September 24, 2008

Fairfax, VA

ActioNet, Inc. announced today the award by the Department of Education (ED) of a 5-year, Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) contract to provide Internet and Intranet support, systems engineering and design, web-based application development, system development support, data analysis, quality and management support, training and documentation, systems security and information assurance support, as well as emerging technologies support. According to Ashley W. Chen, ActioNet President & CEO, “We look forward to working with ED to further enhance web-based dissemination of information and opportunities for the general public.”

About ED

The Mission of the Department of Education (ED) is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence and ensuring equal access.

The Department’s role in carrying out this mission is: (1) providing leadership to discuss specific issues in American education; (2) making available institutional grants to support state and local reform; (3) providing student grants and loans for post-secondary education; (4) making grants for literacy, employment and self-sufficiency training for adults; (5) monitoring and enforcement of civil rights to ensure non-discrimination by recipients of Federal education funds; and (6) providing support for statistics, research, development, evaluation, and dissemination of information to improve educational quality and effectiveness.

About ActioNet, Inc.

ActioNet, Inc., headquartered in Vienna, Virginia, is a CMMI-DEV Level 4 and CMMI-SVC Level 4, ISO 20000, ISO 27001, ISO 9001, HDI-certified, woman-owned IT Solutions Provider with strong qualifications and expertise in Cloud-based Solutions, Cyber Security and Agile Software Engineering. As a Mission-Focused, Client-Centric and ResultsDriven organization, ActioNet also follows the Project Management Institute (PMI) methodology as well as Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) standards. ActioNet has outstanding financial performance, as evidenced by our “Exceeds Customer Expectations” and the highest 5A1 Financial Rating from Dun & Bradstreet, a 92 out of 100 rating from Open Ratings, the 2014 National Capital Corporate Growth Award by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), and Washington Technology Top 100 2012-2019. ActioNet’s human capital leadership is recognized by being designated one of the Best Workplaces for Commuters by the Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) 2013-2017 and Washington Post Top Workplaces 2014- 2020. For more information, please visit our web site at

Marketing Department, 703-204-0090 Ext.102, [email protected].