Certifications & Partners
Ark is a participant in the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 8(a) Business Development program. It is a nine-year business assistance program designed to enable small, disadvantaged businesses to better compete in the Federal marketplace.
Maryland Small Business Reserve (SBR)
The Small Business Reserve Program specifically targets small businesses registered with the Department of General Services where certain procurement may be designated as small business reserve only. For procurement designated as such, only certified small businesses will be awarded such procurement. This provides a level playing field for small businesses allowing them to only compete against other small businesses.
Amazon AWS Consulting Partner
Ark is an Amazon certified standard consulting partner. AWS consulting partner certification is awarded only to firms that meet strict guidelines that included certified architects and developers in the team and firms that meet a specific target of revenue generated per month using AWS services.