Tantus Employees Present at ACT/IAC

On March 22, 2010 Tantus employees Peter Rath and Dan Philpott participated in the American Council for Technology Industry Advisory Council's (ACT/IAC) event entitled "FISMA NextGen." ACT/IAC is a non-profit, public-private partnership dedicated to improving government through the application of information technology. The event discussed the future of risk management and the impact of risk management on the private sector.

Peter Rath is the Privacy and Data Protection Committee chair for the Information Security and Privacy Special Interest Group (SIG) of ACT/IAC, and helped coordinate and moderate the event. Mr. Rath works for Tantus as the Information Security and Privacy Practice Director and serves as a Program Manager for numerous clients, including the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the Export-Import Bank of America.

Dan Philpott works as an Information Security Architect for Tantus under the NIH Office of Research Services (ORS) contract. He is the founder of FISMApedia.org and is also a regular speaker for the Potomac Forum.

For more information concerning ACT/IAC and this specific event, please go to http://www.actgov.org/sigcom/SIGs/SIGs/ISSIG/Pages/default.aspx. To learn more about Tantus' Information Security and Privacy practice, contact Peter Rath at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

About Tantus Technologies, Inc.

Tantus is an 8(a) certified, Washington, DC based IT and management consulting firm specializing in Financial Management, Systems Design and Integration, Program Management, and Information Assurance. Recently earning a CMMI Maturity Level 2 rating, Tantus has more than 45 employees, and 2009 revenues topping $11 M. The Tantus Team supports mission critical programs for Federal agencies, including the FAA, NIH and the Export-Import Bank.

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