SDVOSB We are a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business

Top 5000 We are rated as a
Top 5000 Business

Intertek2 ISS holds an ISO
20000-1:2011 Certification

Intertek ISS holds an ISO 9001:2008 Certification

GCFW We are a GIAC Certified Firewall Analyst

CompTIA Security+ We are CompTIA Security+ Certified

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator We are a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator

Educational and professional training provides the knowledge necessary to increase productivity and remain current with technical advancements. ISS engineers and professional staff are trained and certified to remain proficient with the technology relevant to supporting our customers to meets or exceed performance expectations.

  • Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA): Encore II
  • GSA: Alliant Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)
  • US Army: TEIS III, ITES-2S
  • Department of Veterans Affairs (VA): VA-T4, Encore
  • 238210 — Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
  • 517110 — Wired Telecommunications Carriers
  • 517210 — Wireless Telecommunications Carriers
  • 517919 — All Other Telecommunications
  • 541330 — Engineering Services
  • 541511 — Custom Computer Programming Services
  • 541512 — Computer Systems Design Services
  • 541513 — Computer Facilities Management Services
  • 541519 — Other Computer Related Services
  • 541611 — Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
  • 541618 — Other Management Consulting Services
  • 541712 — Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering and Life Sciences
  • 541990 — All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Servies
  • 561110 — Office Administrative Services
  • 561210 — Facilities Support Services
  • 561330 — Professional Employer Organizations
  • 561410 — Document Preparation Services
  • 561421 — Telephone Answering Services
  • 561422 — Telemarketing & Contact Centers
  • 561431 — Private Mail Centers
  • 561499 — All Other Business Support Services
  • 611430 — Professional and Management Development Training
  • 811212 — Computer and Office Machine Repair and Maintenance
  • 811213 — Communication Equipment Repair and Maintenance

We Work
Around The World

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  • California
  • Florida
  • Illinois
  • Maryland
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania
  • Virginia


  • Afghanistan
  • Central America
  • Germany
  • Hawaii
  • India
  • Iraq
  • Japan
  • Kuwait

  • Pakistan
  • Singapore
  • South America
  • Spain

See how we give back

We Have
A Team of Experts

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Team Leaders

  • Linda Houk, CEO
  • Robert L Buran, President
  • Brian C. Buran, Chief Operating Officer
  • Terry M. Norling, Director of Marketing

See our corporate leadership

About our company:

ISS is an innovative Information Technology (IT) services and solutions provider to the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Federal Government. We provide expert systems integration and administration, network engineering, software development, information assurance, and project management support. ISS employees are skilled professionals dedicated to providing the highest quality support and services. We are committed to the success of our customer’s mission and experienced in meeting critical goals on time throughout the world.

  • IT Service Provider Serving DoD & Federal Government
  • Service Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)
  • Women Owned Small Business (WOSB)
  • Named by Inc. Magazine's as one of the fastest growing privately held companies for 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

About our employees:

  • SANS GIAC Firewall Aanalyst (GCFW)
  • GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Cisco Certified Engineers (CCDA, CCNA, CCDP, CCNP)
  • Project Managment Professional PMP
  • CompTIA Net+/A+/Security
  • Microsoft Certified (MCSA, MCSE)
  • Solaris System Administration
  • Degreed Engineers (EE, CS, ME)

Mission Statement

Provide quality services and solutions to the Department of Defense and Federal Government in the area of Information Technology (IT). Leverage today's technology and incorporate the client's business process to create effective and efficient IT solutions. Protect our clients' IT investment by adding value to existing infrastructures through the integration of enterprise class IT products.

Corporate History

Since its inception in 1997 ISS has an excellent record of performance with the Federal Government. We are headquartered in Rockville Maryland. Our core business is in the intelligence arena. We integrate secure Department of Defense Intelligence Information Systems (DoDIIS) systems and baselines built on Windows operating systems and the UNIX Common Operating Environment (COE) for the Joint and Coalition Warfighter and support the security accreditation of these complex systems for the Intelligence Community (IC). ISS has a thorough knowledge of web-based technologies to include those associated with the effective implementation of software code, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), X.500 based digital certificates, directory and messaging services, distributed addressing, distributed database management, and collaborative computing services.

The ISS network engineering staff is experienced at providing sound design, installation and operations, and maintenance support to major commands and Joint DoD programs at home and at sites forward-deployed around the world. Our demonstrated skill set includes the design and implementation of Local Area Networks (LAN), Wide Area Networks (WAN) and tactical communication assets to include Voice-over-IP (VOIP) and military-grade encryption technology for in-garrison and deployed coalition forces in support of the Global War On Terror (GWOT). ISS has a thorough understanding of, and ability to implement, systems compliant with DoDIIS and EUCOM, PACOM, SOUTHCOM, CENTCOM. NIWC and NATO specific Information Technology Management (ITM) practices.

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