A Cybersecurity Partner You Can Trust When Your Mission Objectives Depend On It


Electrosoft acquires Achilles Shield, Inc.! 

Electrosoft Services, Inc., an award-winning federal IT and professional services firm specializing in cybersecurity, announced it has acquired Achilles Shield, Inc., a government cybersecurity services firm. The acquisition expands Electrosoft’s cybersecurity capabilities and services to federal civilian and defense organizations.

“Ensuring resilience from evolving cybersecurity threats remains one of the most critical elements of every government agency agenda,” said Dr. Sarbari Gupta, Electrosoft CEO. “With the addition of Achilles Shield, we are even better positioned to address the accelerating cybersecurity challenges of our federal defense and civilian customers.”

Under terms of the agreement, Achilles Shield is a wholly owned subsidiary of Electrosoft.


Who We Are

Our Core Values


Achilles Shield, Inc. (ASI) is a unique provider of strategic Cybersecurity services for the Public Sector. Delivery uniquely focuses on partnership and customer trust, and continuous risk management. Through a responsive, commonly trained, and diverse workforce, we provide customers with services that exceed expectation, incorporate customer perspective, are appropriately priced, and focus on the future.

Game Designer

Trusted Advisor

We establish trusted relationships with our customers. Our delivery objectives revolve around each client's vision, priorities and mission.



Advanced, industry leading tools with analytics, machine learning, and reporting



Credentialed staff with proven IT and cybersecurity experience in the Public Sector including DoD, Intelligence Community, Fed. Civilian, and state and local government



Assessment practices and Managed Security Services solutions developed from lessons learned



As a trusted partner, we synthesize each customer's environment and mission, and apply proactive risk-based decision-making


Our Services

We offer unique services to provide visibility, manageability, & maintenance, and drive excellence with thought leadership and agile project management

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Consulting and Staff Augmentation Services

We solve problems by thinking outside the box, applying holistic perspectives, and prioritizing the most meaningful results with the quickest completion time

  • Risk Management

  • Security Operations

  • SOC Development & Operations

  • Security Architecture & Integration

  • Engineering

  • Governance & Compliance

  • Policy & Training

  • Program and Project Management

  • Procurement Support

  • ISSOs & ISSMs

Managed Security Services

We maintain a secure environment by providing consistent visibility into vulnerabilities, software and asset inventory, and incident response

  • 24/7 Security Monitoring & Incident Response

  • Industry-Leading Advanced Security Analytics & Layer 3, 4, 7  Enhanced Network Inspection

  • Vulnerability Mgmt. as a Service    

  • Forensics

  • Patch Management as a Service   

  • Antivirus/HIDS

  • Device Mgmt. (NIDS/NIPS, Firewall, Mobile)

  • Application Security Testing

 Assessment Services

Our methodology customizes features based on customer requirements and assessment findings

  • Unique Facilitated Threat Assessment (FTAS) Workshop 

  • Vulnerability Assessment

  • Penetration Testing

  • Maturity Assessment

  • Compliance & Privacy Assessment

  • Risk Assessment

  • Application Security Assessment

  • Physical Security Assessment

  • NIST/CIS Security Controls Assessment

  • IV&V

  • Wireless Testing​



ASI is always seeking valuable team members

Employee Benefits

We provide a challenging, collaborative and diverse work environment, offering competitive compensation and comprehensive employee benefits including:

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

Life Insurance & Accidental Death/Dismemberment

Short Term and Long Term Disability

Paid Holidays

Paid Time Off



Contact Us

For more information, go to Electrosoft-ContactUs.

1893 Metro Center Drive, Suite 228
Reston, VA 20190

Blue Surface


MiDEAL is the State of Michigan’s extended purchasing program that allows qualifying organizations to buy goods and services from existing state contracts. ASI has been selected as a pre-approved vendor to perform cybersecurity assessments, and other related optional services to fit your needs. Registered members may buy directly from our contract and learn more about the initiative by going to the Michigan Cyber Partners website to Request a Quote.

Contract:  210000000299

Vendor:  Achilles Shield, Inc (ASI)

Contact:  Kevin Thomas

Phone:  703-501-0094

Email: Kevin.Thomas@A-Shield.com

Contract Expires:  1/24/2026


MiDEAL Contract Core Service Offerings

Cybersecurity Assessment Workshop (CIS Controls Group 1/CSAT Tool)
Cybersecurity Assessment Report & Recommendations
Cybersecurity Improvement Plan
Baseline Incident Response Plan
12 Monthly Advisory Sessions
End of Year Assessment

MiDEAL Contract Optional Service Offerings

General Advisory Services
CIS Controls Assessment & Planning (Groups 2&3 Implementation)
Assistance with Audit & Compliance Requirements (HIPAA, FERPA, CJIS, etc.)
Pen Testing
Vulnerability Scanning - Infrastructure
Security Tool Evaluation
Security Tool Assessment and Rationalization
Physical Security Assessment
Vulnerability Scanning Platform Implementation
SIEM Platform Implementation
DLP Platform Implementation
Endpoint Detection & Response Platform Implementation
Intrusion Protection Solution Implementation