FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Information Innovators, Inc. (Triple-i), a wholly owned subsidiary of Salient CRGT, Inc. was awarded a subcontract by AbleVets LLC to provide cyber security support services under a $47 million task order for Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC). The task order was awarded to AbleVets LLC under the Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology Next Generation (T4NG) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle and has a two-year period of performance (one-year base, one-year option).
Providing comprehensive information security of Veterans' sensitive personal identity and medical health records, while minimizing any interference with the business processes and technologies that are used to deliver services to the nation's 23.4 million Veterans and their beneficiaries, is a vital part of the VA mission.
"As our footprint continues to expand in the growing health IT industry, we are pleased to join forces with AbleVets to deliver cyber security solutions that will protect vital systems and data at Veterans Administration," said Brad Antle, CEO of Salient CRGT. "Maintaining the integrity and confidentiality of sensitive VA information—such as Veterans' electronic health records and data—is a critical and growing challenge. Our team of cyber security experts are ready to help fulfill this top priority for the VA."
"Together, AbleVets and Triple-i bring VA a powerful team of professionals highly specialized in providing advanced cyber security strategy and solutions for federal health and defense agencies," said Wyatt Smith, CEO of AbleVets. "We are honored to continue to support VA in strengthening its security posture and safeguarding our Veterans most sensitive information."
In the expanding VA information protection mission, Triple-i will team with AbleVets to provide cyber security offense and defense services to prevent, detect, contain, and rapidly remediate security attacks against VA systems. The scope of the work Triple-i will perform includes: threat intelligence, security analysis, incident handling and monitoring, insider threat case support, threat hunting, deep dive analysis, forensic analysis and malware analysis, security configuration services, security controls and solutions, and research and development.
About Salient CRGT
Salient CRGT provides federal civilian, defense, homeland, and intelligence agencies, as well as Fortune 1000 companies, with expertise and leadership in health, data analytics, cloud, agile software development, mobility, cyber security, and infrastructure solutions. We support these core capabilities with full life-cycle IT services and training—to help our customers meet critical goals for pivotal missions. The most innovative talent delivery model in the industry, scientifically providing exactly the right people for the customers' most pressing requirements, fuels these critical capabilities. Salient CRGT has earned a record of success with integration and operations of large-scale, high-volume solutions. On March 1, 2017, Salient CRGT completed its acquisition of Information Innovators—visit our newsroom and explore www.salientcrgt.com.
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