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Build a Great Product by Focusing on Quality

Chris Hand

September 14, 2021

The best software lets users accomplish their goal without getting in the way. Build quality into your process to launch better produces and empower your users.

Understanding ClickJacking

Harshita

September 7, 2021

Explore ClickJacking; an interface-based attack where a user is tricked into clicking on a website or application in order to obtain user information. Learn more the different ways to protect yourself from such malicious attacks.

  • Fuzzy Wuzzy is Not a Bear

    Jin Sun & Paul Mullin

    August 26, 2021

    An algorithm known as "Levenshtein distance" from the 1960s is the foundation for modern auto-correct and search routines. Softrams’ App Foundry recently explored methodological aspects of using such algorithms for matching records based on text fields.

  • Passwords, Please.

    Bill Jones

    August 23, 2021

    Never trust verification websites asking for your password to see if it's included in a "breach." Always ensure you are securing your personal information and passwords.

  • Softrams on the Inc. 5000 List – 3rd Year in a Row!

    Zara Ikram

    August 19, 2021

    Inc. magazine revealed that Softrams is No. 1018 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Among the 5,000, the average median three-year growth rate soared to 543 percent.

  • Malware Discovery: 101

    Nick Manning

    August 16, 2021

    Malware is any type of malicious activity that can cause harm to a system. Malware is an umbrella term that takes many forms such as a virus, worm, trojan, spyware, ransomware and so on.

  • DaaS (DevOps as a Service) – Part 1

    Joshua Seidel

    August 11, 2021

    IaC is a key DevOps practice and is used concurrently with continuous delivery. This blog covers the top three tools, Terraform, CloudFormation, and Ansible that fall under IaC for AWS.

  • Federal Cybersecurity – 2021 Data at Risk

    Bill Jones

    August 5, 2021

    Recent cyber attacks have exposed our vulnerability. We should (and need to) protect our private data not only from domestic threats but from foreign threats as well.

  • Reflections of a Softrams Security Intern

    Nitya Parasuramuni

    July 26, 2021

    Online identity thefts, phishing attempts, ransomware attacks, and much more are at an all-time high. Our Softrams Security Intern provides an insight of translating her expectations into a career and provides some wisdom she's learned along the way.

  • Softrams Joins HL7 as Gold Member

    Zara Ikram

    July 19, 2021

    Softrams team is excited to join Health Level Seven International (HL7) as a Gold Member. HL7, a non-profit organization provides comprehensive guidelines for the exchange, integration, sharing, and retrieval of electronic health information.

  • Staying Safe Online

    Ryan Mathus

    July 7, 2021

    In a world where everything is connected to the internet and all of the data you could possibly want is at your fingertips, it is even more important to stay safe online and use some of the basic techniques mentioned.

  • Kubernetes GitOps with ArgoCD

    Oreon Lothamer

    July 1, 2021

    While Kubernetes provides a robust platform for managing container workflows it can become cumbersome to manage, especially at scale. GitOps is a methodology for managing Kubernetes where Git is the single source of truth.

  • Softrams Latest Collaboration With a Local University

    Zara Ikram

    June 28, 2021

    Softrams and Maryland's largest HBCU, Morgan State University partnership seeks to address innovative pioneering solutions for the benefit of Morgan’s student body.

  • JIRA Test Management Tools

    Jillian Flinspach

    June 23, 2021

    Here at Softrams, Jira is an indispensable part of workflow productivity. In the software development and testing industry, completing our routine tasks of quality inspection for software products, we usually conduct problems and project tracking via Jira Test

  • FedHealthIT Innovation awarded to HPMS Program

    HPMS Wins FedHealthIT Innovation Award

    Zara Ikram

    June 21, 2021

    Health Plan Management System (HPMS) has been selected as a recipient of the 7th Annual FedHealthIT Innovation Awards which recognizes the federal health technology and consulting community by highlighting programs that are peer-nominated for innovation.

  • How To Up Your Communications Game

    Jessica Pedelty

    June 8, 2021

    Celebrate Effective Communications Month by enhancing your communication skills and understanding the evolution of communication. With greater communication comes greater synergy between teams which leads to improved performance.

  • Shedding Light on DarkSide

    David Knife

    May 21, 2021

    Ransomware is a type of malware that infects the victim's computer and attempts to have them pay a “ransom” to use it again. DarkSide is a type of ransomware attack that was first seen in 2020. Once it infects a network, it exfiltrates unencrypted data.

  • Accessibility: More Than a Buzzword, So Much More

    Zara Ikram

    May 14, 2021

    Websites govern their content to ensure it follows accessibility guidelines for the disabled. These practices allow equal access for all, which leads to inclusivity. We have to make a conscious effort to ensure our digital content is accessible for everyone.

  • One for the Books: Softrams awarded CMS ARTS Contract

    Zara Ikram

    May 7, 2021

    Softrams has secured a new contract with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Analysis, Reporting and Tracking System (CMS ARTS) for a five-year period valued at $2.5M. This marks the fourth new contract for Softrams in 2021.

  • Continuous Security With Automation

    Bill Jones

    April 26, 2021

    Automation is the most practical solution for today’s ever-increasing world of advanced cyber threats. It scales, meets increased demand, and works seamlessly with manual inspection in order to provide the best security defense possible.