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ERP Project Management Expert joins Alluvionic team
Alluvionic, Inc.
May 19, 2022
Alluvionic, Inc., a project management, process improvement, cybersecurity and product development services firm headquartered in Melbourne, FL announced today the hire of Amanda Eubanks who will join their growing team as Enterprise Resources Planning Program Manager. Eubanks brings almost 20 years of program finance, Deltek Costpoint ERP system implementation, contracts, and compliance experience in government and commercial settings to Alluvionic.
Eric Shaw Promoted as SkyePoint Decisions' Chief Growth Officer
SkyePoint Decisions
May 3, 2022
SkyePoint Decisions, a leader in cyber-security risk management solutions, announced the promotion of Eric Shaw to Chief Growth Officer. Shaw previously served as the firm's Capture Director where he expanded the company?s business development efforts and fostered new partnerships designed to grow and diversify SkyePoint's talent and capabilities.
Alluvionic recognized with Gold Supply Chain Service award
Alluvionic, Inc.
May 3, 2022
Alluvionic, Inc., a project management, process improvement, cybersecurity, engineering and training services firm achieved a superior supplier performance rating from Leonardo DRS Inc. earning recognition as a 2021 Leonardo Service Excellence Award Gold Level recipient. Alluvionic was the only small business selected to receive the gold level excellence award for service. Awardees are determined by their demonstration and dedication to the high-performance standards necessary to meet Leonardo customer expectations and remain globally competitive.
OBXtek recognized for Corporate Diversity
April 29, 2022
OBXtek Inc. has been ranked 27th on the Washington Business Journal Corporate Diversity Index for Midsize Companies in Greater D.C. The annual Corporate Diversity Index recognizes companies that are leading the region in the diversity of their staff and leadership, in particularly those employing, promoting, and led by people of color.
S4 Inc. earns ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 certification
S4 Inc.
April 26, 2022
S4 Inc., a defense contractor specializing in enterprise IT services, cybersecurity, and professional services, was recently awarded ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 certification for its Service Management System. This certification validates S4's capability to provide a consistent approach to the service lifecycle, ensuring high quality of service to customers. Coupled with the company's existing ISO 27001:2013 and ISO 9001:2015 certifications, this demonstrates S4's commitment to customer satisfaction, total quality management and continuous improvement throughout the organization.
OBXtek Recognized for Corporate Diversity
April 22, 2022
OBXtek Inc. has been ranked 27th on the Washington Business Journal Corporate Diversity Index for Midsize Companies in Greater D.C. The annual Corporate Diversity Index recognizes companies that are leading the region in the diversity of their staff and leadership ? particularly those employing, promoting, and led by people of color.
OBXtek successfully completes certification audit for integrated quality management system
April 22, 2022
OBXtek Inc. successfully completed a certification audit for our integrated quality management system, which includes the ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 20000-1 and ISO/IEC 27001 quality certifications.
Kymeta Mission-Critical LEO Satellite Connectivity Services in Partnership with OneWeb Technologies
The Summit Group on behalf of Kymeta
April 19, 2022
Kymeta, a world leading company for flat panel antennas making mobile global, and OneWeb Technologies, the premier provider of innovative and secure commercial satellite communications application solutions, announced today an agreement to distribute reliable, secure and cost-effective broadband connectivity services to the U.S. government.
QuoLab Technologies Announces Partnership With B Technology
B Technology
April 18, 2022
QuoLab Technologies, provider of a data-centric security operations platform (SOP), announced its partnership with B Technology, an Austin, Texas-based IT infrastructure and cyber security solutions provider. B Technology will serve as an official reseller of the QuoLab platform, helping the company extend its reach to both commercial and government entities.
OBXtek AFSOC contract supporting 492 Special Operation Wing
April 11, 2022
OBXtek Inc. was awarded a contract with the Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) supporting the 492 Special Operation Wing (SOW).
SkyePoint Decisions Promotes Jason Weaver to Chief Technology Officer
SkyePoint Decisions
April 4, 2022
SkyePoint Decisions, a leader in cybersecurity risk management solutions, announced the promotion of Jason Weaver to chief technology officer.
IRS Awards Brillient $70M RPA BPA
Brillient Corporation
March 31, 2022
Brillient Corporation announced today that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has awarded them a $70M blanket purchase agreement (BPA) for providing robust and scalable robotic process automation (RPA) solutions.
Kymeta and IP Access International to Deliver Next Generation Communication Solutions
The Summit Group on behalf Kymeta Corporation
March 23, 2022
Kymeta and IP Access International announced the signing of a partnership agreement to co-develop and distribute optimized solutions using Kymeta terminals, broadband and LTE services to public safety agencies and first responders across North America.
