CyberDefenses Awarded Contract From TIPS Purchasing Cooperative


Contract enables TIPS members to purchase cybersecurity services without a lengthy bid process

May 22, 2019 – AUSTIN, TEXAS CyberDefenses, a premiere Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP), today announced that is has been awarded a contract from The Interlocal Purchasing System (TIPS), as an approved vendor for cybersecurity services, including 24/7 threat monitoring and cybersecurity assessments and roadmap planning as well as cyber intelligence.

TIPS is a national purchasing cooperative that offers its members access to competitively procured purchasing contracts. CyberDefenses’s approved TIPS vendor status enables members to easily enlist the help of the company’s highly experienced team of cybersecurity experts to defend data, networks and critical services from cyber attack.

“The TIPS purchasing cooperative offers its members an invaluable service by significantly shortening the amount of time it takes for school districts and local communities to implement services that have already been vetted for value and quality,” Armando Ordonez, CEO CyberDefenses explains. “As cyber threats continue to negatively impact communities, immediate access to trusted cybersecurity services is becoming increasingly important for public procurement units.”

CyberDefenses has specific experience in helping public entities improve their cybersecurity stance. Since it was founded in 2001, the company has worked with the US Military and has developed proprietary processes specifically designed around the ways in which government organizations operate.

The company offers a full suite of services including cybersecurity assessments that give customers a Cybersecurity Readiness Score. Based on the results, CyberDefenses provides Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) guidance outlining a prioritized plan for remediating issues, strengthening security, and meeting regulatory requirements. Additionally, CyberDefenses offers 24/7 threat monitoring from its State-of-the-Art Security Operations Center (SOC) and provides cyber intelligence services that help organizations discover stolen credentials and relevant Darkweb activity.

CyberDefenses’s TIPS contract number is 181102. For more information about CyberDefenses within the TIPS program visit:

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Keri Leblanc

Keri LeBlanc is VP of Sales and Communications at CyberDefenses. She has spent the majority of her career in technology and cybersecurity. Her background includes a range of communications and sales functions including public relations and marketing outreach for government and corporate entities.

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