Fairfax, VA – – DIGITALSPEC, LLC (DSPEC) announced today it was awarded a TS Facilities Security Clearance (FCL) by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The proud achievement elevates DSPEC to a new level of U.S. Defense supplier, allowing the company to Prime for future classified U.S. Government projects.
The clearance was awarded after DSPEC successfully entered into a Special Security Agreement (SSA) with the US Government following a process spanning more than one year, in which the company had to satisfy strict criteria surrounding foreign ownership, control, and influence. Granting an FCL is a determination by the federal government that it would be in the interest of national security to allow DSPEC to access highly classified information.
Out of nearly 13,000 cleared facilities nationwide, Dr. Charles Dadoo, CEO is proud of this achievement, “It is a tremendous honor for DIGITALSPEC’s security professionals, who work tirelessly to protect our people, facilities, intellectual property and classified information systems. This achievement recognizes DIGITALSPEC’s commitment to becoming a respected DoD contractor. We are honored to have this responsibility, which allows us to move forward with future DoD opportunities.”
In addition, DIGITALSPEC President, Vishal Dadoo said “Our relentless commitment to continuously improving our security procedures plays a critical role in our ability to support our military, intelligence community and other government customers.” said Vishal Dadoo, President.
The Defense Security Service (DSS) is an agency of the Department of Defense (DoD) located in Alexandria, Virginia with field offices throughout the United States. The Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence provides authority, direction and control over DSS. DSS provides the military services, Defense Agencies, 23 federal agencies and approximately 12,000 cleared contractor facilities with security support services.
DSS supports national security and the warfighter, secures the nation’s technological base, and oversees the protection of U.S. and foreign classified information in the hands of industry. DSS accomplishes this mission by clearing industrial facilities, accrediting information systems, facilitating the personnel security clearance process, delivering security education and training, and providing information technology services that support the industrial and personnel security missions of DoD and its partner agencies.
About DIGITALSPEC, LLC
DIGITALSPEC, LLC is an 8(a) firm (certified through the U.S. Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 8(a) program through December 10, 2019), founded in 2005 and headquartered in Fairfax, VA. We are a leading provider of Government Acquisition solutions and Program Management and Systems Integration consulting services, delivering true business value and return on investment to Federal clients in the metropolitan Washington, D.C area.
DIGITALSPEC holds a performance rating of 95%+ with Dun and Bradstreet (D&B). It strives to hold 100% customer satisfaction. Our clients include Office of Personnel Management (OPM), Transportation Security Administration (TSA), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Commodity Future Trading Commission (CFTC), Federal Student Aid (FSA), Department of Education (ED), Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), and the Carlyle Group.
Our headquarters are in Fairfax, Virginia, along with additional locations in Rosslyn, VA, Boyers, PA, Washington, DC, Fort Meade, MD, Crystal City, VA, Chicago, IL, and Vienna, VA. For more information, please contact us at 703-626-7445, 703-483-5279 or at firstname.lastname@example.org