Kymeta and OneWeb Partnership to Distribute Low Earth Orbit Satellite Connectivity
Summit Group (PR agency) on behalf of Kymeta Corp
March 22, 2022
Kymeta (, a world leading company for flat panel antennas making mobile global, and OneWeb (, the low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite communications company, announced today a distribution partner agreement to offer broadband connectivity services across the globe. The OneWeb LEO satellite network will give Kymeta customers, including military, government, and commercial organizations, access to high-speed, low-latency broadband connectivity while on the move or while stationary, anywhere in the world.
Kymeta Momentum Continues as New u8 Product Names Unveiled
Summit Group (PR agency) on behalf of Kymeta Corp
March 21, 2022
Kymeta, the communications company making mobile global, announced today the introduction of three new product brands for the u8 terminal including the Hawk TM u8, Goshawk TM u8, and Osprey TM u8. Along with unveiling the new Kymeta branding, the company announced the Osprey u8 product for the military is now shipping. In addition, the company introduced significantly lower pricing for the Hawk u8 that will open additional markets and vertical opportunities.
Kymeta Secures $84 Million in Equity Financing
The Summit Group (PR firm) on behalf of Kymeta Corp
March 18, 2022
Kymeta Corporation announced the closing of additional equity funding totaling approximately $84 million, led by Bill Gates and participation by Hanwha Systems, among other investors.
Envistacom To Divest Technology Development Business Unit
March 16, 2022
Envistacom, LLC will divest its technology development business unit, the Advanced Technologies Group (ATG), as a standalone business. The official name of the new company will be Apothym Technologies Group, LLC, but it will continue to be known as ATG.
OBXtek ranked 28th Largest Government Technology Contractor in Greater D.C. area
March 14, 2022
The Washington Business Journal (WBJ) ranked OBXtek as the 28th largest government technology contractor in the greater D.C. area, moving up three spots from last year. The ranking was based on the number of employees in the D.C. metropolitan area.
Pexip offers Teams Cloud Video Interop (CVI) in Azure Government Cloud
March 8, 2022
As agencies adapt to hybrid work, many face a collaboration challenge: securely joining Microsoft Teams meetings from the office. Now, Microsoft Teams interoperability is available in Azure Government Cloud. This means agencies that have deployed Teams in Government Community Cloud (GCC) High can enable video conferencing systems (including Cisco and Poly) to join Teams meetings in GCC High, bridging the hybrid workforce while maintaining cybersecurity requirements. Pexip is the first and only to offer this.
Lookout Named A Visionary In 2022 Gartner? Magic Quadrant? For Security Service Edge
March 7, 2022
Lookout, Inc., the leader in endpoint-to-cloud security, announced that Gartner has named Lookout a Visionary in the 2022 Magic Quadrant for Security Service Edge (SSE). The Company also announced it scored among the top three solutions in the 2022 Gartner Critical Capabilities for SSE in each of the four use cases. Gartner defines SSE as a platform that converges cloud-centric security capabilities to facilitate secure access to the web, cloud services (SaaS) and private applications.
Lookout Receives FedRAMP JAB P-ATO Authorization For SASE Solution
March 7, 2022
Lookout, Inc., the leader in endpoint-to-cloud security, announced that the Lookout Security Platform, its Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) solution, obtained Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Joint Advisory Board (JAB) Provisional Authority to Operate (P-ATO). The P-ATO streamlines federal agencies ability to deploy the Lookout SASE solution, reducing the time and complexity of evaluating and approving the platform for use in their own cloud environments.
Lookout SASE is now FedRAMP JAB P-ATO Authorized
March 4, 2022
Lookout has announced that its Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) solution obtained FedRAMP JAB P-ATO, streamlining the ability to deploy this Zero Trust solution, reducing the time and complexity of evaluating and approving for use in government cloud environments. Lookout was also recognized in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Service Edge (SSE) and ranked among the top three solutions in the 2022 Gartner Critical Capabilities for SSE in each of the four use cases.
Revolutionary Solutions ISO 27001:2013 Certification
Rosemarie Floyd
February 26, 2022
The team at Revolutionary Solutions (REV-SOLS) is delighted to announce our official certification for ISO/IEC 27001:2013. Please review our website for our other certified certifications, We remain devoted to meeting the uppermost security and privacy standards while serving as a trusted, secure partner for data. If you would like to speak with us regarding our services, please feel free to contact us at
Common Criteria Certification for NetOmni and NetDetector/NetVCR/LogWave
February 24, 2022
NIKSUN Inc., the world leader in developing holistic cybersecurity and network performance monitoring solutions, is pleased to announce that the company has been awarded Common Criteria Certification by the National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP), which is operated by the National Security Agency in partnership with the National Institute of Standards (NIST). NIKSUN's NetOmni/NetDetector/NetVCR/LogWave products have been certified by the NIAP as meeting the requirements of its collaborative Protection Profile for Network Devices Version 2.2e.
