We have experience developing, maintaining, and implementing a common, integrated, secure, and scalable approach to IT planning and governance for IT acquisitions. Our approach complies with all relevant Executive, Legislative, and DoD regulations and directives. UCS offers a comprehensive information assurance (IA) strategy that achieves solid protection and defense for enterprise services. We provide in-depth solution architecture and security engineering for safety and security at all internal and external data interfaces. Our IA strategy results in positively accredited agency systems and interfaces; an executable security architecture; and IA governance for risk-reduced implementation and operations. Our IA strategy, summarized below, is integrated with program risk management throughout the software development lifecycle.