About Us

Anvaya Solutions, operating since 2007, is an award-winning woman-owned, innovative, CMMI Level 3, cyber security firm passionate about helping our customers enhance their security posture, protect their reputation, increase compliance with regulations and reduce the risk of financial losses and liability from security breaches.
 
Anvaya Solutions team has a earned a reputation as trusted cyber security experts with a successful track record of enhancing the security of multi-billion-dollar enterprises in both public and private sectors and helping protect over 80 Million records.
 
Anvaya Solutions serves public sector as well as commercial clients of all sizes and all industries.
 
Anvaya Solutions is a certified Woman-owned, Minority-owned, Green, EDWOSB, SDB, Small business.

What Anvaya Means

ANVAYA in Sanskrit, the ancient Indian language, means ‘conformance’.
 
Our mission is to provide you with solutions that conform to your IT and hardware security needs and to protect your business from both internal and external threats and intellectual property theft.
 
We can also assist you in IT consulting by providing highly qualified professionals to conform to your requirements in the most efficient time frame at competitive rates.
 
We serve federal, state and local governments, utilities, healthcare as well as commercial and non-profit clients.

What We Do For You

Anvaya Solutions helps protect your Data, IT Infrastructure, Network, Web Applications, Mobile Applications, Systems, IoT, Industrial Control Systems and Cloud.
 
With a CMMI Level 3 maturity in both Services and Development, Anvaya Solutions has established policies, processes and procedures in place as verified by an independent audit team. This means you will get the same consistent service each time, every time.
 
Anvaya’s industry certified experts are proficient in many cyber security frameworks, standards and guidelines such as RMF, COBIT, CSF, NIST 800-53, NERC-CIP, FIPS, FISMA, IRS 1075, ISO 27001, PCI DSS, HIPAA. Our experts hold some of the highly regarded certifications such as OSCP, CISSP, GRID, GWAPT, GAWN, CISM, CISA.
 
Anvaya Solutions takes a holistic approach in conducting security assessments and making practical recommendations to enhance your security capabilities. Our team works collaboratively with your team and keeps you informed every step of the way. We are adept at communicating risks to the C-Suite as well as the IT staff so the organization can move forward with enhancing their security posture with least resistance.

Leadership

Shobha Mallarapu, MS, PMP, CISA
President and CEO
 
Srinivas Atluri, MS, CISSP, CISM, GWAPT
EVP Cyber Security
 
 
Shobha Mallarapu is the President and CEO of Anvaya Solutions, Inc., an award-winning Cyber Security and Information Assurance consulting company she founded in 2007 after 10 years at Intel Corporation. She has been recognized with awards by many organizations for her leadership at her firm in delivering high quality security services such as risk and vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, policy development, mitigation, incident management and forensics in California and across the country to enhance security posture of the organizations as well as raise awareness at the leadership level.
 
Shobha is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and is a member of Project Management Institute and ISACA. She is a graduate of the FBI Citizen’s Academy, and a Member of Infragard, the FBI’s elite civilian security organization.
 
She holds a master’s degree in electronics engineering. Her published works and conference presentations in chip design and testing can be found in IEEE transactions and automotive magazines. She holds 6 patents in circuit design and security engineering with 3 more pending. Shobha is a graduate of the Goldman Sach’s 10,000 Small Businesses program at Babson College. She also an alumna of UCLA Anderson School of Management’s Management Development of Entrepreneurs program.
 
Shobha offers pro-bono education to small businesses on Cyber Security and has spoken extensively on Cyber Security at various events such as NAWBO, Women’s Business Center, Small Business Development Center, and Chambers of Commerce. She has also presented at the University of California Cyber Security Symposium. She was also keynote speaker at STEM events such as Placer County Science Fair.
 
Shobha is a very active member of the Sacramento community. She serves as a board member of National Association of Women Business Owners Sacramento Valley and is a member of the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s Business Advisory Council. She is a mentor for Biz Women Mentoring Monday. Shobha mentors high school and middle school children and has mentored robotics teams for many years and organized robotics tournaments. Shobha has donated thousands of hours in promoting STEM through PC Pal, Society of Women Engineers, National Engineers Week and Robotics. She has also served as a volunteer for various youth sports leagues, and as a PTA president at both middle and high schools. As a proud mother of two Eagle Scouts, she has served as a volunteer for theBoy Scouts of America.
 
In her company Anvaya Solutions, she engages both high school and college students as part of various summer programs and mentors them. She also speaks to middle school girls from various schools who are interested in STEM. She was also the keynote speaker at Placer County STEM Expo. She was a mentor at ‘Mentoring Monday’, an event organized by Sacramento Business Journal. Shobha is the recipient of several awards. She received ‘Women Who Mean Business’ award by Sacramento Business Journal, Woman Innovator Award by the National Association of Women Business Owners and Enterprising Woman of the Year Award by Enterprising Women Magazine. Shobha has been featured in Sacramento Business Journal, Comstock’s Business Magazine in She Who Leads Edition, and other magazines. Under Shobha’s leadership, Anvaya Solutions has won Contractor of the Year 2018 award by the Small Business Administration.
 
