posted on May 03, 2011 10:28
Company to Provide Security Assessment Team Services at Judiciary Sites across the Nation
Reston, VA – May 3, 2011 – Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG) today announced that it has been selected to provide Information Technology (IT) Security Assessment Team (SAT) services to the Administrative Office (AO) of the U.S. Courts. Under the terms of the contract, KCG will provide IT security assessments, remediation assistance, and information security advisory services for Federal Judiciary components across the nation, to include appellate courts, district courts, bankruptcy courts, and probation and pretrial services organizations. Awarded through the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Schedule 70 program, the task order is for a period of one year, with up to four one-year options.
“As the Federal Judiciary’s central support organization, the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts provides critical IT security services and guidance to all judiciary organizations,” said Maryann Hirsch, President of KCG. “KCG is proud to have the opportunity to provide security assessment and advisory services that help the Federal Judiciary identify and mitigate IT security risk, and ultimately ensure the effectiveness of IT security throughout the judiciary systems.”
Knowledge Consulting Group (KCG) is the government’s trusted advisor for cybersecurity services and a provider of business advisory services to the government market. The leading provider of cybersecurity risk management, governance, operations, and compliance services to the federal market, KCG is unmatched in its ability to meet the depth and breadth of federal agency requirements needed to run cybersecurity programs, including a broad range of technical capabilities; experienced, certified cybersecurity professionals; and a strong record of past performance. KCG leverages its business strategy capabilities and industry best practices to provide business advisory services to government and industry, so they may improve operations across such mission-critical areas as Information Technology (IT), finance, and human resources.
Headquartered outside of Washington, D.C. in Reston, Virginia, KCG is a privately owned business. KCG holds multiple prime and subcontracts with agencies and industry partners, enabling it to provide cybersecurity and business advisory services to the federal civilian, defense and intelligence, and homeland security sectors.