Top 100 Diversity Owned Business in Virginia

You can click for the full list of the Top 100 Diversity Owned Business in Virginia. is the nation’s primary resource portal for business connections. It is a membership-based exchange platform that facilitates contacts and communication, supplier diversity tools, streamlines business processes and provides vital business news and information.

The Best of Business: Research 2013

Simis Inc has been selected for the 2013 Best of Portsmouth Awards for Research The Portsmouth Award Program is an annual awards program honoring the achievements and accomplishments of local businesses throughout the Portsmouth area. Recognition is given to those companies that have shown the ability to use their best practices and implemented programs to… Read more »

17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium

Andreas Tolk, Chief Scientist of SimIS Inc., has presented as a keynote speaker for the 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Distributed Simulation and Real Time Applications in Delft, Netherlands. The conference featured prominent invited speakers as well as papers by top researchers in the field.

Cyber Security for Small Businesses

The event: Cyber Security for Small Businesses was organized by the City of Portsmouth Department of Economic Development:: This was a free seminar will provide Portsmouth small business owners with the best practices in cyber security using free tools and resources. Seminar Topics: Assessing Risk, Monitoring Threats, Reporting Cyber Attacks, Implementing a Cyber Security Plan,… Read more »

Feeling innovative or creative today

“Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration, motivation, and a pinch of creativity,” Bo Bennett. Here’s an interesting report about cloud transformation and the art of innovation helping expand organizations through cloud transformation. This article is featured on

Society for Reliability, Maintainability, & Supportability

SimIS contributed the main article for this month’s Newsletter of the Society for Reliability, Maintainability, & Supportability. Taylor Hughes used the opportunity to showcase our approach of M&S based Systems Engineering in support of systems engineering processes!

Mashable has released an article where a family declines technology made after 1986. Remember to click on the link for the full video. They do have phones, but not smartphones such as an iPhone. The family does have pictures but nothing like an Instagram. The family have movie nights but no DVDs. Both the video… Read more »

Inside Business: Hampton Roads | SimIS Inc. honoree

SimIS has been honored for being  a small, minority-owned 8A business that offers services in three primary sectors: modeling and simulation, information security and software systems. “I truly believe that SimIS is one of the best places to work in Hampton Roads because their mission has always been clear: Deliver world-class solutions, while developing a well-defined… Read more »

SimIS is a finalist in the Governor’s Technology Award

SimIS is a finalist in the Governor’s Technology Award for its Enhanced Medical Training and Automated Intelligent Mentoring System paper and is honored to attend the Ceremony and Awards Banquet on September 6, 2012.

President Dr. Johnny Garcia quoted in: Modeling & Simulations in Hampton Roads

SimIS President Dr. Johnny Garcia was quoted in an article on Modeling and Simulation in Hampton Roads.  “M&S allows for increased efficiency and lower cost for companies,” says Dr. Johnny Garcia, of Hampton Roads-based SimIS, Inc., a veteran-owned 8(a) Information Technology services corporation. His company developed an M&S service technology to facilitate a company’s data portability and collaboration… Read more »