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Exceed mission objectives with rapidly evolving engineering solutions and support.
Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC)
In January of 2019, Under Secretary for Defense Ellen M. Lord posted a memo to detail coming audits of the DoD supply chain for compliance to DFARS clause 252.204-7012. During a hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee, DoD CIO Dana Deasy proposed that compliance enforcement could be modeled after industry and may include a combination of validating the certification of supplier systems, helping subcontractors harden their “cyber hygiene” practices and utilize AI to identify areas of the greatest vulnerability. Cyber Security Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) is the result.
With the intent of CMMC, DoD appears to be addressing some of the main issues with implementing cybersecurity controls:
- Consolidation of standards – Under CMMC, there will be a consolidated DoD cybersecurity standard that combines NIST SP 800-53, NIST SP 800-171, AIA MAS 9933, FIPS and others.
- CMMC Maturity Levels – Those if you who are familiar will recognize the CMMI Maturity Level format. With the new CMMC requirements, there will be a range of CMMC maturity levels, which will be designated by contract or task order for qualifying level.
- Cost-reimbursement – CyberSecurity costs will now be an allowable cost on DoD contracts.
- Supply chain verification – CMMC third-party certifiers will have the tools able to conduct audits in order to collect metrics and risk management information for the entire supply chain.
Arrington said she aims to complete the CMMC by January 2020, and industry can expect to start seeing the certification in contract requests for information by June 2020, and in requests for evidence by September 2020.
Techni-Core’s Cybersecurity Consultants are also certified in CMMI Maturity Models and understand how to cross-map your DFARS 252.204-7012 compliance to meet the new CMMC Maturity Models. One Assessment with our customized tool, TechDART, will cross-map your DFARS 7012/NIST 800-171 compliance requirements with your CMMC requirements so you can kill two birds with one stone.
Full Spectrum Services & Solutions to Meet DFARS 7012
Templates | Assessments | Software Integration | Solution Partnerships
Implement NIST 800-171 without using multiple vendors. Techni-Core has developed the FULL spectrum of solutions and services to meet your DFARS 7012 compliance requirements. Our process begins with filling in our prewritten Policies, Standard Operating Procedures, Artifacts, Systems Security Plan (SSP), Incident Response Plan (IRP) and Plan of Actions & Milestones (PoA&M). Our SME consultants guide you through implementing Policies, SSP, and PoA&M. Then, we perform a DFARS 7012 assessment using our TechDART Tool.
We are certified industry solution partners with Tenable, DUO, and more to provide Continuous Monitoring, Multifactor Authentication (MFA), and other DFARS-required solutions. We provide IT structure and support through every step of the DFARS 7012 process from planning to implementation, and finally, to the life-cycle sustainment of your compliance – INCLUDING management of your Dibnet Portal as a Third-Party solutions provider. We have the required clearances to take that added administrative burden off of your security staff.
Take the burden of DFARS 7012 compliance off of your already burdened IT staff. Hire Techni-Core to be your trusted partner in full spectrum compliance consulting services.
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Supporting DoD UAS Programs
For over 30 years, Techni-Core Engineering has productively supported the US Army’s evolving weapons research mission goals with engineering services to AMRDEC labs for Systems Engineering, Integration and Analysis, Test and Evaluation (T&E) for simulation exercises and joint interoperability test activities. Our UAS Engineers not only support ALL current fielded UAS systems including Grey Eagle, Predator, Reaper, Hunter, Shadow, and UGCS, but additionally provide UAS Trainer design, DoDAF design, warfighter training, and full documentation support. Techni-Core Engineers, credentialed to the Task Order (TO) minimum qualification, possess specialized knowledge for task elements in design, testing and analysis services, and provide these proven task-based skillsets to compile engineering trade studies that include requirements impact, technology assessments, new technology infusion studies, and a fully charted development implementation plan.