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Coact, Inc.
Member Since: 2000 
9140 Guilford Rd Ste N
Columbia MD 21046-2585



Grant Cooley

Business Development Manager:
Christine Page

Business Focus:
COACT, Inc is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), an accredited FedRAMP Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO), and a CMMC C3PAO Candidate. For over 25 years, COACT has provided consulting, Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V), and assessment services to both government and commercial clients to guide them in understanding and fulfilling their risk management and compliance needs. Our subject matter experts have supported many organizations of different sizes in developing and implementing a successful information security program to help protect against cyber threats; this includes policies and procedures, awareness and training, product certifications, vulnerability assessments, and comprehensive information assurance including documentation development and continuous monitoring.

COACT performs various consulting and assessment services for multiple security and compliance frameworks for both government and commercial organizations. The frameworks and compliance programs that our services can address include: CMMC, FedRAMP, FISMA, Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) compliance (DFARS/FAR requirements using NIST SP 800 171), HIPAA compliance, and Limited Access Death Master File (LADMF) Compliance. COACT tiered service offerings range from focused efforts to address specific security and compliance objectives to providing full information security programs for clients in commercial, healthcare, defense, and intelligence domains. The COACT Lab is an independent test facility that performs FIPS 140-2 and 140-3 validations and SCAP 1.2/1.3 testing. The COACT Lab offers vendors a full-service approach to meet all the vendor's testing needs including pre-validation consulting, documentation development, and testing and validation assistance.

COACT has multiple years of experience providing cybersecurity services to the Department of Defense (DoD), Intelligence Community, Federal civilian agencies, and commercial organizations to include: - United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Internal Revenue Service (IRS) - National Institue of Health (NIH) - Missile Defense Agency (MDA - Department of the Navy - Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Access to Contract Vehicles:
- Seaport-e - Seaport Next Generation - DHS Eagle II - Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) - NSA NSETS II

ISO/IEC 17020:2012 ISO/IEC 17025:2005 COACT utilizes a Quality Management System (QMS) accredited by the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) to provide consistent and high-quality services.

Small Business Status:
  • Small Business
  • Federally-designated Small Business
  • Veteran Owned
  • Service Disabled Veteran Owned
Business Categories:
  • Professional Services
  • Accreditation/Certification
  • Security Assessments
  • Operations & Maintenance
  • Test and Evaluation Equipment
  • Cloud Computing
  • Cyber
  • Disaster Recovery/Reconstitution Assistance
  • Systems Engineering/Technical Assistance
  • Analytic Services
  • Laboratory Facilities
  • Risk Management
  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Record Management
  • Consulting
  • Information Systems
  • Security Management
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Security
  • Information Management
  • Cryptographic Products

NAICS Industry:
  • Engineering Services (541330)
  • Testing Laboratories (541380)
  • Custom Computer Programming Services (541511)
  • Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services (541690)
  • Computer Systems Design Services (541512)
  • Other Computer Related Services (541519)
  • Other Management Consulting Services (541618)
  • Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services (541611)

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