SPA Designated a RPO with CMMC-AB; William Vantine Quoted

SPA Designated a RPO with CMMC-AB; William Vantine Quoted
Dr. William Vantine President

Systems Planning and Analysis (SPA) has been designated a Registered Provider Organization (RPO) with the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification Accreditation Body (CMMC-AB), the company reported on Tuesday. 

“SPA’s Registered Practitioners prepared SPA for a successful CMMC assessment, and we are now certified and ready to assist industry partners in this important security effort,” said Dr. William Vantine, SPA president and CEO. 

CMMC will deliver a unifying standard for cybersecurity implementation and ensure that companies in the Defense Industrial Base (DIB) are able to protect and account for sensitive unclassified information, as it flows through a multi tier supply chain.

As an RPO, SPA will provide CMMC consulting and support to Organizations Seeking Certification (OSC) in the Defense Industrial Base. SPA staff has been trained in CMMC methodology and will assist DoD suppliers with trusted consultative services. 

In addition, SPA will deliver CMMC assessment preparation. Services include Pre-Assessments, Process and Documentation Development, Security Control Implementation and Post-Assessment Remediation.

About SPA

Systems Planning and Analysis provides innovative and leading-edge solutions integrating technical, operational, programmatic, policy, and business factors in support of important national security objectives. 

Our capabilities include Advanced Analytics; Software Tool Development; System Engineering and Safety Analysis; Strategy, Policy and Compliance; and Program and Acquisition Management. 

Our employees have expertise in many domains, including Land, Undersea, Surface and Air Warfare Operations; Radar and Sensor Systems; Unmanned Systems and Counter Systems; Nuclear Deterrence Policy, Safety and Security; Defense Industrial Base; Space Systems; Ballistic Missile Systems; and Hypersonics. 

You may also be interested in...

David McKeown

David McKeown: DOD Eyes Creation of Zero-Trust-Focused Portfolio Office

David McKeown, the Department of Defense's (DOD) equivalent of a chief information security officer, said DOD is looking to establish a portfolio management office that specializes in zero-trust cybersecurity. The office's creation would help DOD centralize and manage efforts to implement a zero-trust architecture, which strictly imposes requirements before one is able to access the defense network.