Tag Archives: USCIS

Sevatec Wins GSA Task Order to Develop Identity Proofing Platform; Sonny Kakar, Tim May Quoted

Sonny Kakar Founder

Sevatec has secured a $22.5 million task order under the Unrestricted GSA Alliant 2 Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) awarded the task order to develop a modern authentication and identity proofing platform. Sevatec has partnered with Excella and Capital Technology Group (CTG) to assist in development.

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USCIS Releases Cloud Cybersecurity Service RFI

The U.S. Citizen Immigration Services‘ information technology office seeks information on providers of IT security services in a cloud computing environment. A FedBizOpps notice posted Tuesday says USCIS currently explores the availability of cybersecurity as a service in the risk management, microservice architecture and emerging technology areas as part of efforts to secure …

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eGlobalTech Secures USCIS Risk Mgmt Support Extension; Joseph Zimmerman Comments

Information technology firm eGlobalTech has won a contract to continue providing risk management and Federal Information Security Management Act compliance support to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Joseph Zimmerman, chief operating officer of eGlobalTech, said in a statement released Monday the company will work to help USCIS address cybersecurity requirements. He added the …

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USCIS Seeks Info on Sources of Risk, Fraud, Devt Security & Operations Services

The U.S. Citizenship Immigration Services has posted a request for information on potential sources of risk, fraud and development security and operations services. USCIS said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Wednesday that the required services will be deployed on the agency’s Amazon Web Services-built cloud platform and other cloud environments as required. …

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WidePoint to Continue USCIS Wireless Mgmt Services

WidePoint Corporation has received a one-year, $4.4 million task order option to provide managed wireless services to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. The company said Nov. 20 the exercised option falls under the Department of Homeland Security‘s Cellular Wireless Management Services Blanket Purchase Agreement. Jin Kang, CEO of WidePoint, said the company designed …

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Joshua Seckel Named Chief Solutions Architect at Sevatec’s Agile/DevSecOps Practice

Joshua Seckel, former chief of the applied technology division at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, has joined Sevatec as chief solutions architect for the company’s agile and DevSecOps practice. He led USCIS’ efforts to transform and modernize information technology systems at the agency during his tenure there, Sevatec said Wednesday. Seckel also has more than 20 …

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Sevatec Re-Awarded USCIS Data, Business Intelligence Support Task Order

Sevatec has received a follow-on task order to provide analytics and business intelligence support for the enterprise data warehouse at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. The company said Wednesday it will use agile development, DevOps and data science methods to help USCIS manage information technology systems and applications. Work under the Data and …

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USCIS Seeks Info on Potential Sources of Employee Identity Verification System

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services wants information on industry vendors that can help develop and implement an “employee-centric” employment verification process. USCIS said in a FedBizOpps notice posted Friday that it aims to partner with industry on the development of identity verification and management tools that will help individuals validate their …

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