Soraya Correa, Former DHS Chief Procurement Officer, Joins Brillient's Board of Advisors
Brillient Corporation
February 15, 2022
Brillient announced that they welcomed former DHS Chief Procurement Officer and Senior Procurement Executive, Soraya Correa as their Advisory Board member. Soraya brings a wealth of knowledge to Brillient in the realm of procurement, contracting and all matters GovCon. She is recognized as a transformational leader who designed several programs at DHS that have been adopted by other federal agencies to improve business processes and support the continued development and growth of the acquisition workforce.
DT Research Rugged Tablet Awarded C1D2 Certification
DT Research
February 15, 2022
DT Research's DT362 Rugged Handheld Tablet has been tested and Class 1 Division 2 certified to operate safely in hazardous areas where flammable gases, vapors or liquids may be present within sufficient quantities to be explosive or ignitable. Ensuring the safety of all workers, the DT362 Rugged Tablet can be used safely in environments such as aircraft hangers, military environments, chemical and gas handling areas, petroleum and gas processing plants, manufacturing and spraying facilities.
Supreme Eagle III Fast Scalable Platform
February 11, 2022
NIKSUN Inc., a leader in developing holistic cybersecurity and network performance monitoring solutions, is pleased to announce the availability of NIKSUN Supreme Eagle III, a next-generation continuous data capture and cyber-analytics platform, which offers industry leading speed and scalability. Supreme Eagle III offers 20x more computing power, 5x higher storage density (with unlimited expandability), and 60 percent less power consumption.
Logging Recorder Achieves JITC Certification
February 7, 2022
Exacom's HindSight Multimedia Logging Recorder solution has met the Department of Defense (DOD) Joint Interoperability Test Command's (JITC) requirements and is approved for deployment in the DOD's technology infrastructure. As such, Exacom's HindSight is now on the Department of Defense Information Network Approved Products List (DODIN APL). It is the only multimedia logging recorder to be approved to provide products to the Department of Defense.
OBXtek secures CMMI reappraisal at Maturity Level 3
February 4, 2022
OBXtek Inc. announced that it has received a benchmark appraisal for the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) for both Development and Services at Maturity Level 3. The appraisal was performed by Williamsburg Process Solutions, LLC.
OBXtek ranked 4th Largest Veteran-Owned Company in Greater D.C.
February 4, 2022
OBXtek Inc. has been recognized as the fourth largest veteran-owned company in the Greater D.C. area by the Washington Business Journal, moving up one spot from 2020.
Certified E-O Maintenance Center in Turkey
February 4, 2022
As one of the unique defense industry companies, TARGET Inc. has seen the need of having a certified local Electro-Optic repair center for detector/cooler and lens combinations located in Turkey, close to customers. Our newly formed TEOPS Inc. in addition to being a certified EO maintenance center, will meet that requirement and be staffed with the people experienced in the design of all branches of EO subsystems. We are looking forward to your EO repair and design requirements.
Integrate Advanced Antenna Technologies with Software-Defined Ground Systems
February 1, 2022
Kymeta, the communications company making mobile global, and Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. a leading national security and space solutions provider, announced today a strategic partnership to jointly develop products and solutions that will enable modern, virtualized ground systems to better leverage the capabilities of next generation mobile satellite antennas. The Digitally Transformed Remote Terminal will combine a Kymeta ESA with a software-defined uCPE based on Kratos OpenSpace technology, all in a unified terminal package.
D2iQ Streamlines Kubernetes Platform Operations
January 24, 2022
Independent Kubernetes platform improves automation and management of production-ready workflows, simplifying data pipeline provisioning and reducing downtime.
Developing Applications for Air-Gapped Environments
January 24, 2022
Chief Technology Officer of D2iQ, Deepak Goel, talks about what the government means when it says, "air-gapped," and how platforms such as Kubernetes can be used to develop for air-gapped environments.
USAF Accelerates Move to Remote Work with D2iQ.
January 24, 2022
D2iQ Konvoy production-ready kubernetes distribution empowers Air Force to modernize infrastructure with security and flexibility during covid-19
S4 Inc. captures ISO 27001 and ISO 9001 certifications
S4 Inc.
