Xacta® IA Manager: Features and Minimum System Requirements.
Xacta IA Manager’s risk and compliance management features coupled with its process automation capabilities enable:
Continuous Monitoring: Streamlines processes for continuous monitoring and security risk assessment.
Controls Inheritance: Allows common security controls to be inherited across systems for operations in the relevant hierarchy branch to reduce the complexity and cost of security administration
Privacy Impact Assessments (PIA): Supports production of privacy impact assessments (PIA) in keeping with federal guidelines
Reference Relationships: Establishes reference-extension relationships between projects to ensure accurate configuration notifications and reporting for “type-accredited” systems protections
Security Configuration Scanning: Continuously check on the status of your systems to ensure they’re optimized for greatest security.
Security Requirements Evaluation: Relate IT asset data to an extensive set of security requirements that are provided with the IA Manager knowledge base.
Publishing and Reporting: Automatically generate the documentation needed to report on and comply with the leading compliance regulations, including DIACAP, NIST, CNSS, FISMA, ISO 27002, HIPAA, and GLBA.
Continuous Risk and Compliance Assessment: The only commercially available product that is able to perform continuous risk and compliance assessment as an on-going business process as specified in standards such as DIACAP (Phase IV), NIST 800-37 (Risk Management Framework), and NIST 800-137 (Continuous Monitoring).
Automated Vulnerability Assessment and Management: Automate the correlation between your vast inventory of devices and the ever-increasing array of vulnerabilities encountered every day; includes manual and automated mechanisms necessary to quickly add new vulnerabilities to the Xacta IA Manager knowledge-base, integrated asset discovery utilities, and vulnerability scanning tools that are required to detect the presence of known vulnerabilities.
Automated Vulnerability Remediation: Xacta IA Manager’s process integration capabilities enable you to respond immediately to critical situations by programming vulnerabilities to automatically trigger the appropriate actions. You can alert key personnel and automate the distribution and installation of critical software patches and upgrades across the enterprise, assuring that your security posture is always current.
Recommended System Requirements for Xacta® IA Manager Product Suite
The following specifications are what Telos recommends for optimal performance of the application. Additionally, Telos recommends multi-CPU servers and additional RAM.
Xacta Assessment Engine
Assessment Engine can be scaled from single user workstations, organizational networks, all the way up to enterprise implementation. The Xacta IA Manager technologies are database driven web applications.2
Deployment Option – Single Server
Application, Database and Publishing Servers
Deployment Option – Standard Network
Database and Publishing Servers
Deployment Option – High Volume
Xacta Continuum and Xacta Detect Servers