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  • RMF Training Course Dates Added

    Due to a recent surge in demand for Risk Management Framework (RMF) for DoD IT training, we have added several more classes to our calendar.  If you are not seeing a date that works for you and you have a group of people that need the training, let us know.  We can bring the training […]

  • RMF Transition—What is the Real Timeline?

    By Lon Berman of BAI, Inc. Now that RMF is official DoD policy, every DoD system owner needs to begin planning their “transition” from DIACAP. In order to plan and execute the transition, system owners need the answers to three basic questions: What does the transition process entail? When do I need to begin the […]

  • Spotlight: Transitioning to the Risk Management Framework (RMF)

    With the publication of revised DoD Instruction 8510.01, adoption of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) by DoD has begun.  DoD programs are busy planning and implementing strategies for transitioning from DIACAP to “RMF for DoD IT”. What Efforts are Taking Place in Support of the RMF Transition? Tier 1: DoD Enterprise RMF Knowledge Service – […]

  • VMware vSphere 5.X Training Comparison

    The information below was copied and pasted from VMware’s site. VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V5.X] vs. VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V5.X] Which course is right for me? When choosing which VMware vSphere® 5.X training course is right for you, consider your learning objectives, level of familiarity with VMware technologies, the vSphere features you are […]

  • Apple Command Line Interface

    OSX Airport CLI Tool – Not Just for Airport APs

    Like most Mac users I love the “it just works” functionality that OSX brings to the table.  Microsoft die-hards hate such statements and will have their own choice words for people that say or write things like that.  But I, like a lot of other people, was born and raised on Microsoft OS’ and for […]

  • ITIL Training Special Through Sept 30, 2014!

    IT Infrastructure Library™ (ITIL®) is the de facto best practice in IT service management. Our ITIL certification training can empower your organization through adoption of IT service management. The ITIL certification is quickly becoming very hot in the world of technology certifications.  Because of this, IT Dojo is offering a special on our live, remote online ITIL […]

  • RMF Training: Better Price. Better Delivery. Best Results.

    The DoD has announced that RMF for DoD IT will supercede the current DIACAP requirements. Revised DoD IA policies and procedures will not be published until later this year and there’s sure to be a “phase in” period. Why should your organization be concerned about preparing for the upcoming RMF transition now? Get Familiarized with […]

  • Security Controls RMF

    Security Control Spotlight— Organization-Defined Parameters

    By Kathryn M. Farrish, CISSP BAI Consulting Under RMF, NIST SP 800-53 is the primary source for security controls. If we compare these controls to the DoDI 8500.2 IA controls used in DIACAP, several obvious differences can be seen. Most notable among these differences is the fact that many of the NIST controls are not […]

  • Transition to RMF Training

    Top Ten—Ensuring a Smooth Transition to RMF

    By Lon J. Berman, CISSP BAI Consulting Now that DoD has “officially” begun its adoption of “RMF for DoD IT”, let’s take a look at some of the things your organization can do to ensure a smooth transition. 10. Publications. Organizations should ensure they are using the latest copies of relevant publications. This includes not […]

  • RMF Training

    DoD Programs “Gear Up” for Transition to RMF

    By Lon J. Berman, CISSP BAI Consulting With the publication of revised DoD Instruction 8510.01, adoption of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) by DoD is now official. DoD programs big and small have gotten busy planning their strategies for transitioning from DIACAP to “RMF for DoD IT”. Let’s take a look at some of the […]

  • Brand New! Microsoft Exchange Ultimate Bootcamp!

    This isn’t your typical Microsoft Exchange class.  Trust us. Exchange Ultimate Bootcamp will provide you with the knowledge and skills to plan, deploy, manage, secure, and support Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 in a physical or virtual environment. This course will provide guidelines, best practices, and practical considerations that will help you optimize performance, minimize errors […]