The Leading FedRAMP Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO)

The path to achieving a FedRAMP ATO is long, arduous, and not always right for every CSP exploring how to unlock the federal cloud services market. Our team is uniquely positioned to provide guidance and insights gleaned from years of interaction with organizations who have also undergone the process.

Our suite of services guide you from initial exploration of the federal cloud services market to full authorization. Before committing to any initiative, you should consider contacting Coalfire Federal to discuss our industry-leading FedRAMP Advisory and Assessment services.

Achieving FedRAMP authorization has historically required upward of $2 million and more than 2 years of time and energy. Leveraging the knowledge gained from providing audits and advisory services to more than 200 cloud service providers, we’ve built comprehensive solutions for every phase of the journey – allowing you to achieve authorization up to 80% faster.

“Coalfire Federal is responsible for conducting a 3PAO FedRAMP Audit for our Accenture Federal Services-Accenture Financials Cloud ERP (AFS-AFCE) solution SaaS offering. They have been performing the audit for us 2011. Their team is knowledgeable, experienced in assessing the systems and have been thoroughly professional and detail oriented from planning stage to generating and submitting the Audit artifacts. Their thorough planning and a detailed schedule enabled us to be organized, resulting in our team being able to all audit related activities from compilation and submission of artifacts to scheduling various activities like scan observations, Penetration tests etc. in a timely manner to avoid any delays during the audit process. The team has also been helpful and provided proper guidance as needed to help improve the effectiveness of our security controls associated with the offering. Overall, it has been a very positive experience working with the Coalfire team and we are looking forward to working with the team again in the future.”



  • As the leading accredited FedRAMP 3PAO, Coalfire has completed more than 100 assessments for Clients resulting in both Joint Authorization Board (JAB) P-ATOs and agency ATOs.
  • We have more FedRAMP experience than any other firm, either as the assessor or advisor to more than 200 private sector organizations. This includes projects for leading Fortune 100 companies and 14 federal agencies.
  • Our collaborative, tailored approach to the FedRAMP workshop is based on specific client use cases, business limitations, and technical environment, which provides a clear understanding of the current security posture and enables us to offer guidance on a path forward.

Contact Coalfire Federal today. Let’s discuss your plans and explore how our team can support your strategy.