January 24, 2022
S4 Inc., a defense contractor specializing in Enterprise Information Technology Services, Cybersecurity, and Professional Services, was recently awarded ISO 27001 certification for Information Security Management Systems. S4 also passed its ISO 9001 recertification audit and will remain ISO 9001:2015 certified for Quality Management Systems until 2025. S4 Inc. has maintained ISO certification since 2007, demonstrating our commitment to customer satisfaction, total quality management and continuous improvement throughout the organization.
UDinfo FIPS SSD solution
December 22, 2021
UD info Corp., focusing on innovative, leading products on industrial storage, is pleased to announce our industrial grade FIPS 140-2 verified SSD Solutions. Along with the release of hardware FIPS SSD, we are pleased to announce its software application.
CRI Adds Gelman, Newcomer to Business Development Team
Central Research Inc.
December 14, 2021
Central Research Inc. (CRI), a provider of management and financial service solutions to the federal and state government and commercial sector, is pleased to announce the addition of Roman Gelman and Ken Newcomer as vice presidents of Business Development. Both Gelman and Newcomer will be responsible for securing Federal and State opportunities and helping the company expand its partner network as it looks to broaden efforts across the public sector markets.
New 10-Gigabit Ethernet XMC Module Features Dual 10GBASE-KX4 Ports and Conduction-Cooling Support
December 1, 2021
Rugged, rear I/O version of this 10GbE Network Interface Card (NIC) mezzanine module is available offering KX4 backplane connections to Intel's XL710 Ethernet Controller.
Criterion Systems, Inc. to Provide Cybersecurity and IT Services to DOE NNSA Pantex Plant and Y-12 National Security Complex
Criterion Systems, Inc.
December 1, 2021
Criterion announced today that it will be providing cybersecurity and IT services to the Department of Energy (DOE) National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Pantex Plant and Y-12 National Security Complex, two of the six production facilities in the NNSA Nuclear Security Enterprise, as a subcontractor to Nuclear Production One, LLC (NPOne), a Fluor-led joint venture with Amentum.
Brillient Corporation Ranked on the 2021 Deloitte Technology Fast 500
Brillient Corporation
November 18, 2021
Brillient Corporation announced today it ranked 431 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, fintech, and energy tech companies in North America, now in its 27th year. Brillient grew 266 percent during this period.
SkyePoint Decisions Awarded U.S. DHS Task Order
SkyePoint Decisions
November 18, 2021
SkyePoint Decisions, Inc. announced today that it received a new task order to support the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO). This task order is part of a proof-of-concept initiative and runs from October 2021 through March 2022. This task order was awarded under the CIO-SP3 Small Business contract.
OBXtek hires Susan M. Hinkle as Director of Quality
November 10, 2021
OBXtek has named Susan M. Hinkle, a seasoned quality and program management professional, as the new Director of Quality. In this role, Ms. Hinkle will be responsible for managing all aspects of OBXtek's quality program, including our CMMI-ML3 for development, CMMI-ML3 for services, ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 20000-1, ISO 14001, and ISO/IEC 27001-1 certifications.
Colonel (Ret.) Timothy Cole joins OBXtek as Business Development Executive
October 25, 2021
OBXtek Inc. has hired Timothy Cole as a business development executive. In this role, Mr. Cole will lead the business development and capture activities for our Acquisition Support and Program Management Center of Excellence.
Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) as a Service for U.S. Government
October 21, 2021
Appgate announced plans to deliver its market-leading Zero Trust Network Access solution, Appgate SDP, as a service to U.S. government entities via a FedRAMP Joint Authorization Board (JAB)-approved environment. Through a partnership with Rackspace Government Solutions (RGS), Appgate SDP will be made available as an additional service offering within Rackspace Government Cloud, a managed security and compliance platform. Government agencies will be able to leverage an industry-leading Zero Trust Network Access solution in securing their diverse, hybrid IT environments.
Brillient Named One of Fastest Growing Companies
Brillient Corporation
October 19, 2021
Brillient Corporation, a full-spectrum digital transformation company, announced today that they have ranked 17 on the Washington Business Journal's Fastest Growing Companies list for 2021. The WBJ Fastest Growing Companies award highlights the 75 fastest growing private companies in the Washington region. Brillient's three-year revenue growth of 266 percent is a testament to the company's continuing journey evolving into a large business.
S4 Inc. welcomes new VP to leadership team
S4 Inc.
October 18, 2021
S4 Inc., a leading provider of enterprise IT solutions, cybersecurity and professional services, has hired Ron Gibbs as Vice President of Business Development. As a crucial member of S4's Executive Team, Ron will provide strategic direction and overall leadership for the growth and marketing functions of the company. His experience capturing business and spearheading growth with DoD/DHS/federal customers in the information technology industry make him ideally suited for this key role.
