Best Practices with AWS Kubernetes, Agile Software Development, GovCloud, and Healthcare IT on GSA 8(a) Stars II Contract GS-06F-0787Z in Washington DC

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Retiring Technical Debt

When a significant portion of your operational budget is consumed by steady state maintenance costs, the ability to adapt to new requests is limited. By leveraging AWS, Kubernetes and Microservices, organizations retire technical debt, unleashing constraints to innovate and keep pace to evolving mission needs.

World-Class Cloud Services

Re-platforming from legacy on-premises infrastructure to the cloud eliminates the risk of legacy hardware ownership and provides opportunity to refocus precious IT staff and contractor resources in DevOps, Development, and other high-value high-compensation functions.

Fast Code Deployment Cycles

A microservices approach with small independent component services that communicate through APIs is a proven approach to unleash innovation, quality, scale, and high deployment cycles. Enjoy immediate results in quick software deployment through frictionless continuous delivery.

Dr. Alan F. Castillo DevSecOps SME

Hi, I'm Dr. Alan,

I'm a Veteran and my firm has been a GSA contractor for over 14 years. My credentials include a Doctorate Degree in Information Systems Technology with published research in Cloud Computing. We help agencies improve their customer experience capability with ​artificial intelligence, big data, and cloud technology. I look forward to assisting you!

6 Reasons to Contract GSA Stars ​​​2 With Cloud Computing Technologies

Extensive track record of innovation and performance


GSA STARS I Awardee with over ​30 Multi-Year ​Orders Completed


GSA Stars II Awardee with Over ​20 Multi-Year ​Orders Completed to Date


​18 Years in Business and 14 Years as a GSA Contractor


​DoD, DHS, HIPAA Security Credentials


​We provide difficult to find expertise at a reasonable price


​Sound research based technology ​innovative services with high return-on-investment

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Artificial Intelligence and Big Data

As an Amazon AWS Public Sector partner since 2013, CCT will get your Agency quickly started on AI initiatives. Using the best-in-class AI toolsets, we develop models and innovative algorithms to process your data for predictive analysis using Amazon SageMaker and Amazon Redshift Spectrum. Sample use cases we develop include:

  • AI assisted Decision Support Systems
  • AI assisted Anomaly Detection and Regulatory Compliance
  • AI assisted Optimized Service Recommendations
  • AI assisted Government Virtual Assistant
  • AI assisted Host Security and Risk Management
  • AI assisted Image Recognition

To leverage Artificial Intelligence effectively in your Agency, CCT brings a team of advanced degreed developers and AWS GovCloud for a capability to ensure the highest quality of work.

CyberSecurity, GovCloud, and AWS Kubernetes

Cyber domain protection with cloud and legacy architectures challenges current models of secure data sharing across common security architecture frameworks. Our services include:

  • Cybersecurity strategy, planning and policy development
  • Effective automated risk detection, mitigation, and change management
  • Vulnerabilities resolution for Security Assessment Report and POA&M
  • DoD Architecture Framework (DODAF V2) and TOGAF Security Frameworks
  • Risk Management Framework (RMF) and FedRAMP SSP preparatory services
  • Compliance with NIST SP 800 and AWS Kubernetes

Securing your Agencies enterprise services in a hybrid environment using shared responsibility model requires detailed and extensive security framework re- architecture. Redesign of architecture frameworks to incorporate infrastructure-as-a-service (IAAS) of AWS Kubernetes with multi-factor authentication (MFA), encryption, and cloud security controls for authority to operate (ATO).

Healthcare IT and Electronic Health Record Support

Military Health Systems and Electronic Health Records Support Services include day-to-day support of critical healthcare database systems so that Doctors, Physician Assistants, and Nurses can provide continuously patient care without disruption or delays.

  • Integrated EHR with medical treatment equipment
  • EMR/EHR records repair, recovery, and systems availability
  • Monitoring and patching of client-side health applications
  • Compliance and pre-inspection preparation and support
  • Joint Commission Accreditation Healthcare Certification (JCAHC)
  • Post-installation MHS Genesis support services

We are pleased to provide Healthcare IT Subject Matter Experts (SME) in military health records systems for year-over-year continuity at your Military Treatment Facility (MTF) or Military Clinic.

Agile Software Development and DevSecOps Solutions

​​With security infused (shift left) into all stages of the DevSecOps lifecycle including plan, develop, build, test, release, deliver, deploy, operate, and monitor, organizations realize improvements in organization, process, technology, and governance.

