GSA IT Schedule 70 Contract Awarded to TalaTek

The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded TalaTek a five-year GSA IT Schedule 70 contract. After rigorous assessment, GSA recognized TalaTek as a preferred vendor offering IT security and risk management services for government clients at approved prices.

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TalaTek, LLC has been awarded WOSB certification by the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce.

On October 31, 2015, the U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce recognized TalaTek, LLC as a Women-Owned Small Business.

The U.S. Women’s Chamber of Commerce is an authorized third party certifier for the federal WOSB and EDWOSB programs. This is an additional level of assurance to firms that wish to be certain that they are participating in programs supporting Women-Owned Small Businesses.

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Baan Alsinawi is now a CCSP.

Baan Alsinawi, founder and president of TalaTek, LLC, is now a Certified Cloud Security Professional – CCSP.

The CCSP credential is designed for experienced information security professionals with at least five years of full-time IT experience, including three years of information security and at least one year of cloud security experience.

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As of October 14, 2015, Women-Owned Small Businesses Can Be Sole-Source Federal Contractors

As of October 14, 2015, a WOSB (or EDWOSB) may be awarded a sole-source contract of up to $4 million (or up to $6.5 million for a manufacturing contract) so long as: (1) the WOSB or EDWOSB is a responsible contractor; (2) the Contracting Officer does not have a reasonable expectation that two or more WOSBs or EDWOSBs will submit offers; and (3) award can be made at a fair and reasonable price.

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If you answer “yes” to any of these questions, you’ll want to contact us.

  • Are you concerned about meeting compliance and mitigating security risks with the same budget?
  • Do you want to understand where your business is most vulnerable?
  • Do you want to know more about using automation to manage compliance and control risk?
  • Would you like to have a single team assess your compliance using more than one compliance standard?