Appgate closes merger with Newtown Lane Marketing
October 15, 2021
Appgate Inc., the secure access company, announced it successfully completed its merger with Newtown Lane Marketing, Inc. on October 12, 2021. Upon closing of the merger, Newtown changed its name to Appgate, Inc., and their common stock is now quoted on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol NTWN. Appgate intends to have its symbol changed to APGT and to seek to uplist to Nasdaq or the New York Stock Exchange in 1Q2022.
New-Length,Single-Slot PCIe Carrier Card Interfaces XMC Mezzanine Module to PC-based Embedded Computer Systems
Acromag, Inc.
October 7, 2021
Acromag's APCe8775 carrier card offers a simple and cost-effective solution that allows a PC to communicate with an XMC mezzanine module over a PCI Express (PCIe) bus. System developers can insert an Acromag FPGA module or other XMC module on the carrier card to perform a variety of signal processing functions. The APCe8775 3/4-length PCIe card is ideal for use in smaller embedded computers and servers with reduced-depth expansion slots.
Precision OT's Advanced Engineering Group Acquires Nine Patents
Precision Optical Transceivers, Inc.
October 6, 2021
The Advanced Engineering Group at Precision OT, a leading provider of optical transceivers and related optical components, has acquired 9 patents from the USPTO in the areas of optical networking, integrated photonics and photonic radio systems, with many more pending. The company's first proprietary design by this team, the PAM4 Access Reach (P4AR) transceiver, will be available for demo and pre-order in 2022.
Thinklogical Achieves US DoD DISA JITC DoDIN APL Certification
Thinklogical, A Belden Brand
October 1, 2021
Thinklogical, A Belden Brand, a global manufacturer of secure high performance KVM (keyboard, video and mouse) extension and switching systems, announced today that it has received U.S. Department of Defense DISA JITC DoDIN Approved Product List (APL) certification for its TLX series extenders and matrix switches. Thinklogical TLX Video Matrix Switching Solution achieved APL certification as a Closed Video Distribution System (VDS) on July 29, 2021, with tracking number 1823401.
Spectrum Monitoring Partners
September 30, 2021
ATDI enhances its spectrum monitoring capabilities as it partners with leading measurement equipment suppliers. Learn more about our latest integration with SignalShark from Nardar and their role in supporting network measurement data collection.
TCG Awarded Contract for FEC E‑Filing Platform
TCG, Inc.
September 29, 2021
TCG has been awarded the Federal Election Commission E‑Filing contract to assess and develop FECOnline. This is a cloud-based system that federal political campaigns will use to file all required financial contributions information. The contract has a maximum life of 43 months and a ceiling of $11.6 million.
Criterion Systems, Inc. Acquires SAGE Black
Criterion Systems, Inc.
September 28, 2021
Criterion Systems, Inc. has acquired SAGE Black Consulting and Contracting, LLC (SAGE Black), a government contractor providing a full spectrum of software engineering services to the GEOINT/SIGINT, space and cyber domains with a growing Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML) presence. SAGE Black operates as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Criterion and Criterion. Chief Financial Officer Steve Mast serves as president of the subsidiary.
New Solution to Protect Defense Industry and Suppliers from Cybersecurity Breaches
September 23, 2021
Titania recently announced they will be the first to automate checks of core network security practices of the defense industrial base to meet the specifications set by the Department of Defense (DoD) under its CMMC standards.
Criterion Systems, Inc. Acquires Protas Solutions Inc.
Criterion Systems, Inc.
September 21, 2021
Criterion Systems, Inc. (Criterion) announced today it has acquired Protas Solutions Inc. (Protas), a government contractor providing data science, software engineering, and management consulting services to the Intelligence Community (IC). Protas operates as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Criterion, and Criterion co-founder and Chief Financial Officer Steve Mast serves as president of the subsidiary. The McLean Group advised Protas on its sale; the terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
SpaceLink Selects SEAKR for On Board Processing
September 19, 2021
SpaceLink, the company building the communications superhighway for the space economy, selected SEAKR Engineering to provide payload technology for its relay satellites. SEAKR is developing technologies for DARPA and the U.S. Space Force and will provide advanced on-board processing for SpaceLink, which provides secure, high-capacity communications for time-critical service between spacecraft and the ground. The processor on SpaceLink's MEO satellites will control and direct data traffic to optimize the capacity and availability of the network.
VTG Wins Navy Hypersonics Engineering Prime Contract
September 15, 2021
VTG, an industry-leading provider of force modernization and digital transformation solutions, announced that it has won a prime contract from the U.S. Navy Strategic Systems Programs to provide engineering services for the Navy's hypersonic strike capability, a top Defense Department priority. Under the single-award contract, VTG will support the Conventional Prompt Strike Program Office, a division of SSP, with research and development expertise, systems engineering, logistics, and a wide range of programmatic and technical services.