 
Srinivas Atluri is the Executive Vice President of Cyber Security at Anvaya Solutions, Inc. He leads all things cyber security services in the organization and is actively involved in the development effort of designing critical hardware-based security solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) devices. His practical and holistic approach to Cyber Security combined with his ability to communicate difficult security concepts to C-suite executives, has gained him a reputation for his advisory role to organizations of all sizes. He has participated in many security incident response events working closely with legal, investigations, IT Operations and Security Operations teams. Srinivas has conducted and led countless assessments and is convinced that all software code can eventually be compromised. He has worked on many sensitive and critical security projects during his service at Anvaya Solutions as well as in other Fortune 50 companies.
 
Prior to joining Anvaya Solutions Inc. in 2014, Srinivas worked as a Senior Security Specialist and Risk Management Strategist at Intel Corporation for 12 years. There he was responsible for assessing the risk of both internal and external facing enterprise-wide web applications, application and platform security validation and risk mitigation, and incident management. At Intel, he had participated and led many investigations during breaches, developed security policies and procedures and conducted security assessments. For 7 years prior to that, he conceptualized and designed test equipment for Microprocessors and also as a senior systems administrator at Intel.
 
Prior to moving to Intel, Srinivas designed packaging for powertrain control modules for General Motors for 7 years. He developed and designed products for automotive industry at a small business. He has achieved many company-wide prestigious awards for his achievements at Intel and GM.
 
Srinivas is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) since 2006 and also holds Certified Information Systems Manager (CISM) and GWAPT (GIAC Web Application pen Tester), highly recognized industry certifications in security. He holds a master’s degree in engineering and has a U.S. patent in hardware security with 4 more pending.
 
Srinivas is a member of High Tech Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA), serves as an advisory board member of Infragard - a coalition between the FBI and civilians, and is a graduate of FBI Citizen’s academy. He also is a member of industry organizations such as ISACA, ISC2 (ISC square).
 
Srinivas serves on cyber security panels and is a regular speaker at state level cyber security symposiums held by the state of California as well as the University of California and has delivered over half a dozen presentations and workshops at sold-out sessions. He also participates in delivering pro-bono workshops to small businesses in the Sacramento region.
 
Srinivas is a very active community leader and is passionate about mentoring youth, especially in STEM fields. He has coached multiple robotics teams for middle and high school students and led the teams to 3 world championships and over 50 awards at various competitions. He also has mentored high school students for Cyber Patriot competitions which advanced three levels their first year. He has judged countless science fairs at all levels - local to international. In addition, Srinivas is very involved in Boy Scouts of America as an Assistant Scout Master and served as a Committee Chair for 5 years.

Awards

Anvaya Solutions and the management have been recognized with the following awards:

  • SBA Contractor of the Year
  • Woman Innovator of the Year
  • Enterprising Woman of the Year
  • Women Who Mean Business

Contracting Vehicles

Anvaya Solutions holds the following contracts and certifications.
 
FEDERAL:
GSA 8(a) STARS II GWAC: GS00Q17GWD2012
NAICS : 511210, 519190, 5411330, 541690, 541511, 541512, 541513, 541519, 541611
Program Manager:
Shobha Mallarapu
Email: gsa8a@anvayasolutions.com
Phone: (916) 673-9300
GSA STARS II Website: www.gsa.gov/8astars2
 
CALIFORNIA:
CMAS Schedule # 3-08-70-2636D
IT MSA #5167010-011
Certified Small Business: 46184
SMUD SEED Vendor
 
CERTIFICATIONS:
WBENC
SBA WOSB
SBA Small Disadvantaged Business
MBE
CPUC
CMMI Dev/3 and SMMI SVC/3

Social Responsibility

We are a socially responsible and environmentally sustainable company.
 
Our employees have donated thousands of hours mentoring youth as coaches and mentors for Cyber Patriot and FIRST Robotics teams, through various local and national organizations such as Boy Scouts of America, 4-H, Society of Women Engineers, Intel PC Pals, for National Engineers Week and as judges at Science fairs at local, regional, national and international level. We also served on Parent Teacher Organizations at middle and high schools. We serve on several boards, committees and advisory boards in National Association of Women Engineers, Community Advisory Panels, ISACA, and Infragard.
 
We are recognized as a certified sustainable business.
 
Over 100 small businesses in the Sacramento area have taken advantage of our pro-bono security awareness training in the last year alone through NAWBO, Women’s Business Center, SBDC, California Department of Transportation, and Small Business Connecting Point.
 
We contribute to the education of our fellow cyber security professionals through our speaking and presentation engagements at various IT Security Conferences.
 
Anvaya participates in high school preceptorship program providing real-life experience to students.