FIPS 140-2 enabled workflows in CircleCI NineFX supports commercial and Federal Government customers. Software shipped to our Federal customers must meet specific regulatory requirements. National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 governs cryptographic modules in Federal software. The Federal Government requires cryptography on their systems to be FIPS 140-2 certified. This entry describes how we use CircleCI workflows to provide timely feedback on our software’s support of FIPS 140-2 cryptography.
The HUBZone program encourages economic development in historically underutilized business zones - "HUBZones" - through the establishment of preferences. It provides competitive and sole source contracting opportunities. It also offers 10% price evaluation preference in full and open contract competitions.
NineFX is certified as a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) by the US Department of Veterans Affairs Vets First Verification Program. It ensures that set-aside funds are awarded to legitimate firms owned and controlled by Veterans and Service-disabled Veterans. VA-certification enhances access to contracting opportunities inside the VA.