Base2 named a finalist: Washington's Best Workplaces 2017

Ask most business leaders and they'll tell you that success starts with smart hiring and engaged employees.

For the last 11 years, the Business Journal's list of Washington's Best Workplaces has attempted to quantify that sentiment.

Happy employees work here: Washington's Best Workplaces revealed. Meet the 80 companies that made the Washington's Best Workplaces lists.

Geek of the Week: Engineer Iris Carrera ‘lives and breathes’ DevOps at Base2 Solutions

As an infrastructure engineer at Base2 Solutions, an engineering consulting firm based in downtown Bellevue, Wash., Iris Carrera said she “lives and breathes DevOps.”

Carrera, who is GeekWire’s latest Geek of the Week, holds a BA in Economics from Seattle University and a Certificate in Advanced Software Development in Python from Code Fellows. She said she found a knack for Ops while learning software development at the Seattle coding academy.

“I enjoyed helping classmates debug their deployment configurations, which led to a greater curiosity in the the software deployment/release space,” Carrera said. “As part of the Base2 Solutions DevOps team, my goal is to continuously improve our software development, QA, and release process.”

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Premier peer-to-peer forum for healthcare IT Leaders: Base2 is a proud sponsor of the Boston Privacy & Security HIMSS event

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) organized the Boston Privacy & Security Forum.

This Base2 sponsored forum is focused on healthcare’s unique privacy, and security challenges. From prevention and detection to response and recovery, presenters describe practical solutions you can put into action right away. To learn more: Privacy & Security Forum: A HIMSS Event

Base2 Solutions Achieves HITRUST CSF Assessor Designation for Healthcare Organizations

Base2 Solutions achieved the HITRUST CSF Assessor designation to enable us to provide a comprehensive security framework that addresses the multitude of security, privacy and regulatory challenges facing healthcare organizations in order to comply with healthcare (HIPAA, HITECH), third-party (PCI, COBIT) and government (NIST, FTC) regulations and standards. To learn more: PR Newswire

How Aircraft Design is Changing Maintenance

Designing aircraft now includes software solutions that will make it easier for maintainers to troubleshoot.

With the development of the Boeing 737 MAX, Base2 Solutions, an engineering and software development company based in Bellevue, WA, has created a diagnostic software application that will allow mechanics to access performance diagnostics via the cockpit or a mobile device. Learn more: Aviation Pros

IoT Evolution Announces Winners of 2016 Asset Tracking Awards

Base2 Solutions designed and implemented the software that led our client, BioLife Solutions, Inc. to a 2016 IoT Evolution Asset Tracking Award from IoT Evolution magazine, the leading publication covering the Internet of Things movement. The product, biologistex cold chain logistics, is an innovative and ground-breaking technology that provides shipment monitoring of time and temperature sensitive cell-based therapies and products. Real time alerts are provided to stakeholders throughout the delivery chain to reduce errors and ensure safe delivery of life-saving therapies.

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Another Smashing Event – A Recap of WTIA’s 21st Annual Golf Tournament Washington Technology Industry Association

Sponsors Base2 greeted their guests with 20 seconds of Spice Girls as they arrived. Also at the hole was the very special Anne Bly, who looked gorgeous in her stylish Britain-inspired dress and hair. The groove was right, and they dressed to impress! To Learn more: Washington Technology Industry Association