root9B Awarded North Carolina Statewide Security Assessment Services Contract
Colorado Springs, CO, (November 2, 2015) - root9B, a root9B Technologies Company (OTCQB: RTNB), a leading provider of advanced cybersecurity services and training for commercial and government clients, announced today that it has been selected to participate in the North Carolina Statewide Security Assessment Services Contract (918a) for future Statements of Work. The award will be for a one-year period with two (2) one (1) year options to renew.
The scope of the contract covers the State’s needs for security assessments. This is a Mandatory Statewide Term Contract for the use of Executive Branch Agencies and a Convenience Contract for the use of non-State Agencies to include: the North Carolina University System and its member campuses, Instructional components of the Department of Public Instruction, Instructional components of the Department of Community Colleges, as well as Local (Municipal and County) Governments.
Under the contract, root9B may provide Agencies with a range of cybersecurity assessment services to include:
Security Program Assessment Reviews;
Network Architecture Assessments;
Internal Vulnerability Assessments; and
Wireless Network Security Assessments.
“root9B is committed to working with the North Carolina CIO and individual agencies to protect their critical information and data,” said Eric Hipkins, root9B’s Chief Executive Officer. “We look forward to providing cybersecurity assessments that facilitate informed decision-making and produce actionable plans to improve the overall security posture.”