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GAMA-1 Technologies, LLC Awarded NOAA/NWS Enterprise Wide Security Services Support Contract

posted Feb 24, 2017, 9:48 AM by Ann-marie Saucier-Gnall   [ updated Mar 9, 2017, 6:09 AM ]

Greenbelt, MD – February 17, 2017

GAMA-1 Technologies, LLC has been awarded a Time and Materials National Weather Service (NWS) Enterprise Wide Security Services Support, Annual Assessments contract by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) agency under the Department of Commerce (DOC). The Security Support Services requirements include supporting annual security assessments and penetration testing for the NWS Information Technology Security Services Branch (ITSSB).

GAMA-1’s Team includes key partner Shorebreak Security, LLC. Our team has extensive experience providing high quality security and Assessment and Authorization (A&A) support and comprehensive penetration testing to NOAA and NWS. Our team provides NWS with improving quality and overall performance of A&A activities; establishing an enterprise common methodology for lifecycle and security solutions and service; and eliminating gaps by establishing a cohesive NOAA-wide approach to information security. 

About National Weather Service (NWS)
The National Weather Service’s mission is to provide weather, water, and climate data, forecasts and warnings for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy. As a long standing NWS partner, GAMA-1 works with NWS to defend, secure and achieve NWS’ vision to evolve into and build a Weather-Ready Nation where society is prepared for and responds to Weather-Dependent events.

About National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
NOAA is an agency that enriches life through science. Our reach goes from the surface of the sun to the depths of the ocean floor as we work to keep citizens informed of the changing environment around them. From daily weather forecasts, severe storm warnings, and climate monitoring to fisheries management, coastal restoration and supporting marine commerce, NOAA’s products and services support economic vitality and affect more than one-third of America’s gross domestic product. NOAA’s dedicated scientists use cutting-edge research and high-tech instrumentation to provide citizens, planners, emergency managers and other decision makers with reliable information they need when they need it.

About GAMA-1 Technologies, LLC
GAMA-1 is a highly-technical 8(a) Certified Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) with a mature service delivery model developed with NOAA’s mission in mind. Our approach enables organizational success by aligning each of our solution offerings to NOAA and OCIO requirements and objectives. We combine industry and government standards with established GAMA-1 methodologies to develop, engineer, secure, implement, and maintain IT solutions and services. We refine our methods through continuous process improvement, and hold International Organization of Standards (ISO) 9001:2008 (Quality), ISO 20000 (ITSM), and ISO 27001 (Security) certifications. We train our staff on IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v3 and apply Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Services Level 3 processes. For more information, please visit our about us section on our web site at www.gama1tech.com/aboutus

Contact:
Jacqueline Genovesi, Contracts Manager - 301-982-4262, Contracts@gama1tech.com