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The Department of Defense (DoD) is tightening up security all along their supply chain with Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC).
For better or worse, compliance with CMMC is not optional for those in the DoD supply chain. The new certification is part of a continual effort to provide more accurate results, provide more helpful insights, and reveal the best practice for DoD operations
Keeping and gaining more DoD contracts depends on your ability to verify that you can achieve and maintain the level of security that is required through your DoD contract.
Accent Computer Solutions is a CMMC Registered Provider Organization (RPO), ready to help your company prepare for your CMMC audit. Our Registered Practitioners will work with you to create a path to successful compliance.
Evaluate security measures to determine current security status and provide recommendations for remediation options.
Guidance for planning and implementation of technical and non-technical controls to fulfill compliance requirements and successfully pass your third-party audit.
Augment your IT department with experts who will oversee security operations for CMMC compliance or your whole organization.
Compliance requirements can be difficult to interpret. We’ll walk you through the process, perform a detailed analysis of your current alignment for the level of compliance you need, and provide recommendations for what is needed so you can meet CMMC compliance requirements to pass your third-party audit.
While we can do much of the technical portion of the assessment on our own, this process is highly interactive and requires significant time spent with you to discuss the controls and what’s needed to meet them. We’ll work together to get you where you want to go.
A Gap Analysis will give you the information you need to submit a self-assessment to the DoD.
With the results of your Gap Analysis in hand, your next step is to plan how you’re going to implement the missing security controls. These controls will include both technical and non-technical measures. That means that you’ll need to involve multiple departments, not just IT. If your staff doesn’t have the expertise and bandwidth to do this, we can help.
There’s no one-size-fits-all solution for how to achieve CMMC compliance.
In fact, there may be numerous options that will meet regulations. In addition to providing you with the information you need to make decisions about how you’ll meet CMMC regulations, we can bring you other recommendations that will allow you to reduce the scope of compliance and reduce the costs of your audit.
Once you achieve CMMC compliance, the controls that you put in place need to be managed. Even if they have an internal IT team, many companies are outsourcing security because it’s the most efficient way to bring in all of the knowledge, skills and tools that are needed for advanced security.
Although it may seem daunting, Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) does not have to be a strenuous process.
As a CMMC Registered Provider Organization (RPO), we help companies implement and maintain the controls of CMMC so they can bid on contracts with the Department of Defense and its supply chain. With over 30 years of experience helping companies with compliance requirements, so you can expect to be promptly prepared for any CMMC certification level as quickly and painlessly as possible.
The DoD recognizes that security is an utmost concern, and should never be substituted for cost, schedule, or performance. The Department is committed to keeping sensitive data safe and protecting all parties involved in the contract process.
We are committed to getting Southern California businesses and beyond certified, quickly and efficiently.