LifeCycle Solutions Joint Venture

Modern Technologies & Frameworks for the Next Generation of IT

Illumination Works & DSD Laboratories entered into a joint venture to merge high quality, complimentary capabilities to provide unmatched, value-add lifecycle services and solutions to the government 

  • System development
  • System modernization
  • Big data
  • Predictive analytics
  • Internet of things
  • AR/MR/VR
  • Cloud migration
  • Cybersecurity
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine learning
  • Low code no code
  • Agile enablement

Unique synergy of 65+ years of experience supporting Air Force IT to provide high quality, complimentary capabilities providing unmatched, value-add lifecycle solutions

Life Cycle Software Services

  • Software design, develop, test, and deploy
  • System integration and modernization
  • Cloud services
  • Data science and advanced analytics
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Application and mobile development
  • ERP implementation
  • Big data development
  • Data warehousing
  • Business intelligence
  • Data visualization
  • Augmented/Virtual/Mixed reality
  • Internet of Things
  • DevSecOps


  • Risk Management Framework (RMF)

  • Penetration testing

  • Information technology controls

  • Operations support


Business Analysis

  • Agile enablement and execution

  • System SME support

  • Service desk/help desk

  • Business process re-engineering

  • Logistics, finance, personnel, transportation, and operations

  • Testing, validation, and verification


Why LifeCycle Solutions JV

  • Combined 40+ years of experience partnering with the Air Force to solve pressing problems
  • 500+ information security reviews
  • Large scale system development and program support
  • Commercial big data and development
  • Successful NETCENTS-2 partner
  • CMMI Services Level 3 and Development Level 3 Certifications
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
  • PMI Certified Program Management Professionals

Benefits of Leveraging the SBEAS IDIQ

  • Streamlined ordering
  • No contract access fees
  • Multiple ways to charge such as fixed price or by labor hour
  • Any agency can issue task orders under SBEAS that support Air Force requirements

Questions? Contact Jan Turkelson, VP Government Division

LifeCycle Solutions JV Contacts

Jan Turkelson

Vice President Government, Illumination Works (937) 232-0747

John Hulsey

Business Development–Montgomery, Illumination Works (334) 549-8881

Julie Good

Proposal Manager, Illumination Works (937) 477-1734

David George

Vice President, DSD Laboratories (334) 557-0018

Nathan Wright

Capture/Proposal Manager, DSD Laboratories (334) 557-1033

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