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May 12, 2016
1901 Group Recognized as One of Virginia’s Fantastic 50!
1901 Group is proud to announce it has been named as one of Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Fastest Growing Companies by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, ranking #31 in its first year of recognition. Virginia’s Fantastic 50 award program is a signature event of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce. Now in its 21st year, the Fantastic 50 program is the only annual statewide award recognizing Virginia’s fastest growing business. To be eligible, a company must be privately held with headquarters in Virginia, show sales between $200,000 and $200 million, and demonstrate positive revenue growth and positive net income in its most recent fiscal year over the previous year. Companies are judged on four-year sales revenue history.
CEO of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce Barry DuVal, stated “The Virginia Chamber exists to promote the free enterprise system and advance a better business environment in the Commonwealth for private sector businesses to succeed. The 50 companies being recognized today are the ones who are leading that success by raising personal incomes of Virginians, attracting top talent, and making their communities better places to live and work. We are pleased to honor the entrepreneurial spirit and hard work of these business ventures.”
1901 Group would like to thank each and every employee for your continuous contribution and innovative spirit!
For a look at the list, please visit Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Award page.
May 3, 2016
1901 Group Becomes FedRAMP Compliant
1901 Group I3SS Platform has received FedRAMP Moderate certification from the U.S. Government that enables Federal agencies the confidence in security to utilize monitoring and managed services. This certifies that 1901 Group has passed the Federal Risk Management Process defining standards as a cloud service provider.
Feb 12, 2016
1901 Granted ISO 9001: 2008 Certification
Bureau Veritas certified that the Management System of 1901 has been audited and found to be in accordance with the ISO 9001:2008 requirements of the Management System standards.
Jan 8, 2016
1901 Group Acquires CMMI Appraisals
1901 Group is currently appraised at CMMI Maturity Level 3 Development & Services. Our approach to program/project management is founded upon industry-standard best practices from the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) Guide to Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBoK®) Version 4, the ITIL version 3, the Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI) Development Level 3, and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 Quality Management System (QMS). We use these standard processes for every program/project we execute, ensuring that we consistently deliver quality products and services to our customers, while factoring Continuous Improvement lessons learned into future activities. Our expertise in these processes enables us to provide current and appropriate information to our clients and facilitate open communication at all levels and at all times.
Jan 1, 2015
1901 Group Named Gold-level Equinix Reseller Partner
1901 Group is an approved Gold-level Equinix Reseller Partner. This achievement gives 1901 Group and its customers access to over 104 IBX datacenters globally, and single port access to AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, and over 100 other cloud solution providers – all from the Equinix Cloud Exchange.
THE CHALLENGE: Achieving Enterprise Security Compliance for Asset, Configuration, and Vulnerability Management.
THE SOLUTION: 1901 Group Information Security Continuous Monitoring-as-a-Service. Security challenges facing business and government organizations across the country are increasing at an alarming pace. See how 1901 Group went above and beyond by achieving 100% compliance across several Federal Agency systems.
IT Service Management (ITSM) implementations can increase ROI and improve IT efficiency. Make sure your organization’s operational staff makes the best use of the ITSM methodology by remembering the following key factors of successful ITSM Ticketing (shown in the pdf).
Process Automation is the ability to orchestrate and integrate tools, people and processes through workflow. 1901 Group’s Process Automation solutions effectively and substantially reduce human error and streamline allocation of resources, thereby lowering customer costs, increasing productivity, and providing absolute priority to mission-critical systems.
INFOGRAPHIC: Incident Reduction Part 1
An INCIDENT is defined as an unplanned interruption to an IT service or a reduction in the quality of an IT service. 1901 Group’s proactive incident management solutions effectively and substantially reduce incidents, thereby lowering customer costs, improving workforce productivity and increasing end user satisfaction.
Continuous Delivery is a design practice used in software development to automate and improve the process of software delivery. Techniques such as automated testing and continuous integration allow software to be developed at a high standard that is easily packaged and deployed to test environments. The result is the ability to rapidly, reliably and repeatedly push out enhancements and bug fixes to customers at low risk and with minimal manual overhead.
Asset Management is an important part of an organization’s business strategy that involves gathering detailed hardware and software inventory information, which is then used to make key business decisions. 1901 Group’s Asset Management as-a-service helps organizations administer their systems more effectively while saving time and money via automation and avoiding unnecessary asset purchases, and at the same time promoting the use of existing resources.