Keeper Security Achieves New FIPS 140-2 Validation
Keeper Security
September 14, 2021
The company's certification has been completed following rigorous testing for deployments in the U.S. federal government
UKCloudX delivers Defence Digital's vision of data as a strategic asset through new Defence Cloud initiative.
September 14, 2021
UKCloudX has today announced it has assembled a defence cloud ecosystem to enhance and deliver the Digital Backbone for Defence. UKCloudX, the sovereign cloud our national security depends on for rapid innovation and actionable insights, has today announced its new Defence Cloud offering to support the UK MOD strategic vision of information superiority through digital technology.
Revolutionary Solutions, LLC, Awarded ISO 9001:2015 Certificate
Revolutionary Solutions, LLC.
September 11, 2021
Revolutionary Solutions is delighted to announce the successful completion of its International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 certification, certified by NSAI. "We are excited to have earned this certification and feel it provides additional assurance to our customers that we are focused on continuous process improvements and procedures,"\ states Rosemarie Floyd, CEO. This milestone represents our commitment to continuous improvement related to service, quality, and performance, which will continue to inspire us to climb higher.
CounterCraft Awarded Production Contract by U.S. Department of Defense
August 30, 2021
CounterCraft, the global leader in active defense technology and the next generation of threat intelligence, has been awarded a production contract in order to more quickly and easily scale their deception technology solution across the United States Department of Defense. This contract is the next step from CounterCraft's prototype contract through the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU), allowing the DoD to enhance cyber threat detection and intelligence-gathering capabilities.
Appgate Named A Leader Among Zero Trust Network Access Providers In Report By Independent Research Firm
August 27, 2021
Appgate named a Leader in The Forrester New Wave?: Zero Trust Network Access, Q3 2021. Appgate is the best fit for companies that need high security and a self-hosted option. Appgate offers its Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) as a SaaS but also as a self-hosted option for enterprises and agencies that need it. Its cryptographic single packet authorization (SPA) can make for a super tight network defense posture.
August 26, 2021
Appgate, the secure access company, today announced its participation in the Implementing a Zero Trust Architecture Project with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in collaboration with other key industry partners. The goal of this project is to develop practical, interoperable approaches to designing and building zero trust architectures that align with the tenets and principles documented in NIST SP 800-207, Zero Trust Architecture.
Brillient Drives Digitalization With New Contract at IRS
Brillient Corporation
August 24, 2021
Brillient Corporation announced today that they were chosen to deliver digitalization solutions to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Enterprise Digitalization and Case Management Office (EDCMO) for the Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Solution Challenge.
SGS Approved to Provide Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Training
SGS North America Inc.
August 19, 2021
The CMMC Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) has approved SGS North America as a CMMC Licensed Training Provider. SGS will now provide accredited training to CMMC stakeholders.
For the 2nd Year in a row, OM Group Inc. Appears on the Inc. 5000 With 3-Year Revenue Growth of 222 Percent
Om Group
August 17, 2021
Inc. Magazine revealed today that OM Group Inc. ranks No. 2227 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segment-It's independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
Announcing OCG Federal, a New Division of Oxford Computer Group
OCG Federal
August 13, 2021
Security Consultancy Oxford Computer Group announces the debut of OCG Federal, a new Oxford Computer Group division that is focused on delivering identity management and security solutions to our nation's federal agencies.
Criterion Promotes Jerry Black To Vice President
Criterion Systems, Inc.
August 9, 2021
Criterion is pleased to announce that Jerry Black has been promoted to Vice President. Over the past four years, he has been responsible for successfully expanding Criterion's presence in the federal civilian government market, primarily within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and will continue as Criterion's key executive for this department. Jerry is the program manager for Criterion's U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) Information Technology Support Services (DAITSS) contract.
CounterTrade Products, Inc. Achieves 3rd Party Attestation to NIST 800-171, Securing Fast Track for CMMC Level 3 Compliance
CounterTrade Products, Inc.
August 3, 2021
CounterTrade Products, Inc. (CPI), a Colorado-based technology Value-Added Reseller, has successfully demonstrated compliance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) 800-171 controls, as verified by official third-party attestation. Securing FastTrack for CMMC Level 3 Compliance!
SpaceLink Selected to Fly Demo on ISS
August 1, 2021
SpaceLink, a company that is building the communications superhighway for the space economy, announced it was selected by CASIS, manager of the ISS U.S. National Laboratory, for a funded demonstration of its end-to-end relay service, which provides secure, continuous, high capacity communications between spacecraft and the ground. The demonstration will validate the use of a 10 Gbps optical terminal, for real-time voice, video, and data exchange between ISS crew, onboard systems, experiments, and terrestrial users.
