ActioNet Boston Cheers on the Red Sox

September 19, 2018

ActioNeter Lisa Snapped a Photo of the Field from her Seat By Tracy S. On Tuesday, 11 September, ActioNeters from the Boston, MA area gathered at Cask n’ Flagon Restaurant before transitioning to historic Fenway Park to enjoy a major league baseball game. We feasted on an excellent buffet meal, which included steak tips, bourbon… Read more »

ActioNeters collected school supplies for back-to-school drive to benefit Drew Model school

ActioNeters Team Up to Give Back in Back-to-School Drive

August 27, 2018

ActioNeters Worked Together to Collect Dozens of School Supplies for the Drew Model School Back-to-School Drive By Mengie W. It’s amazing that summer slipped by before we know it. Even as the time flew by, we did not forget ActioNet’s commitment to the community. As we do every year, ActioNet employees came through again with… 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 »

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“We Don’t Need No Stinking Patches”

August 1, 2018

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 »

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ActioNet Makes Impact in Agile/DevSecOps Challenge

July 31, 2018

ActioNet Agile/DevSecOps Challenge Team was all Smiles after the Event by Chris S. ActioNet was proud to send an Agile Team to participate in an Agile/DevSecOps Challenge in conjunction with our customer and Microsoft.  All of the teams from across the agency came out to show off their CI/CD (continuous integration and continuous deployment) skills… Read more »

ActioNet Sponsored National Marbles Tournament Players in Newspaper Clipping

ActioNet Partners with Anne Arundel Marble Players for the 2018 National Marbles Competition

July 31, 2018

Newspaper Clipping Featuring the ActioNet Sponsored Marble Players after the 2018 National Marbles Competition By Stephen H. Stephen H, a long term ActioNeter for over 14 years, has a sharp shooting son name Bradley. For the second year in a row, Bradley was invited to the national marbles tournament in Wildwood, New Jersey, and ActioNet… Read more »

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How Well Do You Know G Suite?

July 26, 2018

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 »

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Network Access Control – Strengthening Cybersecurity

July 24, 2018

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 »