SAIC acquires Atlan

ATLANTA, July 13 - Government security contractor Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has acquired Virginia-based cybersecurity product testing firm Atlan, the company announced this week.

According to a statement issued by SAIC regarding the acquisition, Atlan is one of the leading providers of FIPS 140-2 and 201 validations and should help boost the company’s cybersecurity capabilities.

Atlan’s current employees will join SIAC’s Accredited Testing and Evaluation (AT&E) laboratories.

"The combined personnel and testing resources of SAIC and Atlan will help strengthen our position in the government cybersecurity product certification market,” SIAC Senior Vice President and Business Unit General Manager Larry Cox said.