Systems & Software Engineering

Ignite develops capabilities to enable refinement and continuous improvement of simulations, research and development of analytical models and tools.


    Key Needs Addressed:

    Program/Project Leadership
    Leading Edge Technical Talent

    Benefits of Ignite:

    Expert professionals committed to individual client
    Strong management team invested in employees and client success

    Key Methods / Tools / Certifications:

    Best of Breed Agile Management
    ISO Certified Practices
    Use of Proven Management Tools

    Results Achieved:

    Increased productivity by implementation of team collaboration software
    Positive trends on various key performance indicators(KPIs)


Modeling, Simulation & Analysis

Ignite personnel provide modeling and simulation development services to support user research and training needs.


    Key Needs Addressed:

    Dynamically execute critical code changes and analysis as needed
    Programming, modeling and analysis support for paramount studies and operations

    Benefits of Ignite:

    Provide quick turnaround support on tasks regarding code changes, analysis and modeling
    Adaption and reallocation of resources as needed for the client

    Key Methods / Tools / Certifications:

    Agile Software Development
    SCRUM Software Development
    Waterfall Software Development

    Results Achieved:

    Continuous positive rating on TRAC-WSMR CPARS for over nine years
    89 Task Orders on Firm-FIxed Price Contract


Information Technology

Ignite provides services to operate, maintain, and enhance key Business and Mission-Supporting platforms, applications and infrastructure for the NASA Enterprise Applications Competency Center (NEACC).


    Key Needs Addressed:

    Application Maintenance and Enhancements
    Feasibility Studies
    Problem Management
    On-call Management

    Benefits of Ignite:

    Leading Edge Technical Talent
    Knowledge of key NEACC applications

    Key Methods / Tools / Certifications:

    Service Level Standards
    NEACC Operational Model
    ITIL v3, Novell Master, RedHat, Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA).

    Results Achieved:

    Contract began 7/1/2016


Cyber Network Defense

Ignite provides cyber security support in the form of expert analyses on emerging cyber threats and system vulnerability status assessments.


    Key Needs Addressed:

    Continuously changing cyber threats
    Ignite provides constant proactive support and defense monitoring

    Benefits of Ignite:

    Less down time
    Reduction in vulnerabilities
    Improved performance

    Results Achieved:

    Ignite currently supports:
    50,000 network users
    70 Locations

    Key Methods / Tools / Certifications:

    Whitelisting
    Group Policy Management
    Nessus
    Snort
    Nmap
    ACAS (Assured Compliance Assessment Solution)
    HBSS (Host Based Security System)
    Network Intrusion Prevention (SourceFire/Cisco FirePower)
    Web proxy filtering and monitoring (Websense/ForcePoint)


Logistics

Ignite personnel provide IT support for Logistics Engineering software tools for the Army's Logistics Support Agency and integrated logistics support for the International Space Station.


    Key Needs Addressed:

    Dynamically execute critical code changes and analysis as needed
    Ground/Logistics OperationsDepot Maintenance and Repair, Supportability Engineering, Property Management

    Benefits of Ignite:

    Knowledge of IT systems used for logistics management activities
    Specialized Technical Staff (IT and International Space Station Logistics)

    Key Methods / Tools / Certifications:

    Agile Software Development
    Use of new Development Tools - Angular JS and Atlasssian
    NPMA certifications

    Results Achieved:

    100% client survey satisfaction 3 years in a row
    Early deliveries with high quality on IT initiatives