Gryphon Technologies Receives V3 Employer Award for Exceptional Efforts Hiring Virginia Women Veterans
Gryphon Technologies
July 20, 2021
Gryphon Technologies, a transformational leader in providing digital engineering, cyber, cloud solutions, predictive analytics and technical solutions, and services to national security organizations, was recently honored by the Virginia Department of Veteran Services (VDVS) with a 2021 V3 Employer Award for its work to promote and increase the hiring of women Veterans.
Gryphon Technologies Marketing Lead Brooke White Named 2021 Distinguished Young AFCEAN for the Virginia Region
Gryphon Technologies
July 20, 2021
Gryphon Technologies Inc., a transformational leader in providing digital engineering, cyber, cloud solutions, predictive analytics, and technical solutions and services to national security organizations, announced today that the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association International (AFCEA) named Gryphon marketing lead Brooke White a Regional Distinguished Young AFCEAN (DYA). The honor was presented during the WEST 2021 virtual awards ceremony on June 29, 2021.
Grimmer S4 JV Awarded GSA 8(a) STARS III Contract
Grimmer Technology & Operations, Inc.
July 15, 2021
GTOi is proud of our Grimmer S4 8(a) STARS III award and eager to bring our customers the business value our two companies harness and employ in our JV, said Marie Grimmer, GTOi President & CEO. This contract also allows our customers an 8(a) sole source option. Grimmer S4 is a SBA certified 8(a) prime contractor on the STARS III contract. This multiple award, IDIQ contract provides flexible IT services and IT services-based solutions.
Intrepid Acquires Fast-growing C5ISR Firm Darkblade Systems
Darkblade Systems
July 14, 2021
Intrepied doubles its size, expands support of IC in cybersecurity, electronic warfare and counter-UAS HERNDON, VA, July 14, 2021 Intrepid Solutions, a leading provider of IT modernization, cybersecurity, analytics, and advanced intelligence training services to customers across the U.S. intelligence community (IC), announced today it has acquired intelligence solutions firm Darkblade Systems Corp. The acquisition nearly doubles Intrepid's size and further grows its ability to deliver advanced technology products and services to the IC.
PESA Unleashes Secura LION, a Cybersecure Video, Audio and KVM over IP Distribution Platform
July 13, 2021
PESA announced the release of Secura LIONSecura LION, a Secure, CNSA Compliant, WAN-Enabled, Multiclass, Source-to-Glass Video Distribution System Over IP (VDS-IP) Platform to Protect and Defend Sensitive, High-Value or Classified Video, Audio and KVM Content.
Swish Data Closes Five Year, $43 Million Contract to Provide the U.S. Department of Veteran's Affairs with Artificial Intelligence Operations Solution
Swish Data
July 13, 2021
Swish Data and ScienceLogic team to provide the VA with real-time monitoring and automation using ScienceLogic's market leading, context-infused AIOps platform. The solution will help the VA monitor the operating status of all VA's Enterprise Cloud (VAEC) cloud services, containers, virtual machines and physical infrastructure as well as automate IT operations.
Aveshka, Inc. is awarded subcontract with the Data, Analytics, and Visualization Task Force of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Aveshka, Inc
July 9, 2021
Aveshka, a trusted provider of data analytics capabilities and subject matter expertise in the public health realm, was recently awarded a subcontract with the Data, Analytics, and Visualization Task Force (DAVTF) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Aveshka is serving as a subcontractor to Booz Allen Hamilton on this program.
Envistacom Recognized as a Georgia Fast 40 Company
July 8, 2021
Envistacom, LLC, announced today that the company was named one of the fastest-growing companies in Georgia's upper-middle market by the Atlanta Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), marking the fourth consecutive year Envistacom has been recognized in ACG Atlanta's Georgia Fast 40 Awards.
Darkblade Systems Approved as a CMMC Candidate Certified Third-Party Assessor Organization (C3PAO)
Darkblade Systems
July 1, 2021
Darkblade Systems is proud to announce approval as a Candidate C3PAO by the CMMC Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB) to formally assess Defense Industry Base contracting companies for the new CMMC Certification. Our first-class cybersecurity team provides tailored compliance programs that are affordable for businesses to help meet government contract requirements. The Darkblade Systems team is a Registered CMMC Provider Organization(RPO) and includes one of the first CMMC Provisional Assessors and several CMMC Registered Practitioners (RP).
Cohesity Achieves DoDIN APL Certification
June 24, 2021
Cohesity is proud to announce that we have been certified by the U.S. Department of Defense Information Network Approved Products List (DoDIN APL) in the Data Storage Controller category. The DoDIN APL is a master list of products that have completed cybersecurity and interoperability certification and are approved for deployment in the DoD's technology infrastructure.
