"Your efforts as a team and as individuals were exemplary and benefit the NIH. I want to take this opportunity to thank you for a job well done!"
Colleen Barros, Deputy Director for Management, NIH
Assyst is a professional and technical services provider of Information Technology (IT), business applications and software engineering services for Civilian and DoD government clients. Assyst applies mature processes tailored for the Federal government market place to support acquisition planning, contract management, account management, and program management - the key success factors for performing multi-year, multi-team contracts. Assyst’s approach combines an Agile methodology for rapid deployment with the CMMi model to balance process and documentation requirements with service delivery.
Assyst continuously strives to improve performance by focusing on rapid service delivery, designing flexible solutions, and optimizing processes to improve quality and throughput. Assyst has established business processes and systems to support large task orders for Federal government clients. Assyst uses Earned Value Management, PMBOK, and principles established by the Project Management Institute (PMI) to manage the delivery of services. Assyst has mature processes that are repeatable, managed and optimized; we have Service Level Agreements (SLAs), and Operational Level Agreements (OLAs) that incorporate industry best practices and help reduce risk. Assyst has experience developing solutions in response to Performance Work Statements (PWS), working on projects and task orders on fixed-price terms based on milestone deliverables.
Assyst is a subject matter expert in implementing enterprise solutions that improve IT Governance, Portfolio Management, IV&V, Enterprise Architecture, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing. Assyst offers extensive experience with commercial best practices, and we have a strong mission-support focus, and firmly established global alliances. Assyst is a leading provider of information technology, managed services and life-cycle solutions in the commercial sector and we know how to transfer commercial practices and technology to work in government agencies.
Assyst is involved in developing solutions for government that exploit newer technology areas such as SOA, Web Services, and Web 2.0. Assyst is developing templates to better define our SOA projects, developing services for better user interaction and using technology and techniques such as AJAX, DHTML, Flash or JAVA API with WSRP to better support more complex use cases, and better addresses interoperability.
Some of the newer technologies used by Assyst are based on common standards and include eXtensible Markup Language (XML), Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP), Universal Description, Discovery and Integration (UDDI), Web Services Description Language (WSDL), and Representational State Transfer (REST).
Assyst has expertise in commercial and industry solutions that have potential applicability in the Federal sector. Areas of continuous investment include Social Networking, Collaboration, SOA, Web Services and Web 2.0. Areas of expertise include Refactoring, RSS, Mashups, Google Search, Flickr, BitTorrent, and Wikis. Assyst’s knowledge in AJAX, REST, and SharePoint, and our agile approach for rapid deployment allow us to attract and engage the best and brightest technologists. Our implementation team brings innovative technological solutions that enhance the workplace environment and improve business processes resulting in higher quality services.