Darkblade Systems successfully completed the third and final year of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s Mentor Protégé Program (MPP) on September 31, 2018. Darkblade Systems is privileged to be one of Booz Allen Hamilton’s (Booz Allen) Preferred Small Businesses and to be a Protégé for the past three years as part of the NGA MPP.
Since the start of the NGA MPP, Darkblade Systems experienced substantial revenue (+528%) and employee (+195%) growth through the establishment of multiple prime and subcontract awards. During the NGA MPP, Darkblade Systems developed into a mature and robust Agile developer for the NGA, and other members of the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community (IC).
During the MPP period, Darkblade Systems matured on multiple fronts such as:
- Becoming an approved application provided for the NGA’s Innovative GEOINT App Provider Program(IGAPP)
- The award of a Capability Maturity Model-Integration for Development Level II(CMM-I Dev II)
- Multiple Project Management Professional Certifications(PMP’s)
- Multiple Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Model-Based Systems Engineering(MBSE) Certifications
Multiple ICAgile Certified Professionals (ICP)