Sparksoft Awarded Highly Adaptive Cybersecurity Services (HACS) SIN 132-45 on GSA IT-70

November 20, 2019 – The General Services Administration (GSA) awards Sparksoft Corporation a Special Item Number (SIN) 132-45 on IT Schedule 70 for Highly Adaptive Cybersecurity Services (HACS), which allows agencies to expand capacity to test their high-priority IT systems, rapidly address potential vulnerabilities, and stop adversaries before they impact our networks. The scope of the HACS SIN includes proactive and reactive cybersecurity services. Assessment services needed for systems categorized as High Value Assets (HVA) are also within scope of this SIN. It includes Risk and Vulnerability Assessments (RVA), Security Architecture Review (SAR), and Systems Security Engineering (SSE). Additionally, the scope of the SIN includes services for the seven step Risk Management Framework (RMF), and Security Operations Center (SOC) services.

This award further validates Sparksoft’s comprehensive cybersecurity management program that is ISO 27001:2013 Information Security Management certified, designed to ensure Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) compliance to protect government systems, mitigate vulnerabilities, and improve overall security posture. Our corporate cybersecurity practice team, led by our Chief Information Security Officer, Mr. Adam John, holds advanced certifications such as Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA), Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), and Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (CHFI).

About Sparksoft Corporation

Sparksoft is a certified Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 3, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013, HUBZone, 8(a), Small Disadvantage Business (SDB), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB), and Small, Women-owned, Minority-owned (SWaM), and MBE/DBE/SBE consulting firm. We specialize in 6 specific Health IT (HIT) Digital Services: Test Automation, Cloud Services, DevOps Delivery, Cyber Security, Data Forensics, and Human-centered Design. At Sparksoft, our true strength lies within our focus on igniting innovation. Our exceptionally skilled people, proven leadership, and optimized processes all work together relentlessly to continuously push for more efficient solutions.

We have developed a support structure of Innovation Centers, designed to collect our lessons learned and identify opportunities for improvement. A key development from our Innovational Centers is the DevTOps framework, which uses an Agile methodology and emphasizes testing to optimize the project lifecycle. SparkLabs is an important impetus in our drive for innovation where our development teams explore ideas and turn them into real-world solutions. We continually pull from our experience and combine this with forward thinking technology from our certified partners like RedHat, Microsoft, AWS, Okta, Google, Databricks, and MarkLogic to conceptualize our novel and effective solutions such as MockSpider, ScriptHive, and 508bee.

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