PESA Taps Industry Veteran, Dennis Defensor, to Strengthen Its Position in The Federal, State and Local Government IT Markets
June 23, 2021
Dennis Defensor joined PESA as Vice President for Global Sales, Marketing and Channel Management. PESA is the Leading Company for Highly Secure and Scalable Video, Audio, USB and KVM Distribution and Extension Technology.
Brillient Awarded Digitalization Contract by Bureau of Fiscal Service (BFS) for Matured Unredeemed Debt (MUD) Program
Brillient Corporation
June 23, 2021
Brillient Corporation announced today that the Bureau of Fiscal Service (BFS) has awarded them a Full & Open contract to help BFS digitalize savings bond data stored on microfilm. Under this program, Brillient will digitalize and extract savings bond data from microfilm utilizing advanced machine learning and Intelligent data capture algorithms, which are a foundational element of Brillient's Digital Transformation suite enabling agencies to provide friction-free services to citizens and businesses.
SD3IT Achieves ISO/IEC 20243-1:2018 Open Trusted Technology Providers
June 22, 2021
SD3IT, LLC has been certified Open Trusted Technology Provider by The Open Group. ISO/IEC 20243-1:2018 (O-TTPS) is a set of guidelines, requirements, and recommendations that address specific threats to the integrity of hardware and software COTS ICT products throughout the product life cycle. This release of the Standard addresses threats related to maliciously tainted and counterfeit products. "SD3IT is proud to provide certified confidence that our supply chains are trusted," said Sara Dimlich, COO at SD3IT.
NXTKey Corporation
June 15, 2021
Virginia-based, woman owned small business, MAGNUS Management Group LLC, (a NXTKey company) announced today that the organization has been appraised at Maturity Level 3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) for Services. (CMMI-SVC+SSD) Version 1.3 for both Information Technology and Cyber Security Services. This is a significant re-investment milestone achieved in MAGNUS's continuous process improvement journey, Shivaji Sengupta, CEO, said in a statement.
Acromag Releases XMC FPGA Modules with Write-Protected Configuration Memory for Enhanced Security
June 15, 2021
Two new XMC modules with a Xilinx Artix-7 or Kintex-7 FPGA feature write-protected flash memory to prevent unwanted changes to configuration files. Acromag's new XMC-7AWP and XMC-7KWP modules with user-programmable Xilinx Artix-7 or Kintex-7 FPGA, feature write-protected flash memory to secure configuration files. These modules are well-suited for a broad range of applications, such as: hardware simulation, communications, signal intelligence, adaptive filtering, and image processing. High-speed interfaces are provided for PCIe, 10GbE, LVDS, serial and more.
Bluescape Achieves AWS Digital Workplace Competency Status and Announces Availability on AWS Marketplace
June 14, 2021
Bluescape today announced that it has achieved Amazon Web Service (AWS) Digital Workplace Competency status. The company is the first visual collaboration platform to be listed with this competency, and only one of nine Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) total within the collaboration category. The visual platform for high-value collaboration expands its reach to over 300,000 current AWS customers.
S4 Inc. announces new Senior Vice President
S4 Inc.
June 14, 2021
Defense contractor S4 Inc. recently announced the promotion of Mr. Phillip Shuman to the role of Senior Vice President. Mr. Shuman joined S4 Inc. in 2014, bringing with him a background in program management and business development in the areas of intelligence and cybersecurity. As a Senior VP, Mr. Shuman is responsible for the oversight and direction of the marketing team in the growth of S4, particularly in the area of cybersecurity.
Redspin is First Organization to Pass CMMC Assessment
June 10, 2021
Redspin, a division of CynergisTek (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), is the first organization to successfully pass the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Level 3 certification as a Candidate CMMC Third Party Assessor Organization (C3PAO). Specifically, Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) Defense Industrial Base Cybersecurity Assessment Center (DIBCAC) determined Redspin's security practices and processes met the requirements of CMMC Level 3 and, subsequently, the CMMC-AB has credentialed Redspin, as an Authorized C3PAO ready to conduct CMMC assessments.
EY Announces Sukumar Iyer of Brillient Corporation as an Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award Finalist
Brillient Corporation
June 9, 2021
Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) announced today that CEO and Executive Chairman Sukumar Iyer of Brillient Corporation was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year 2021 Mid-Atlantic Award finalist. Now in its 35th year, the Entrepreneur Of The Year program honors unstoppable business leaders whose ambition, ingenuity and courage in the face of adversity help catapult us from the now to next and beyond.