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DCI Solutions: Guardian of Cyber Resilience


Director of Cybersecurity, DCI solutions

While many security providers are focusing on only one segment of the Zero Trust journey, DCI is laser-focused on delivering the precise mix of people, process, technologies, and strategy to achieve results in an effective and efficient manner

The constant need to protect sensitive data and systems has made cybersecurity a top priority for both the public and private sectors. Keeping up with the constantly shifting threats in the digital sphere requires the help of a strong cybersecurity partner. As cyber adversaries threaten infrastructure, data integrity, and national security, DCI Solutions (DCI) stands out. With a deep understanding of the cybersecurity landscape, DCI provides innovative, tailored solutions that help organizations strengthen their digital defenses.

Established in 2015, with its headquarters located in Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, DCI is a top source of customized services for cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (AI/ML), systems engineering, healthcare IT engineering, and program management. Serving a wide range of customers in the public and private sectors, DCI is a leader in providing innovative, tailored technology solutions that optimize processes with efficacy and efficiency.

The company has extensive expertise in AI/ML, Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO), Offensive Cyber Operations (OCO), Electronic Warfare (EW), Healthcare Systems, High-Performance Computing (HPC), and Command, Control, Computers, Communications, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR).

The cybersecurity ethos of DCI is comprehensive; aiming to safeguard digital landscapes with unwavering dedication, pioneering innovative solutions that fortify defenses, empower users, and foster trust in the interconnected world. Their group of exceptionally skilled experts offers services and solutions with a compliance focus while skillfully integrating cybersecurity into a variety of system architectures.

An internally designed solution called CyFormer is DCI’s flagship Cyber-AI/ML product. CyFormer is a real-time machine learning solution that transforms cybersecurity, networks, and data systems within an organization. It uses a scalable platform to accommodate hundreds to thousands of nodes; facilitate security automation; and detect irregularities in the network, acting as a ‘virtual analyst’ to facilitate faster incident detection and response.

In addition to CyFormer, DCI offers a variety of services and solutions, including Risk Management Framework, Software Assurance, Engineering, System Security Engineering, Cyber Threat Hunt/Pen Testing, Security Posture Assessment, DevSecOps, CMMC Consulting, and Solutions Engineering.

DCI is at the leading edge of cybersecurity expertise and promotes continual growth with a workforce of qualified cybersecurity specialists, including experts with CISSP, CASP, CE|H, and Sec+ certifications. DCI has established itself as a leader in providing efficient and customized cybersecurity services, as demonstrated by its significant contributions to organizations such as the U.S. Army, U.S. Cyber Command, and numerous private business partners.

DCI promotes and employs a Zero Trust Approach with their clients, providing a strategic roadmap, tested procedures, and tools. Their Zero Trust approach encompasses people, processes, strategy, and technologies, enabling them to provide a comprehensive solution customized to the specific needs of each customer.

While many security providers are focusing on only one segment of the Zero Trust journey, DCI is laser-focused on delivering the precise mix of people, process, technologies, and strategy to achieve results in an effective and efficient manner,” says Evan Jalbert Sr., President & CEO of DCI.

DCI acknowledges and addresses challenges in implementing Zero Trust, including Data Lifecycle, User Experience, Integration of Security Solutions, and Legacy Systems. Their strategic, phased approach involves collaboration, cultural change management, effective communication, and the integration of diverse security solutions.

To better serve their civilian and commercial clients, DCI is extending its Zero Trust engineering services beyond the DoD. DCI has leveraged their success within the U.S Army to provide services to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and numerous commercial clients. They continue to expand geographically, providing engineering services, and scaling offensive and defensive capabilities to their CyFormer portfolio.

While securing data systems, DCI also contributes to the health IT field working with government clients, such as CMS, to collect, analyze and streamline data to enable decision making.  They are skilled in digital transformation to modernize legacy systems and facilitate extensive data integration across government and commercial systems.

This dynamic company is led by a group of experienced executives. As President and CEO, Evan Jalbert Sr., guides with a clear strategic vision and steadfast dedication. The Director of Cybersecurity, Shaun Kane, strengthens digital defenses with a breadth of experience. As Vice President of Programs, Chris Sweeney oversees operational quality, while Vice President of Business Development, Joe Lee, leads company growth.

Acknowledged for its outstanding track record, DCI has received recognition with honors like the esteemed HireVets Platinum award in 2021, 2022, and 2023, CMMI Dev Level 3 certification, and ISO 9001:2015 certification. These successes highlight DCI’s dedication to excellence, ongoing development, and its steadfast support of hiring veterans. For nearly a decade, DCI has been the go-to provider for organizations seeking the latest in cybersecurity and technology solutions.