News – Karsun Solutions LLC https://www.karsun-llc.com Enterprise Modernization Experts Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:39:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.1 https://www.karsun-llc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/cropped-k512-32x32.png News – Karsun Solutions LLC https://www.karsun-llc.com 32 32 Jay Kondapalli Inducted into ACT-IAC’s 2017 Partners Program https://www.karsun-llc.com/jay-kondapalli-inducted-into-act-iacs-2017-partners-program/ Fri, 03 Nov 2017 18:48:56 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=3362 Karsun Solutions’ Jay Kondapalli has graduated from the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council’s (ACT-IAC) 2017 Partners Program. The yearlong program prepares senior executives for leadership within their organizations. As a Partner, Jay follows in the footsteps of prior Karsun ACT-IAC Fellows including Co-Founder Sundar Vaidyanathan (2010), COO Terry Miller (2010), Badri Sriraman (2015), Rajaji Bellamkonda (2016), and Juan Robles (2017).

In June, Mr. Kondapalli was announced as the Program Manager for the $110 million General Services Administration (GSA) CAMEO Small Business contract. Prior to joining Karsun Jay held leadership positions at Booz Allen Hamilton and Unisys Corporation supporting the delivery and operations for multiple complex applications in GSA Federal Acquisition Service. He was involved in the Acquisition Process Improvement (API) and IT Alignment Project that maximizes the effectiveness of GSA’s offerings to help its customers in acquisition.  He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in India and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications.

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Karsun Solutions Joins the Washington Business Journal’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-wbj-fast-50-2017/ Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:55:40 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=3347 The Washington Business Journal recently recognized Karsun Solutions among its 50 Fastest Growing Companies. The award acknowledges organizations in the greater DC region undergoing phenomenal growth. In addition to its established work as the prime on the General Services Administration’s $110 million CAMEO Small Business contract, the organization was recently awarded a $145 million contract with the Federal Aviation Administration. In August the organization was listed in the Inc. 5000 for the third year in a row.

Established in 2009, Karsun Solutions is a premier consulting firm delivering a portfolio of enterprise modernization services including Modern Software Development, Cloud Solutions, and Advanced Analytics. Its proprietary GoLean® software development methodology combines Agile, Lean, Kanban and DevOps practices throughout the software development lifecycle. The recently released GoLean.io Software-as-a-Service provides a lean management tool-kit combining the best of these practices. Karsun’s quality, development, and information security practices include CMMI Level 3, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 20000 and ISO 27001 certifications.

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Karsun Solutions Awarded $145 Million Contract with Federal Aviation Administration https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-solutions-awarded-145-million-contract-with-federal-aviation-administration/ Mon, 23 Oct 2017 21:25:38 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=3334 ATLANTIC CITY, NJ- The Federal Aviation Administration William J. Hughes Technical Center awarded a five-year Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract to Herndon, Virginia based Karsun Solutions. With a $145 million ceiling value and a five-year period of performance, the contract provides technical support services in support of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Information Technology (FAA AIT). These Software Solution Delivery support services assist in the implementation and continuing support of enterprise-wide software application and database development. Karsun will also perform maintenance related activities related to solution development and the sustainment of existing systems.

“We are excited to support the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Information Technology (FAA AIT) with the development and maintenance of enterprise-wide software applications and databases,” said Karsun Solutions CEO Sundar Vaidyanathan. Karsun enables “the agency to seamlessly connect, interact, and respond to employees, customers, and other stakeholders more easily and reliably. The Karsun team looks forward to providing innovative, cost-effective and high quality IT services to FAA . ”

Karsun Solutions is a small business that can support a $100 million+ contract as a prime. It is currently supporting the General Services Administration (GSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS). As the prime contractor on the $110 million GSA CAMEO Small Business contract, the organization is delivering on initiatives supporting acquisition planning, solicitation writing, contract award and contract administration functions. It is also engaged with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to modernize its Balanced Workforce Strategy decision support system.

About Karsun Solutions

Established in 2009, Karsun Solutions is a premier consulting firm delivering a portfolio of enterprise modernization services to its federal and commercial customers. Its core competencies include Modern Software Development, Cloud Solutions and Advanced Analytics. Its proprietary GoLean.io® software development methodology combines Agile, Lean, Kanban and DevOps practices throughout the software development lifecycle. The recently released GoLean.io Software-as-a-Service provides a lean management tool-kit combining the best of these practices. Beginning in 2015, Karsun has ranked yearly among the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing US Companies. Karsun’s quality, development, and information security practices include CMMI Level 3, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 20000 and ISO 27001 certifications.

