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By Light Awarded $100M Contract by Veterans Affairs

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By Light Professional IT Services LLC (By Light) announced today the award of the Identity and Access Management Program Support Services task order by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

The 5-year task order is valued at over $100M, and provides OIT DevOps agile-based support for VA’s Identity and Access Management (IAM) enterprise services, including: Master Veteran Index, Single-Sign-On (SSO), Identity Proofing, Provisioning, Authorization Management Service, Veteran Health Identification Card, Specialized Access Control, eSignature, Compliance Audit Reporting, and Credential Service Provider.

The By Light Team has a strong history of supporting IAM enterprise services that include; implementing agile development processes, modernizing software components, delivering stakeholder requested functionality, reducing development to production release timelines; and successfully migrating IAM to the VA Enterprise Cloud (VAEC). By Light’s tireless efforts to modernize and enhance IAM services earned the program a spotlight in VA’s Office of Information and Technology (OIT) 2018 Year in Review.

“By Light is pleased to continue our world-class support of the Identity and Access Management program for the VA,” said Bob Donahue, founder and CEO of By Light, “and we will continue to leverage our Agile software development capability – combined with our cyber security expertise, to ensure that our nation’s veterans have secure access to health and benefits.”

By Light’s Team includes our valued partners Hybrid Enterprises LLC, a Woman Owned Hub Zone providing technology services to the government, healthcare, multimedia and academic communities since 1999; Green Threads LLC, a leading solution provider in Identity and Access Management (IAM), Identity Federation, Security and management field in the federal SOA Security marketplace; Veterans Enterprise Technology Solutions (VETS) Inc., a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business and recognized leader in providing superior information technology and management services for the Federal Government; and Virincia, a small technology services firm with emphasis on providing web-based solutions shaping the next generation of technology.

About By Light

By Light Professional IT Services LLC, headquartered in Arlington, VA is an ISO 9001, 20000-1, and 27001 registered and CMMI Level 3 certified systems integrator that provides secure, turn-key systems by incorporating exceptional engineering, project management, telecommunications, and cyber capabilities to safeguard mission success. Founded by industry professionals with extensive knowledge in the DoD, DISA and other US Government Agencies, By Light successfully implements technical solutions that integrate the best commercial practices to meet all government requirements. For more information, visit