CMMC 2.0 Announcement in Upcoming Webinar 

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Snap Tech IT CEO, Karl Bickmore, Discusses CMMC 2.0 Announcement in Upcoming Webinar  

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TEMPE, Ariz., November 15, 2021 – “Making sense of the latest changes to the CMMC Program can be challenging for DoD contractors. That’s why I’m excited for this opportunity to unravel what we’ve learned from the announcement as Snap Tech IT continues to educate, prepare, and provide best practices & services that will make a real difference in the CMMC journey. I look forward to sharing in the knowledge transfer through meaningful discussion on November 17th−Karl Bickmore, CEO, Snap Tech IT  

 

CMMC 2.0 Announcement: November 4, 2021 

Recent updates to the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program were announced by the DoD’s Office of Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment to streamline and accelerate the adoption of the CMMC program through a significant set of changes.  

The introduction of CMMC 2.0 outlines changes that will impact the cost, preparation, and maintenance of CMMC certifications. Making sense of these developments and how it will affect your organization is paramount in moving forward on your CMMC journey. 

Join Snap Tech IT’s CMMC expert, Karl Bickmore, CEO, and Shawn Brown, COO, for a 30-minute conversation on the announcement where you’ll learn: 

  1. Key changes that build on and refine original program requirements
  2. Updated tiered level structure with CMMC 2.0
  3. Similarities and differences in level requirements
  4. Level of certification most DoD contractors will be expected to secure
  5. Steps to take today to prepare for CMMC 2.0

 

Webinar Registration 

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2597167829912816908  

 

Snap Tech IT Stands Ready as a Trusted CMMC Partner  

Developing cybersecurity maturity to meet regulatory requirements is the foundation of our readiness offerings. With a deep bench of experts with extensive expertise and know-how at the ready, our team is well-versed in helping organizations strengthen their cybersecurity maturity, all while achieving CMMC compliance at the right level that makes sense for your business. Partnering with a CMMC-AB Registered Provider Organization ensures a comprehensively vetted provider that is accredited with the CMMC-AB for these types of consulting services. 

Snap Tech IT is equipped to help organizations begin their CMMC with: 

  • Systems Security Plans (SSP) 
  • Plans of Action and Milestones (POA&M) for NIST 800-171 and CMMC requirements 
  • Remediation consulting & assistance for identified security gaps 
  • Compliance, monitoring, & ongoing maintenance in preparation for CMMC audits & formalized incident response

Additionally, Snap Tech IT helps organizations prepare for CMMC accreditation audits and guides organizations in the planning process to achieve the target level of implementation. 

CMMC is not only an essential framework for protecting our nation’s assets, but good business practices to reduce organizational risk. We avidly encourage businesses to adopt the cybersecurity maturity framework alongside best practices well in advance of CMMC contract requirements to maximize positive outcomes. 

CMMC implementation is a critical requirement that shouldn’t be left to chance. If you’re struggling with the next steps, contact us to ensure you’re prepared for this milestone. 

About CMMC 

The Department is committed to working with the Defense Industrial Base (DIB) sector to enhance the protection of controlled unclassified information (CUI) within the supply chain. 

The Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) framework takes various cybersecurity standards and best practices and maps these controls and processes across several maturity levels that range from basic cyber hygiene to advanced. 

For a given CMMC level, the associated practices, and processes, when implemented, will reduce risk against a specific set of cyber threats. The CMMC effort builds upon the existing regulation (DFARS 252.204-7012) by adding a verification component for cybersecurity requirements. 

About CMMC Accreditation Body 

The CMMC-AB establishes and oversees a qualified, trained, and high-fidelity community of assessors that can deliver consistent and informative assessments to participating organizations against a defined set of controls/best practices within the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Program. 

About Snap Tech IT 

Led by technology veterans in the industry, Snap Tech IT provides IT management, cybersecurity, cloud services, professional services & data center services for small and medium-sized businesses nationwide, with offices in Atlanta, Phoenix, and San Francisco. Founded in 2001, Snap Tech IT delivers technology to solve business challenges, coupled with exceptional client experiences that enable businesses to focus on strategy & growth. Snap Tech IT has solved a multitude of technical challenges for clients, from minimizing cybersecurity risk & operational downtime to managing IT roadmaps tailored for client business needs. A dedicated IT partner that believes client success is their success. 

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