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Karsun’s BD Team Attends Bridges to Community’s 10th Annual Raise the Roof Fundraiser https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsuns-bd-team-attends-bridges-to-communitys-10th-annual-raise-the-roof-fundraiser/ Thu, 05 Oct 2017 16:36:27 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=3280 Karsun Solutions was a proud sponsor of Bridges to Community’s 10th Annual Raise the Roof fundraiser held at Top of the Town in Arlington, VA. Bridges to Community’s mission is to build a more just and sustainable world through service learning and community development by engaging volunteers to work in developing countries—building community and changing lives.  The Raise the Roof fundraiser provides the Federal IT contracting industry an opportunity to contribute to community development projects in Nicaragua. Karsun’s Director of Business Development, Juan Robles, and BD Analyst, Akshaya Sridhar, attended the fundraiser in support of Karsun’s commitment to giving back to communities in need.

In addition to supporting communities abroad, locally, Karsun offers employees the opportunity to form service focused teams. These teams include a neighborhood beautification team and a running club which participate in local races for charity. To learn more about Karsun culture, events and employee opportunities visit our Karsun Careers Page.

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Karsun Solutions Listed in the Inc. 5000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-solutions-listed-in-the-inc-5000/ https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-solutions-listed-in-the-inc-5000/#comments Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:40:25 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=3187 Karsun ranked among the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private U.S. Companies for the third year in a row. The Government services provider has seen 243% growth in its trailing 3-year annual revenue and moved up 900 places from its 2016 ranking.

Founded in 2009, Karsun offers a portfolio of Enterprise Modernizations services to Federal and commercial clients. The organization’s premier clients include the General Services Administration and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Their recently launched GoLean.io Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) brings the best of Karsun’s proprietary GoLean methodology out of the Federal space and into the commercial realm. Karsun’s established quality, development, and information security practices, including CMMI Level 3ISO 9001:2015ISO 20000, and ISO 27001 certifications, make them a preferred partner for any organization, be it public sector or private enterprise.

Read the complete Inc. profile here.

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Juan Robles Moderates Legacy Systems Modernization at Senior Government Executive Dinner https://www.karsun-llc.com/juan-robles-moderates-legacy-systems-modernization-at-senior-government-executives-dinner/ Tue, 25 Jul 2017 19:44:42 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=3060 Juan Robles

Juan Robles, Director of Business Development

Karsun Solutions’ Director of Business Development, Juan Robles, moderated a table discussion on Legacy Systems Modernization at AFCEA Bethesda’s Senior Government Executive (SGE) Dinner.  SGE brings together senior government executives and emerging government leaders for an engaging discussion on next-generation technologies fueled by innovation. The event features roundtable discussions with government and industry guests, moderated by industry leaders.  Juan is the newly elected Treasurer of the Young AFCEA Bethesda Chapter board of officers. Juan also recently graduated from ACT-IAC’s Voyager Program.

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Jay Kondapalli Announced as CAMEO Small Business Program Manager https://www.karsun-llc.com/jay-kondapalli-cameo-small-business-program-manager/ https://www.karsun-llc.com/jay-kondapalli-cameo-small-business-program-manager/#comments Fri, 02 Jun 2017 18:56:56 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=2861 Karsun Solutions is pleased to announce that Jay Kondapalli has been promoted to Program Manager for the CAMEO Small Business contract.  Jay previously served as the Technical Program Manager on CAMEO.  He brings over 19 years of experience leading and developing solutions to modernize enterprise-wide IT strategy/systems that are scalable for enhanced performance aligned to business missions.  Jay is responsible for providing the technical strategy and the overall delivery for multiple application portfolios. He is also responsible for modernizing and streamlining the portfolio by providing cloud solutions, software development services (Agile, DevOps practices, Microservices) and leading teams that support large IT transformation efforts.

Prior to joining Karsun Jay held leadership positions at Booz Allen Hamilton and Unisys Corporation supporting the delivery and operations for multiple complex applications in GSA Federal Acquisition Service. He was involved in the Acquisition Process Improvement (API) and IT Alignment Project that maximizes the effectiveness of GSA’s offerings to help its customers in acquisition.  Jay is a current member of ACT-IAC’s Partners Program and is expected to graduate in 2017. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University in India and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications.

