Securing Workloads in the Cloud

July 11, 2018

By Jim L. Have you ever wondered if the Cloud was really secure and how security measures and best practices were implemented? In this blog post we will review the major security concepts to assure confidentiality, integrity, and availability of systems and data in the Cloud. We will use AWS as the example environment, but… 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 »

Oracle Presents at Cloud COIN

May 18, 2018

By Jim L. The May Cloud Community of Interest (COIN) Tech Talk was provided by our Oracle Cloud Services partner. Clarke C., Senior Manager within Oracle’s Public Sector Solutions Engineering team and Glenn A., Account Manager for Oracle’s Platform Technology, led the discussion. Clarke discussed Oracle’s strategic approach of using “Journeys to the Cloud” scenarios… Read more »

ActioNetCloud™ Adopts New Cyber Security Service

April 20, 2018

By Jim L. AWS Macie was released as a new managed security service in August, 2017 to help identify and protect sensitive data stored in S3 from breaches, data leaks, and unauthorized access. The ActioNet AWS Test Lab was used to create a 200 MB data lake of simulated organizational files and AWS CloudTrail event… Read more »

ActioNet Hosts Oracle Class for Employees

April 4, 2018

ActioNeters Enjoying the Opportunity to Learn Oracle GoldenGate Fundamentals By Kimba E. The National Security Business Unit (NSBU) brought the Oracle GoldenGate Fundamentals training from Oracle University in-house so our Database Administrators could prepare for production support in May. For 4 days in late March we hosted the class in our Vienna headquarters for our dedicated… 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 Recertifies ISO27K, continues ISO20K

February 23, 2018

ActioNeters worked together to successful maintain ISO certification

Chris E, Andy P, and Michael C pose with their Certificates of Appreciation for their work towards recertification By Chris E ActioNet is committed to the delivery of exceptional IT services and the preservation of a safe computing environment. As an ISO-certified organization, ActioNet stands firmly behind mature IT process while passing the benefits of industry-leading IT… Read more »

ActioNet Talks Industry Future at TechNet

November 9, 2017

By Matt S. The Defense Programs Business Unit represented ActioNet at the 2017 AFCEA TechNet Asia-Pacific Conference and Expo in Honolulu, Hawaii at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki. The three day event held from 31 October to 2 November was a huge success! We were accompanied at the event by special guests including our Senior… Read more »