MacB To Offer USAF Certified IT Asset Management Tool - NEWS RELEASE
DAYTON, Ohio February 12, 2018 - MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB), a leading National Security company delivering advanced engineering services, cybersecurity and product solutions, announced today that it's business partner xAssets, has achieved Software Certification for the xAssets Client Version 7.x of its Information Technology Asset Management and Network Discovery Tool (ITAM-ND). The xAssets software, recently passed the comprehensive certification process issued by the Department of the Air Force for both client and server applications. ITAM-ND is now certified to run on Department of Defense (DoD) secure networks, allowing the tool to address one of today's most important software topics - Security.
Below are some key takeaways about the newly certified software tools:
- Cyber-Security - approved for use on the Secret Internet Protocol Router Network (SIPRNet) as well as the Non-Secure Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNET).
- The 14-month certification provides full life cycle statistical software package (AM) capabilities, including discovery that can stand alone or complement the System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)
- Features - simple to install, fast, and easy to use. It's also highly configurable, has total hardware and software network discovery (agentless inventory), and an affordable solution for cloud or on-premise implementations.
- HIPPA - meets compliance requirements of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA)
- Version 7.x - the most cutting-edge and flexible ITAM/ND product on the market today
xAssets ITAM-ND helps organizations meet critical ISO 19770 Compliance Standards for discovery networks of all sizes, without side effects application or DLL conflicts or deploying agents. The software includes a Configuration Management Database (CMDB), allowing Hardware Inventory, IT Asset Management, Software Asset Management and Software License Compliance within a single browser application. Industry customers also benefit from software configuration options and system scalability that can support more than 100,000 Windows devices and up to one million total assets.
"Though our licensing agreement with xAssets we are excited to offer newly certified Asset Management and agentless Network Discovery functionality to our DoD and Federal customers, presenting a holistic view of their entire network and the fastest route to fulfilling software license requirements," said Fred Norman, Senior Vice President and General Manager of MacB's Mission Systems Group (MSG). "The discovery engine has been optimized for performance in every possible respect so that network operators, IT experts, software asset managers, and end users have access to the nuts and bolts layers for a strategic approach to network discovery in small and large complex networks."
ABOUT MACAULAY-BROWN, INC. (MacB)
Over the past 38 years, MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) has been solving many of our Nation's most complex National Security challenges. We are committed to delivering critical capabilities in the areas of Intelligence and Analysis, Cybersecurity, Secure Cloud Engineering, Research and Development, Integrated Laboratories and Information Technology to Defense, Intelligence Community, Special Operations Forces, Homeland Security, and Federal agencies to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. With Corporate Headquarters in Dayton, Ohio and National Capital Headquarters in Vienna, Virginia, our 1,500 employees worldwide are dedicated to developing mission-focused and results-oriented solutions that make a difference where and when it matters most. Learn more about MacB at www.alionscience.com.
xAssets is focused on developing flexible, affordable and easy to deploy IT asset management and fixed asset solutions. A fast growing company, xAssets has major corporate and government customers worldwide. xAssets is a Microsoft Certified Partner, a member of the International Association of IT Asset Managers (IAITAM) and an SIIA member.
xAssets' products provide full life cycle asset management capabilities, including discovery capabilities that can stand alone or complement SCCM (System Center Configuration Manager). Additional modules are not usually needed, and configuration allows quick and effective customization where just about "anything is possible" around a customer's technical requirements. xAssets meets customers' processes, so they do not have to change what they do, how they do it, or what they want accomplished.
For more information about xAssets, its products or how to become a reseller go to www.xassets.com.