The Markup: Nov. 9, 2017 | Federal Technology News & Government Analysis

November is a month for giving thanks. So, thanks to the government, we’re able to mark up top trending stories that impact the federal community and take a deeper look at the latest IT management issues for the public sector. In this issue, explore how technology is transforming the way our government - particularly, departments

By | November 9th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

MetroStar Systems Wins W3 Silver Award for State Department Work

MetroStar Systems has been named winner of the W3 Silver Award by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA). The award was presented to MetroStar for its work supporting the U.S. Department of State’s Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF). MetroStar helped the GCTF achieve their mission of developing tools and materials that enhance global counterterrorism

By | October 25th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

MetroStar’s Blicher Talks Mobile Trends with Federal News Radio

MetroStar Systems’ Freddie Blicher speaks with Federal News Radio about a study indicating how the public interacts with federal agency websites. As a Google Analytics Web Analyst, Freddie shares his insight into what these recent trends mean for government organizations and how they can make their sites more mobile friendly. From tablets to smartphones, understanding

By | October 24th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

The Markup: October 10, 2017

October marks the beginning of fiscal year 2018 for the federal government. To kick off the first quarter, we have marked up the top trending stories from the first few weeks in October. This week's Markup features the following news stories and publications beginning with National Cyber Security Awareness Month. This is an annual campaign run by the

By | October 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

MetroStar Systems Named Finalist of 2017 Moxie Award

MetroStar Systems Named Finalist of 2017 Moxie Award MetroStar Systems is pleased to have been named a finalist for the 2017 Moxie Award, said Ali Reza Manouchehri, Chief Executive Officer. “I want to congratulate our team for enabling us to be recognized as among the boldest and most innovative organizations in the D.C. metro community,”

By | October 5th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

MetroStar Systems Ranks in Computerworld 2017 Best Places to Work in IT

Reston-based MetroStar Systems adds another laurel to its growing portfolio of recognition as the IT services company has been included in IDG’s Computerworld 2017 Best Places to Work in IT. “We’ve always understood that human capital is our most crucial asset,” says MetroStar CEO and Co-founder Ali Reza Manouchehri. “It’s the people in our organization

By | June 12th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

MetroStar Systems Named One of Inc. Magazine’s 2017 Best Workplaces

MetroStar Systems has been named one of the Best Workplaces in Inc. Magazine’s June 2017 issue, demonstrating the company’s relentless effort to power operational and cultural excellence. MetroStar Systems CEO and Co-founder, Ali Reza Manouchehri notes, “Any company can accomplish great things, but to create an environment that inspires the team—to make your workforce feel

By | June 1st, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Former U.S. Army Healthcare CIO Robert Wren Joins MetroStar Systems

MetroStar Systems, Inc. has appointed enterprise IT and healthcare technology leader Robert Wren as Director of IT Transformation and Enterprise Architecture. Robert will be at the forefront of MetroStar’s commitment to creating leading-edge enterprise innovations for its commercial and Federal healthcare government clients. “MetroStar has an impressive history, immense growth potential, and a strong reputation

By | April 25th, 2017|Categories: News|

MetroStar Systems supports America’s Promise and #Recommit2Kids

As part of a commitment to creating a better future through passion and innovation, MetroStar Systems shows its support for the America's Promise Alliance and its #Recommit2Kids campaign on its 20th anniversary celebration. For over two decades, America's Promise has been on a mission to ensure the success of the children in our country. #Recommit2Kids

By | April 17th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

MetroStar Systems’ innovative hiring method featured on Snapchat Daily

MetroStar's campaign to hire interns using social media was recently featured on Snapchat Daily, an online portal that shares news and updates about the platform and creative campaigns by brands who use it.he campaign encourages students to apply for an internship at MetroStar by sending in a series of Snaps that answer five questions. The campaign

By | April 7th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |