Systems Engineering


The centerpiece of Izar Associates is the full life-cycle support of all infrastructure services to meet the engineering, security and operational demands of a modern environment facing threats from inside/outside while meeting the computing demands of its users.  With a special strength in Microsoft and Cisco-centric technologies, these services include:

  • Full life-cycle infrastructure support
  • VoIP design and implementation
  • Mobility solutions
  • Security engineering
  • Mail migrations
  • Network Operations
  • Data Analytics (BIG DATA)
  • Help Desk Support
  • Storage and Server Management
  • Cloud
  • Configuration Management
  • Data Center Migration/Server Consolidation
  • Virtualization


For 10 years, IZAR supported prime contractor Unisys at the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) where we played key roles in Security Operations Center (SOC), Systems Engineering and Integration (SEI), Network Operations Center (NOC), Data Center Operations, Release Engineering and Testing, and Technical Writing.

Support Verizon Data Center Migration, migrating application and web servers from an agency Headquarters office data center to another agency’s multiple data centers.

The key deliverables made by IZAR on a Configuration Management contract are Configuration Management Plan (CMP) (semi- annually), Document management database using SharePoint (daily), Baselines: As-designed, As-built, and Current (quarterly), Requirements Register (Quarterly), RFC, ECN, Work Orders (as needed), CSA Report CI register, (quarterly), FCA, PCA Results (quarterly).

Working with LEIDOS at Social Security Administration (SSA), IZAR is a key member of the Network Monitoring Improvement Project in a VMware infrastructure environment supporting virtual machines across distributed development, test and production.  VMware patching, troubleshooting, upgrades and migration.  Point person for critical issues that affect storage and server for the network monitoring platform.  Windows and Unix administration.

Also at SSA, IZAR Provide technical domain and project lead from development to implementation of advanced Hadoop and fraud detection solutions

  • design, architecture and implementation of 100 node cluster using Cloudera
  • analysis of fraud detection scenarios using Hadoop tools
  • ETL of data into Hadoop HFDS from various formats
  • key member of the SSA Advanced Data Analytics and Fraud Detection Lab