OCIO Engineering Directorate - Surveys
OCIO Engineering Directorate Survey 2019
The OCIO has partnered with the Engineering Directorate to discover innovative ideas that will bring valuable IT offerings to ED stakeholders.
What network posture do your systems currently have?
Do your systems have unique or customized hardware configurations?
What operating systems are used in your operations?
If you answered isolated in previous question? Can your systems be networked?
Would it be beneficial for an enclave network to be extended into your area?
MACS will apply Patches, GPO, AntiVirus scans on predetermined monthly schedule that is communicated to the customer. What configuration activities would most impede your operations?
Rebooting systems after patching
Lack of administrative priviledges
All of the above
What time interval for configuration activities would impose problems for your processing needs?
How would seperation of duties impact your teams operations? MACS retains administrative privledges to the operating system? Although, Temporary Access Granted allows for administrative privileges to be granted on monthly basis.
Is it a business requirement for your systems to be located locally to your lab?
What is your current backup procedure?
Backup to another system
Do your systems have current security plans?
Can your systems be PIV enabled?
Currently PIV enabled
What is your current user management procedure?
What is your current patching procedure?
If you have legacy systems or OS - what is the roadblock for upgrading to a current OS?
Type of equipment
Cost prohibitive to upgrade
Who is currently doing your software licensing managent?
Who provides maintenance for hardware and software vendors for the products your team utilizes?
MACS offers Amazon cloud services. Are you interested in using Cloud services?
Would OpenShift be valuable to your team if it was available?
I would like more information
What are the most valuable offerings MACS could provide for your business needs?
SEPaas – Symantec Endpoint Protection
Solarwinds Orion monitoring
Private VRF network
Please provide feedback on any services not mentioned in the survey that could be beneficial for your IT needs.