s HQ in Chevy Chase, MD.  Competing Agile Teams were given only… Read more »

How Well Do You Know G Suite?

July 26, 2018

G Suite Logo

By: Chad G, Andre T, Jewel J, and Cory T How well do you know G Suite? The ActioNet team within the Science and Research Business Unit (SRBU) provides support for Google’s G Suite to our Federal customers. Google is continuously expanding its G Suite offerings through upgrades and feature additions on a regular basis…. Read more »

Network Access Control – Strengthening Cybersecurity

July 24, 2018

Network Access Control Header

By Paul F. ActioNet recently helped a client implement Network Access Control (NAC) to address a requirement identified under Presidential Executive Order 13800. NAC is a mechanism that can allow federal agencies to define and implement policies that enforce how an agency allows secure access on their network ports for devices attempting to gain network… Read more »