Experts in Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Requirements & Remediation

The ruling is in and the time to perform your assessment is NOW! Complete your CMMC Assessments and start your Remediation with SME! Let SME create custom solutions for:

  • Perform POAM Remediation from Start to Finish
  • FedRAMP Approved Vulnerability Management Solution
  • Completing and Reviewing Self Assessment and SSP
  • Writing Policies and Procedures
  • Full Migration from Commercial Office 365 and Azure to the GCC or GCC High Environment

Preparation or
debriefing of SSP

We will help you prepare and examine your system security plan (SSP) and evaluate your implementation of security requirements.

GAP Analysis
& Readiness Assessment

Our team will review all existing documentation, self-assessments, and conduct additional evidence gathering to assess your current maturity level.

Implement Controls
to Fill Gaps

Once your GAP Analysis has been reviewed, we will identify best methods to implement controls to fill those gaps and ensure compliance.

Prepare All
Documentation Required

We will organize all of your documentation and policies and create a comprehensive compliance plan.

Ongoing Management of CMMC Security Controls

As a CMMC-AB designated Registered Provider Organization (RPO), our engineers can help ensure your hard work to achieve CMMC maintain compliance.

Are you going to lose your DoD contracts because you started too late?

SME's team of cybersecurity experts will roll up their sleeves and partner with you to prepare and navigate CMMC from START to FINISH. We are with you from the assessment and beyond, setting you up for long-term success.

Designated as a Registered Provider Organization (RPO) and staffed with Registered Practitioners (RP) who are trained in CMMC methodology, we will develop your Compliance Action Plan and ensure a seamless execution of your CMMC controls.

SME has established strategic partnerships with Certified Third-Party Assessment Organizations (C3PAOs) to facilitate the CMMC certification process. These collaborations enable SME to leverage the expertise of C3PAOs in conducting assessments, ensuring compliance, and strengthening their cybersecurity posture to meet the necessary certification requirements.

SME Will BUILD AND OPTIMIZE Your CUI Enclave

An optimized Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI) enclave can typically meet 70-80% of the technical controls required for CMMC compliance.

Regardless of where you are with your current CMMC 2.0 cybersecurity preparedness, don’t be intimidated by looming CMMC compliance requirements. Our team has the extensive experience you need to build and optimize your CUI enclave in Azure Commercial, GCC, GCC High, AWS, or on Premise. Building a CUI enclave can make your CMMC compliance journey simple and cost-effective.

CMMC-AB Designated Registered Provider Organization (RPO)

As a designated CMMC-AB Registered Provider Organization (RPO), SME is uniquely positioned to provide pre-assessment advice, consulting services remediation, and recommendations to government contractors.
 
SME takes a different, more efficient approach to help our clients achieve compliance. When you partner with us, you get a dedicated engineer who will help you build a compliance action plan for a successful CMMC assessment. Our initial gap analysis is more thorough to save costs later. We work efficiently to build a long-term strategy to maintain your maturity levels so you can continue bidding on DoD contracts.

CMMC-AB RPO

Specialists in CMMC Capabilities and Security Solutions

Now  with our state-of-the-art Compliance Management Platform, we can crosswalk from NIST 800-171 to CMMC, for whatever maturity level you're working towards. We show the gaps with just a few clicks. And we can quickly provide an SSP (System Security Plan) and POAM (Plan of Action and Milestones) and SPRS (Supplier Performance Risk System) Score.

The engineers at Systems Management Enterprises, Inc. (SME, Inc.) are specialists in evaluating, identifying, and achieving the security required to meet maturity level requirements by the Department of Defense (DoD).

Our team will work with you to provide solutions for any security requirements, paving the way for a seamless transition to meet the new CMMC Interim Rule.

Contact us today to discuss your no-cost consultation.

Learn About Our Unique Assessment Approach

What is CMMC?

Learn more about CMMC 2.0 and the DoD’s compliance and verification framework.
  • CMMC Maturity Model streamlined from 5 to 3 levels.
  • CMMC 2.0 eliminates all CMMC unique practices and processes; Level 2 will be aligned with NIST 800-171 and Level 3 will use a subset of NIST 800-172.
  • Limited use of POAMs.
  • Third-Party Assessments for prioritized acquisitions, critical to national security.
  • Self-Assessments for non-prioritized acquisitions, not critical to national security.

The Interim Rule is still in effect! NIST 800-171 Self-Assessment, SSP, POAM, and SPRS Score still stand. However, the timeline for contracts to include the CMMC level may possibly change from 2025 to 2023.

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Is Your Microsoft Office 365 Compliant?

Learn More About Microsoft’s Government Community Cloud: GCC and GCC High

The United States Department of Defense, as part of the CMMC, mandates that contractors seeking Maturity Level 3 or higher must operate with Microsoft GCC or GCC High.

  • Affordable, transparent pricing structure
  • Initiate or validate your company’s Microsoft GCC or GCC High status with a few easy steps
  • Office 365
  • Full migration from commercial Office 365 and Azure to the GCC or GCC High environment
Let the SME team of experts configure your Microsoft GCC or GCC High quickly and easily.

Resources

Are You A DoD Contractor With Questions About The Final Rulemaking Process And Implementation Of CMMC 2.0?   If you answered yes to that question, you’re not alone.  CMMC 2.0 has been a long time in the making. And while we’re not in the final stage of implementation yet, we’re getting closer by the Read More

We’re all waiting for the final, official word to come down regarding CMMC but the writing is clearly on the wall. CMMC 2.0 is a reality and will become a requirement for DoD contractors.  The only question is exactly when it will start showing up in contract language.Based on that inevitable scenario, our Read More

The CMMC framework has officially been submitted for its 90-day review. After being formally announced in September 2020, the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification framework is now coming to fruition. Submission of the CMMC program by the DoD, to the OMB’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), was reported on by Defense Scoop Read More

In the modern digital landscape, cybersecurity is more than just an IT issue—it’s a business imperative. With cyber threats evolving at an unprecedented pace, companies must be proactive in protecting their critical data and systems. This guide outlines five crucial steps businesses can take to fortify their cyber defenses. Step 1: Empowering Through Read More

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