  • ​Loosely Coupled DevSecOps Architecture and Ecosystems
  • High Performance Automation and Pipeline Orchestration
  • Deployment for Containers and Microservices
  • Improved ROI, Quality, and Security with accelerated code releases
  • Agile Methodology including Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)
  • Better and Faster Software Delivery for Customer Satisfaction

​We are pleased to offer Development Security Operations Subject Matter Experts (SME) to standup your new DevSecOps software factory and assist in all aspects of ATO.

CCT DoD Federal Testimonials

“​Cloud Computing Technologies did an amazing job in assisting our organization to accelerate innovation, governance and compliance. I strongly recommend their services.”

​Federal IT Manager​

Strategic Partners

​Cloud Computing Technologies with our strategic partners deliver next generation cloud services and solutions aligned to 21st Century Government Digital Initiatives

aws secure govcloud
Microsoft Azure
VMware Partner
Nakivo Bronze Partner
aws kubernetes
10Zig Zero Clients

​Frequently Asked Questions

​GSA 8(a) STARS II ​the premier IT Services GWAC for DoD and Federal Agency Modernization and 21st Century ​Cloud Native ​Capabilities

​U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) 8a STARS II GWAC ​is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) acquisition contract ​GWAC for information technology ​services including cloud computing. You can also buy hardware, agile software development and related supplies ​as part of an integrated solution within functional areas ​as directed task orders.

​Using Stars II GWAC is a faster alternative to time-consuming and costly full and open competitions. The GSA Small Business GWAC Center (855) 482-4348 offer training and customer service to help you with contracting rules and regulations ​for industry partners.
​A new ​functional areas orders may be issued between August 31, 2016 and August 30, 2021 to prime contractors. Order performance may go through August 30, 2024.
​GSA 8a STARS II IDIQ contract supports Fixed-Price (FAR 16.2), Time & Materials (FAR 16.6), and Labor-Hour (FAR 16.6) task orders for a combination of cloud implementation labor, cloud support, and ongoing partner cloud services into one directed award under the $4 Million competitive threshold on a sole-source basis. In addition, 8 a STARS has a $10 Billion program ceiling and a five-year base period with one five-year option allowing for long-term planning of large-scale ​requirements.
GSA 8a STARS II ​indefinite quantity IDIQ contract allows discussions and proposal submission prior to ​award with industry partners and directed task.
​Agencies will receive 8(a) credit and SDVOSB credit for conducting Task Orders with prime contractors such as Cloud Computing Technologies.

Healthcare IT

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As a Healthcare IT systems integrator and healthcare software development firm, we are capable in the areas of telemedicine, practice management, health information exchange, electronic health records, pharmacy management software, and custom health software integration solutions. By modernizing healthcare applications into microservices, CCT decouples legacy monolithic systems into smaller “micro” applications that are flexible, resilient, scalable and all within a service-oriented architecture (SOA). These healthcare microservices are agile, take advantage automation, and can be aligned to evolving business requirements to maintain competitive advantage. Our best of breed healthcare IT solutions are feature rich, HIPAA compliant, extremely cost effective, and customized to deliver maximum value for your healthcare organization.

GSA Stars ​2 Contractor

Company NameCastillo Technologies, LLC dba Cloud Computing Technologies
GSA Stars II Contract NumberGS-06F-0787Z
Option Period31 August 2016 to 31 August 2021
Contract AreaCIFA2 – NAICS – 541512 – Computer Systems Design Services
CIFA3 – NAICS – 541513 – Computer Facilities Management Services

Castillo Technologies, LLC dba Cloud Computing Technologies ​


About Cloud Computing Technologies

Cloud Computing Tech
agile software development
Cloud Computing Technologies designs and implements high-availability fault-tolerant AWS GovCloud solutions to meet your innovation, performance, and budgetary requirements. Our suite of services includes Artificial Intelligence and Big Data, Cloud and CyberSecurity, Military Health System and Healthcare IT. Key company offerings include Defense Health Information Technology Services, Healthcare Secure Cloud Desktops, Cyber Security and Risk Management (FedRAMP, RMF, NIST, FISMA, HIPAA), and Cloud Solutions Architecture and Migrations. Our innovative services are available on GSA 8a STARS II GS-06F-0787Z and CVE Verified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) in Washington DC.