Transform with Scrum – an OnPoint Point of View

With a more engaged public expecting better digital experiences, government agencies must better serve their citizens’ online  needs or risk losing relevance. Scrum, an Agile1 framework for completing complex projects, can help government and their partners deliver more value to the people they serve earlier than traditional project management techniques. Download “Transform with Scrum –[…]

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 However, most shared network drives are riddled with ambiguous or outdated legacy folder[…]

OnPoint Announces Strategic Hire

Focused on exceeding client’s expectations and delivering success in technology consulting services to the federal government, OnPoint Consulting, Inc. (OnPoint), today announced the hiring of Helen Jaffe as Director of Client Services. In her new role, Ms. Jaffe will oversee OnPoint’s project operations, including customer relationship management and service delivery, and focus on growing OnPoint’s[…]

Security and the System Development Lifecycle (SDLC): Security is the first step

By: Tim Smith Embracing the rapid pace of technology has provided government agencies with the opportunity to develop new products, services, models and enhance their digital experience. But in a world with greater dependence for always-on, always-connected systems, the risk of cyber threats increases as our customers embrace the digital world. Intellectual property and assets[…]

Expedited Implementation of a Web Application Firewall

By Dan Schulman OnPoint Consulting implemented a cybersecurity solution which protected a customer application that was vulnerable to a specific security threat. While a complete review of the Security and the System Development Lifecycle (SDLC) process was ideal, cost and timing were prohibitive of a complete application –level code rewrite. OnPoint’s solution mitigated the risk[…]

OnPoint Announces Leadership Team

To meet and exceed the needs of federal government clients, the OnPoint Board of Directors has established a seasoned core leadership team with extensive experience providing classified services. Led by Chairman David Carey, the Board of Directors passed a resolution appointing Tim Smith as President of OnPoint Consulting, Inc. Tim has served as Vice President[…]