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Karsun CEO Sundar Vaidyanathan Elected to a Second Term on the ACT-IAC Executive Committee https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-ceo-sundar-vaidyanathan-elected-to-a-second-term-on-the-act-iac-executive-committee/ Fri, 26 May 2017 14:27:41 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=2834 Sundar Vaidyanathan, Chief Executive Officer of Karsun Solutions, has been elected to a second term on the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) Executive Committee. He will continue as a Vice Chair at Large on the Industry Advisory Council’s Executive Committee. Committee members were announced at ACT-IAC’s recent annual Management of Change event.

Mr. Vaidyanathan is a Co-founder of Karsun Solutions and a thought leader on Enterprise Modernization. He is a graduate of ACT-IAC’s Partners Program and previously served on ACT-IAC’s Best Practices Subcommittee. In February 2017 he was selected as a Washington SmartCEO Future 50 award winner.

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Karsun Director Juan Robles Graduates from ACT-IAC’s 2017 Voyager Program https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-director-juan-robles-graduates-from-act-iacs-2017-voyager-program/ https://www.karsun-llc.com/karsun-director-juan-robles-graduates-from-act-iacs-2017-voyager-program/#comments Fri, 26 May 2017 14:27:23 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=2830 Karsun Solutions is proud to announce that Juan Robles has graduated from the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council’s (ACT-IAC’s) 2017 Voyager Program. The program targets managers working in the federal sector identified as rising stars within their respective organizations. The competitive program only accepts 32 participants a year. This year’s class was recognized at the annual ACT-IAC Management of Change event.

Mr. Robles is the Director of Business Development at Karsun Solutions. He has held P&L responsibility on a portfolio of contracts at GSA, DHS, and other Federal agencies. He received the 2015-2016 Distinguished Service Award from AFCEA Bethesda for his service as Treasurer on the Young AFCEA Bethesda board of directors.

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GoLean.io Launched https://www.karsun-llc.com/goleanio-launched/ https://www.karsun-llc.com/goleanio-launched/#comments Tue, 16 May 2017 22:24:04 +0000 https://www.karsun-llc.com/?p=2742 Karsun GoLean.io is a lean management toolkit created to address the essential missing link, Continuous Governance (CG) in Agile and DevOps Practices. This solution enables unprecedented facilitation of modern software development with central focus on continuous governance. Designed with agile approaches (Agile, lean, Kanban and DevOps), Karsun GoLean.io comes preconfigured to enable best practices integrated into its development tool-chain.

Karsun GoLean.io empowers businesses to capitalize on evolving technologies and further develop innovative outcomes to engage with customers and entering new markets rapidly. The solution provides on-the-fly DevOps performance and diagnostic insights at the highest level of granularity. Process visualizations are rendered proactively as Karsun GoLean.io implements its well-orchestrated automations across the delivery pipeline. Gamification tools are also incorporated to establish healthy competition across teams, elevating IT organizational performance.

“Today Karsun is redefining the capability to help organizations become agile by cost effectively developing and deploying software applications, pushing out new business features almost instantly to their customers as needed” – Kartik Mecheri, Karsun Co-Founder

Karsun Golean.io delivers detailed views of Key Performance, Health, and Diagnostic metrics across the dimensions of Progress, Code, Quality and DevOps. The solution’s visualizations ensure real-time predictive visibility to the code development, deployment and operations. Using Karsun GoLean.io enables organizations rapidly develop quality software, minimize failure rates and enable frequent releases with new features.

For more information, visit GoLean.io. Follow GoLean.io on Twitter at @goleanio – https://twitter.com/goleanio.

Join industry analyst Jason Bloomberg and the GoLean.io team for their ‘The DevOps Missing Link: Continuous Governance (CG)’ webinar on June 15th at 1:00pm EST. Register Here!

About Karsun Solutions:

Karsun Solutions was established in 2009 with a dedicated focus on helping organizations achieve true Enterprise Modernization. Its core competencies include Agile Development, Cloud Transformations and Advanced Analytics. Karsun has been recognized as one of the INC 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in 2015 and 2016. Its CEO, Sundar Vaidyanathan was awarded Washington SmartCEO’s ‘Future 50’ and its co-founder Kartik Mecheri was awarded FCW’s ‘Federal-100’. For more information, visit www.karsun-llc.com.

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