Smartronix Awarded Purchase Order to support USSOCOM Data Center Services Support Contract
Stafford, VA –
15 June 2011 – Smartronix announces that Hewlett
Packard Enterprise Services issued Smartronix a purchase order
to support the four-year $68M USSOCOM Special Operations Forces
Information Technology Enterprise Contracts (SITEC) Data Center
Services Support Contract. This purchase order has a one-year
performance period and an estimated value of $2.7 million.
USSOCOM requires the services of a highly qualified IT Data
Center service provider with the skills and experience to
provide enterprise-wide server and storage support for
provisioning, operating, administering, troubleshooting,
repairing, and managing all aspects of USSOCOM’s centrally and
remotely located servers and storage.
The USSOCOM Enterprise and Component Command servers and storage
include all development, test, and production application
servers. Also included are Web portal, database, middleware,
Internet/intranet, e-mail/collaboration, DNS, proxy, and
file/print servers; SAN storage arrays, Network Attached Storage
(NAS) devices, other data storage systems; all server and
storage related information assurance activities; and all
hardware and software tools and utilities used to manage the
data center resources and other technology.
Smartronix' Vice President of Joint Programs, Brian Hurley, said
"This is a critical win and as part of the HP Team, we look
forward to supporting our Special Operations Forces with Data
Center services. Special Operations evolving mission sets form a
difficult information sharing reality with data residing on and
transiting through a variety of systems under varying security
criteria and we are absolutely prepared for the challenge."