GAMA-1 Technologies, LLC Awarded the NOAA NMITS BPA Task Order Security Architecture and Vulnerability Management Support Services

GAMA-1 Technologies, LLC was awarded the first NOAA Mission IT Services (NMITS) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) Task Order in support of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) Assistant Chief Information Officer – Satellites (ACIO-S) Cyber Security Branch (CSB). Our team comprised of L2Cyber and WSH Consulting presented NESDIS CSB with a partner experienced in applying industry-recognized Cyber Security best practices and guidance with FISMA and NIST 800 Series Publications for the task order program support areas of program deliverable management, security architecture, vulnerability management and network defense, and program policy and procedure updates.

President of GAMA-1, Gus Gamarra, stated, “GAMA-1 is proud to continue to support the NESDIS ACIO-S and win one of the first NMITS Task Orders. As a trusted NOAA IT support partner for the past 15 years, the GAMA-1 team brings the NESDIS OCIO-S CSB over 25 years of hands-on experience supporting NOAA’s 17 Satellite Command and Control systems (SCADA), NON-SCADA, and the NESDIS enterprise. We will ensure the enterprise’s security, maintain the delivery of reliable around-the-clock, high-quality operational data through a fully committed and highly qualified workforce.”

About National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NESDIS).  NESDIS provides secure and timely access to global environmental data and information from satellites and other sources to promote and protect the Nation’s security, environment, economy, and quality of life. NESDIS acquires and manages the Nation’s operational environmental satellites, operates the NESDIS National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), provides data and information services including Earth system monitoring, performs official assessments of the environment, and conducts related research. Read more about NESDIS:

About NOAA NMITS BPA.  The National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Mission Information Technology Services (NMITS) is a small business set-aside Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) contract vehicle with five base years and a five-year option period. This $2.1B vehicle utilizes General Services Administration’s (GSA) IT Schedule 70 and is administered by a joint effort from the NOAA Office of the CIO (OCIO) / NOAALink Program Office (NPO) and NOAA’s Acquisition and Grants Office (AGO) / Corporate Services Acquisition Division (CSAD). The NMITS BPA vehicle provides information technology (IT) services, solutions, and support. NMITS is the acquisition framework for delivering the full scope of IT services and capabilities to support NOAA-wide IT solutions for Line Offices, Staff Offices, and Corporate Services Offices. NMITS allows NOAA missions the ability to procure IT tools and support in areas such as enterprise services, application administration, enterprise and cloud computing, data and voice network services, cybersecurity and information assurance. Read More About NMITS:

About GAMA-1 Technologies, LLC
GAMA-1 is a highly-technical Certified Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) NOAA Mission Information Technology Services (NMITS) Prime vendor. GAMA-1 has 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 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 (Quality), ISO 20000 (ITSM), and ISO 27001 (Security) certifications. We train our staff on IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) v4 and apply Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Services Level 3 processes. For more information, please visit our about us section at

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