AMDEX Wins Contract with the Program Support Center (PSC) of HHS

posted Feb 24, 2013, 7:08 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Feb 24, 2013, 8:19 PM ]
September 30, 2010 
 
AMDEX Corporation to provide the information Technology Security Support Services for the PSC

The Program Support Center (PSC) of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) selected AMDEX Corporation to provide Certification & Accreditation (C&A) Information Technology (IT) Security Support Services for the PSC & Office of the Secretary. PSC’s IT security program is a critical component in ensuring that PSC has a strong security program that fulfills the requirements of the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and other laws and regulations. The PSC Information Technology (IT) Security Certification and Accreditation (C&A) Business Program is focused on ensuring that PSC’s and its customers’ IT services and critical assets are appropriately protected. 

Under this contract, AMDEX will assist the Director of PSC IT Security with developing seven certification and accreditation (C&A) packages in compliance with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, and Federal and Departmental policy for applications that support the administrative support and OS physical and emergency response office. This includes preparing the security plan, risk assessments, contingency (COOP) plans, and a plan of action & milestones. AMDEX will also assist in evaluating the overall IT C&A process for the PSC and its customers.

President and CEO, Devinder Singh, stated, “Our top-notch IT security experts have used cutting-edge tools and techniques to improve the IT security posture, policies, and practices for HHS and other customers, and we are excited to have the opportunity to continue to provide IT security expertise to HHS to support its IT Security objectives.”


About AMDEX Corporation

AMDEX Corporation is a rapidly growing, CMMI Level 3 rated, Small, Woman-Owned, Disadvantaged Business founded in 1987. AMDEX is structured into three service areas including: Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP), Health, Safety & Quality (HSQ), and Business Consulting & Technology (BCT). AMDEX provides national defense and civilian agencies (including DHS, DoD, and HHS) with custom software development support, systems and data security, data center operations, and human subject protection in research review services.

AMDEX is headquartered in Silver Spring, Maryland just outside of our nation’s capital. Since its founding, AMDEX has received numerous awards in recognition of its service excellence including the Department of Homeland Security’s Small Business Achievement Award.

Media Contact:
Bryant Freeland
AMDEX Corporation
Phone: (301) 588-4000
Fax: (301) 588-8944
bfreeland@amdexcorp.com
http://www.amdexcorp.com

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