Certifications and Contract Vehicles

Certifications and Contract Vehicles


Proven Quality

Cognosante is committed to delivering the highest quality products and services for our customers. We have earned industry-leading and globally recognized certifications that demonstrate our repeatable, documented and successful systems and processes. Cognosante is industry and globally recognized for quality in its services and business processes, winning customer satisfaction, and earning customer trust.

Appraised at Maturity Level 3 for Services and Development

Cognosante is appraised at Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI®) Maturity Level 3 for Services and Development by the CMMI Institute. As required by the Institute, Cognosante’s Service Delivery and Development maturity is assessed every three years to maintain our Maturity Level 3 appraisal ratings.

The CMMI for Services appraisal assessed Cognosante’s Service Delivery standards, processes and policies, in addition to the Organizational Conflict of Interest Assessment and Mitigation policy. Achieving Maturity Level 3 for Services confirms Cognosante’s standards, processes, and policies are mature, instituted and continuously reviewed for process improvement opportunities.

The CMMI for Development appraisal assessed Cognosante’s solution development, systems integration, and use of the Comprehensive Process Framework for Agile software development programs. Achieving Maturity Level 3 for Development confirms Cognosante’s processes are well characterized and understood, and are described in standards, procedures, tools, and methods.

ISO 9001:2015 Certified


For more than 11 years, Cognosante has maintained a comprehensive and fully-implemented Quality Management System (QMS) that is certified to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO 9001:2015) standard. Our certification is based on ISO’s strict quality management principles including:

  • Risk-based thinking
  • Plan Do Check Act cycle
  • Process approach
  • Greater emphasis on the Customer
  • Leadership’s expanded involvement
  • Expanded preventative actions
  • Control of externally provided products and services
  • Continual improvement
  • Assuring conformity to applicable statutory and regulatory requirements

Validating Cognosante’s ability to monitor and continually improve customer satisfaction and key business processes, our ISO 9001:2015 certification is evidence of our ongoing commitment to quality and superior customer service.

AWS Partner Network Advanced Consulting Partner

AWS Partner Network Advanced Consulting Partner

Cognosante has achieved status within the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN) as an Advanced APN Consulting Partner.  The achievement of this partner status validates Cognosante’s proven ability to define, design, architect, develop, deploy, and sustain complex solutions within the AWS Commercial and Government clouds (AWS GovCloud [US]). Cognosante has demonstrated AWS Cloud hosting expertise and engagement with AWS Commercial and AWS GovCloud (US) as the backbone of many services it develops and maintains.

Contract vehicles

Cognosante offers a number of contract vehicles to our government clients:


  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC) GWAC
  • GSA IT 70 Federal Supply Schedule
  • GSA PSS Federal Supply Schedule
  • VA T4NG
  • Seaport-e


  • California Department of General Services, Procurement Division
  • Pennsylvania Department of General Services
  • Washington State Department of Administrative Services

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