The Birchmere Group

Services

The Birchmere Group, LLC management team has a collective experience and expertise of over 50 years within the Intelligence Community (IC) agencies.  We offer professional services in the following markets:

information-technologyInformation Technology
Information security is vital to the success of any organization. Birchmere’s staff members have network and cyber security, information assurance, and certification & accreditation services expertise to fit the needs of your enterprise.  We assist our clients with reducing information security threats and vulnerabilities, and helping ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability of their sensitive data. Our staff meets Department of Defense 8570.1M standards and requirements. In addition to holding CISSP certifications, they have graduate level degrees and certificates.

Cyber Security
Cybersecurity is the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access.  cyber-securityHere at Birchmere, we understand that our client’s information is vital in the protection of lives and property.  Our cyber experts are ready to assist our clients with application, information, and network security threats and vulnerabilities.  We understand business continuity planning and, in case of the unthinkable, disaster recovery operations.  Birchmere assists our clients in preventing “bad actors” from infiltrating their networks, and stealing, destroying or altering their systems and/or information.

Training and development
Birchmere’s instructional design and training services ensure our customer’s ability to conduct high quality training effectively while disseminating their courses to through web services and instructor-led training. Our process allows subject matter experts to guide the instructional process from the planning stages through implementation and efficiency analysis testing. Our expertise includes:
 
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  • Course creation (needs analysis through evaluation)
  • Instructor-led training.
  • Web-page development for interactive web-based courses
  • Multimedia development for graphic content in digital and print formats

 

Acquisition Support
acquisition-supportBirchmere is highly experienced in acquisition management support services.  We help our clients successfully solicit, award, manage, and closeout contracts, from small competitive awards to major ACAT Multiple Award Contracts. We currently provide acquisition management support services for our client under the Enterprise Program Management (EPM) III Business Acquisition 1 contract. We support our customer’s financial accounting and tracking system including planning and purchasing. Expertise includes:
 

  • Market Research
  • Acquisition Planning and Development
  • Acquisition Baselines
  • Requirements Definition
  • Financial Management Support
  • RFP Development
  • Cost & Price Analysis
  • Lifecycle Cost Estimates
  • Procurement Funding Tracking/Management
  • Contract Administration
  • Close-out Support

security-escorting-servicesSecurity Escorting Services
Birchmere’s staff members have over 50 years collective experience conducting security escorting of uncleared contractors in and around cleared federal buildings and Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (SCIFs).  We have patrolled and provided fire security and safety watches and stood sentry on federal and military installations and vessels worldwide.  Additionally, we are experienced in managing personnel to perform these services.  Birchmere staff members have had several years of experience providing security escorting services in the intelligence community, and most recently under the GOETHENEIL contract.