Strategic Operational Solutions, Inc. (STOPSO) a New Managed Security Service Provider for AlienVault

Strategic Operational Solutions, Inc. (STOPSO) to integrate AlienVault Unified Security Management (USM) platform to provide effective security controls and seamlessly integrated threat intelligence for any environment

Vienna, VA – February 2017 – STOPSO today announced that it is now a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) for AlienVault® and has added its Unified Security ManagementTM (USMTM) platform to its services. With the increased popularity of mobility, flexwork, and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives, the IT risk profile has changed. New ways of working and collaborating require new approaches to managing risk. Organizations face a balancing act: giving people the flexibility they need for optimal business productivity while also ensuring the security and compliance required by the enterprise. By partnering with AlienVault, STOPSO is now able to provide managed security services across this evolving landscape.

AlienVault’s Unified Security Management (USM) platform provides a reliable, highly flexible and scalable deployment model that helps service providers quickly implement and start monitoring customer environments from day one. With robust asset discovery, vulnerability assessment, behavioral monitoring, threat detection and security intelligence, AlienVault’s USM offers a unified, all-in-one approach to security management and threat detection.

“Our technology, combined with STOPSO’s expertise, provides companies of all sizes challenged with limited security staff and IT budgets a complete security solution at a competitive price point,” said Mike LaPeters, VP of Global Channels at AlienVault. “STOPSO can now leverage AlienVault’s proven security and threat intelligence platform to reduce the time needed to detect and respond to today’s advanced and evolving threats in their clients’ environments.”

About AlienVault

AlienVault has simplified the way organizations detect and respond to today’s ever evolving threat landscape. Our unique and award-winning approach, trusted by thousands of customers, combines the essential security controls of our all-in-one platform, AlienVault Unified Security Management, with the power of AlienVault’s Open Threat Exchange, the world’s largest crowd-sourced threat intelligence community, making effective and affordable threat detection attainable for resource-constrained IT teams.

STOPSO Ranked Among Top 25 Most Successful 8(a) Contractors

Strategic Operational Solutions, Inc. (STOPSO) has been named among the top 25 largest 8(a) contractors providing IT, telecommunications and professional services to the federal market by Washington Technology. The 8(a) program is a business development program run by the Small Business Administration and this list ranks the top 25 8(a) companies according to their prime contracting revenue. The process includes an analysis of procurement data, after which companies are ranked according to how much prime contracting work they perform.

STOPSO Named Among Washington SmartCEO 2015 GovStar Awards Finalists

Strategic Operational Solutions, Inc. (STOPSO) has been named one of Washington SmartCEO’s 2015 GovStar Awards Finalists. The GovStar Awards celebrate Washington-area government contractors that have demonstrated excellence in the government contracting sector. The program honors local government contractors for their technology innovation, workplace environment, growth, veteran support and contributions to the industry and the marketplace.

The 2015 finalists collectively generate nearly $1.2 billion in annual revenue and employ 6,535 individuals in Greater Washington. Each year, an independent committee of local business leaders selects 45 finalists, from which 15 winners are chosen based on the quality of nominations submitted. This year’s finalists will be profiled in the November/December issue of Washington SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards ceremony on November 2, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Reston.

STOPSO Named by Inc. as One of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in America

Strategic Operational Solutions, Inc. (STOPSO) has been included in Inc.’s annual “Inc. 5000” list of the fastest growing private companies in America. The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. According to the report, STOPSO achieved a three-year growth of 314 percent and revenue last year of $29.9 million. The company was ranked #1326 overall and #82 in the Government Services category.

Founded in 1979, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. For more information, visit: http://www.inc.com/inc5000.

STOPSO Honored as Recipient of the 2015 Nunn-Perry Award

Nunn-Perry Award 4_9_15VIENNA, VIRGINIA – Strategic Operational Solutions (STOPSO) was named one of 14 recipients of the Department of Defense (DOD)’s prestigious Nunn-Perry Award for superb performance in the Department’s Mentor-Protégé Program.

The Nunn-Perry award is given to firms that have excelled in areas of technical assistance, returns on investment, quality and Protégé development. The award is named after former Senator Sam Nunn and Secretary of Defense William Perry. It has been awarded to mentor-protégé teams since 1995.

STOPSO is in its third year of the mentor-protégé program under the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) with Computer Science Corporation (CSC).

“As a Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, we are honored to receive this notable and prestigious award for our ongoing efforts supporting the national security and defense communities,” said STOPSO President and CEO Min Chong. “As a growing small business, we value our collaborations with industry and government partners and this award further validates our company’s successes and commitments in fostering these relationships.”

The STOPSO/CSC team accepted its award in a ceremony on March 12, 2015 at the DOD Office of Small Business Programs (OSBP).

STOPSO is an IT strategy and management consulting firm that works with government agencies to define their strategic goals, enhance operational capabilities and empower organizations with transformational solutions. To learn more about STOPSO and its capabilities, please visit www.stopso.com.