OnPoint and Sapient Consulting win award to deliver digital-first approach to all communication activities for NIDDK

OnPoint and Sapient Consulting win award to deliver digital-first approach to all communication activities for NIDDK ARLINGTON, VA, June 5, 2018 – OnPoint Consulting, Inc. (OnPoint), in close collaboration with its parent company, Sapient Consulting, is excited to announce a continued partnership with the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), a[…]

Agile Reinforced – an OnPoint-Point-of-View

Gaining a technological edge is a strategic necessity in our increasingly digital world. This is especially true for the U.S. government. Not only is their “IT workforce drain a ‘creeping’ crisis bigger than Y2K1,” according to former United States Chief Information Officer (CIO) Tony Scott, but the prevalent ‘waterfall’ management process is not keeping pace[…]

OnPoint Welcomes New Strategic Hires To The Leadership Team

OnPoint is pleased to announce the recent hiring of the following key leadership personnel for Business Development and Client Services Robert Crinks Robert Crinks is leading the OnPoint Business Development team. He brings 30+ years of experience working on major communication systems utilizing terrestrial, undersea, and satellite systems. He has strong systems engineering skills in the[…]

OnPoint earns a Superior rating resulting from a security vulnerability assessment (SVA)

OnPoint is proud to announce that we have earned a Superior rating resulting from a security vulnerability assessment (SVA) performed by the U.S. Defense Security Service (DSS). This annual security assessment evaluates a company based on the standards set forth by the U.S. National Industrial Security Program (NISP). DSS provides military services, Defense Agencies, federal[…]

Information Gateways Inc. (“IGI”) and OnPoint Consulting Inc. (“OnPoint”) to Collaborate Under U.S. Small Business Administration (“SBA”) All Small Mentor-Protégé Program.

IGI as the Protégé and OnPoint  as the Mentor, announced the Team’s acceptance into the SBA Small Business Mentor-Protégé Program. As part of the program, OnPoint will serve as mentor for IGI to expand their ability to successfully compete for prime contracts. As a result, IGI and OnPoint have entered into a small business Joint[…]

The Big Data Lifecyle

By: Sean Kramer The rapid digitalization of information is forcing the hand of companies to leverage ‘big data’ to solve increasingly complex organizational and business challenges of our always-on digital world, or otherwise risk being overtaken by more data-driven competitors. Yet the allure of big data is often met by uncertainty about how to make[…]

SharePoint vs. Shared Drives

By: William Huh Shared Network Drives: Decreasing Productivity One Folder at a Time – Have you ever struggled to find that one document you’re sure has been saved somewhere? Shared network drives are familiar and widely accessible repositories utilized throughout many organizations. However, most shared network drives are riddled with ambiguous or outdated legacy folder[…]

Energy Department – National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)

Goal: Providing Cyber Defense to NNSA’s distributed federal enterprise. Situation: The NNSA is responsible for the management and security of U.S. nuclear weapons, nuclear nonproliferation and naval reactor programs. It responds to nuclear and radiological emergencies both in the U.S. and abroad. NNSA’s Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) must ensure that IT systems[…]

State Department – Overseas Buildings Operations Bureau

Goal: Provide the Overseas Buildings Operations Bureau (OBO) with a reliable facilities management system to increase the efficiency of the end users working day. Situation: With approximately $1.3 Billion in annual operating costs OBO is responsible the acquisition, design, construction, furnishing, management, maintenance, disposal, and reporting of real property abroad for the Department of State[…]

Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)

Goal: Provide the warfighter with uninterrupted communications support while balancing cost to the taxpayer. Situation: Each year, OnPoint Consulting assists the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) with the management of mission-critical IT infrastructure necessary to enable the U.S. warfighter to have constant, uninterrupted communications at a reasonable cost to the taxpayer. Through migrating to the[…]