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[…]

OnPoint Established as Proxy Organization

Through the establishment of a proxy organization, OnPoint Consulting, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Sapient Government Services, has preserved the ability to continue delivering secure federal government work. With the recent acquisition of OnPoint’s parent company, Sapient, by Pubicis Groupe, a foreign-owned communications group, OnPoint followed all legal and federal obligations required during the[…]

Publicis Groupe Completes Acquisition of Sapient

PARIS – Publicis Groupe S.A. [Euronext Paris: FR0000130577, CAC 40] (“Publicis”) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Sapient Corporation (NASDAQ: SAPE) (“Sapient”) for total consideration of approximately $3.7 billion.   “This deal dramatically sharpens Publicis Groupe’s profile, establishing us as a leader in Marketing, Communication and Business Transformation. Sapient’s marketing, technology and consulting[…]

Allen Ashbey named ACT-IAC Industry Individual Contributor of the Year

ACT-IAC has recognized Allen Ashbey, a Director at OnPoint Consulting, with the organization’s exclusive industry award for his leadership in creating a more effective and innovative government. Read the press release for more on the award. Allen has a proven dedication to driving change in the public sector. Recently he has served as the Industry[…]

OnPoint Retains CMMI Maturity Level 3 Rating

OnPoint Consulting, Inc. (OnPoint) is pleased to announce that it has retained a Maturity Level 3 rating with the Software Engineering Institute’s Capability Maturity Model Integration for Development (CMMI®-DEV). CMMI is an internationally recognized method for evaluating and measuring the maturity of an organization’s development processes. The CMMI maturity level 3 rating independently confirms that[…]

OnPoint is now part of Sapient

Sapient Expands Government Services Footprint Through Acquisition of OnPoint Addition Strengthens Sapient’s Government Division, Extends Digital Innovation Leader’s Ability to Transform How Public Service Operates and Contributes BOSTON AND WASHINGTON, DC – February 10, 2014 – Sapient Government Services, part of Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE), today announced its acquisition of OnPoint Consulting, Inc. (OnPoint), a vibrant,[…]