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Smartronix extends U.S. Southern Command support with a $986M MARLINS Task Order Award

Smartronix, LLC, a leader in Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C5ISR), next-generation cloud, and advanced engineering and Information Technology (IT) solutions, will continue as a prime contractor to U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM) under the $986M Monitoring, Analysis, Reconnaissance, Logistics, Intelligence, and Network Services (MARLINS) Task Order. With this award, Smartronix has the opportunity to extend their support of USSOUTHCOM through 2026 (inclusive of exercised option periods) – providing over ten years of cumulative, continuous Counter Narcotics, Countering Transnational Organized Crime, C5ISR, intelligence collection, and analysis support.

Smartronix Achieves 7 Years of AWS Excellence as an Audited Managed Service Provider

Smartronix, a Gartner® Magic QuadrantTM-recognized visionary for next-generation cloud solutions, managed services, agile development, data enablement, and digital transformation, has achieved audited Amazon Web Services (AWS) Managed Service Provider (MSP) Partner status for the seventh year in a row. This designation acknowledges Partners of the AWS Partner Network (APN) who pass a comprehensive third-party audit of all MSP capabilities.

Smartronix Collaborates with AWS to Provide Next-Generation MSP Services

Smartronix, LLC, a global leader in delivering and managing secure cloud services, announced today that its Cloud Assured Managed Services (CAMS) platform leverages Amazon Web Services (AWS) Managed Services (AMS) to provide customers with leading edge, full stack management capabilities.

Smartronix and Orbital Insight announce partnership to drive Space and C5ISR innovation on AWS

Smartronix, LLC, a Gartner® Magic QuadrantTM recognized next-generation cloud, C5ISR, and advanced engineering and IT solutions provider, and Orbital Insight, a technology innovator providing multi-source geospatial data for global-scale insights, are partnering to accelerate mission outcomes through innovations in Space and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance powered by Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud technologies.

Smartronix Achieves AWS Level 1 Managed Security Service Provider Competency Status

Smartronix, LLC, a global leader in delivering and managing secure cloud services, announced today that it has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Level 1 Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Competency status. This designation recognizes that Smartronix has successfully met AWS's requirements for a baseline of managed security services to protect and monitor essential AWS resources 24/7, known as Level 1 Managed Security Services. This new baseline standard of quality for managed security services was introduced by AWS to benefit cloud environments of any size and it spans six security domains: vulnerability management, cloud security best practices and compliance, threat detection and response, network security, host and endpoint security, and application security. The six domains contain multiple MSSP services, each with technical skillset and operational process requirements specific to AWS.

Smartronix Recognized in 2021 Magic QuadrantTM for Public Cloud IT Transformation Services

Smartronix, LLC, a next-generation cloud, C5ISR, and advanced engineering and IT solutions provider, today announced that Gartner® has positioned Smartronix as a Visionary in its 2021 Magic QuadrantTM for Public Cloud IT Transformation Services.

Smartronix Wins Prime Position on Unlimited Value, 10-Year ASTRO Contract

Smartronix, LLC, a leader in C5ISR, next-generation cloud, and advanced engineering and IT solutions has won a prime position on the General Services Administration's (GSA) multiple-award ASTRO contract. The contract has a 10-year period of performance and carries an unlimited value with expectations of exceeding $100B over its life.

Smartronix Achieves Amazon Connect Delivery Service Validation

Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company and Gartner Magic Quadrant Recognized Leader, has earned the Amazon Connect Delivery service validation, giving the company a total of five Amazon Web Services (AWS) service validations. Amazon Connect is an easy-to-use omnichannel cloud contact center that helps companies provide superior customer service across voice, chat, and tasks at a lower cost than traditional contact center systems.

Smartronix Recognized as a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider for the Third Consecutive Year

Smartronix, a global leader in delivering and managing secure cloud services, today announced they have once again been named a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP). Smartronix has achieved this designation every year since the program’s inception in 2018.

Smartronix Announces Additions to Executive Leadership Team

Smartronix, LLC, a leader in next-generation cloud, C5ISR, and advanced engineering and IT solutions, today announced several new additions and appointments to its executive leadership team that further position the company for long-term growth.

Smartronix Announces Acquisition of C2S Consulting Group

Smartronix, LLC, a leader in next-generation cloud, C5ISR, and advanced engineering and IT solutions, today announced the acquisition of C2S Consulting Group (C2SCG), a pure-play, end-to-end cloud solution provider specializing in the transformation of government customers in data intensive environments through innovation, automation, and adoption of hybrid and multi-cloud solutions.

Smartronix Earns Two New Microsoft Gold Competencies

Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company and Gartner Magic Quadrant recognized leader, has earned two new Microsoft Gold competencies giving the company a total of 11 Microsoft competencies. These competencies are awarded upon rigorous review of technical certifications and innovative solutions. They represent Microsoft's highest level of partner recognition for aligning technical expertise to customer needs.

Smartronix Announces Accreditation Accelerator to Assist Agencies and Vendors with Achieving Authorizations Quickly

Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company; Gartner Magic Quadrant recognized leader; and AWS Premier, Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP), and Google Premier Partner is pleased to announce the launch of the Accreditation Accelerator Service. The service offers commercial software vendors, and government agencies who manage customized applications, an accelerated path to achieving FedRAMP compliance and the necessary authorizations to deliver their services to government organizations via the Cloud.

Smartronix Launches Cloud Center of Excellence

Smartronix, LLC, an OceanSound Partners company; Gartner Magic Quadrant recognized leader; and AWS Premier, Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP), and Google Premier Partner announces the creation of the Smartronix Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE). The Smartronix CCoE was established to ensure the highest level of cloud innovation and expertise for our customers by providing market-leading, multi-cloud capabilities and solutions on the leading cloud platforms, to include Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud.

Smartronix Announces the Acquisition of Datastrong

Smartronix, LLC, a leader in next-generation cloud, C5ISR, and advanced engineering and IT solutions, today announced the acquisition of Datastrong, a technology solution provider focused on data architecture, design and business analytics for government and commercial clients.

Smartronix Helps Support the Launch of Professional Services in AWS Marketplace

Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company and a Gartner Magic Quadrant leader in next-generation cloud solutions, is excited to be participating in the launch of Professional Services in AWS Marketplace. The new capabilities being released in AWS Marketplace will allow organizations to find and contract experienced professionals to assist them with their cloud needs.

Smartronix Named #2 on CHANNELe2e's Top 250 Public Cloud Managed Service Providers (MSPs) List for 2020

Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company, has been named to the Top 250 Public Cloud MSPs List for 2020 (http://www.ChannelE2E.com/top250) by After Nines Inc.'s CHANNELe2e. Smartronix achieved the #2 spot in this year's publication.

Smartronix sponsors Amazon Web Services re:Invent 2020

Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company and Gartner Magic Quadrant leader in next-generation cloud solutions, is excited to sponsor Amazon Web Services (AWS) re:Invent 2020, where cloud innovators and customers come together to digitally transform our future. re:Invent is the world's premier cloud learning event; and this year will be offered as a free three-week virtual conference from 30 November to 18 December 2020. Technologists and customers will enjoy unlimited access to hundreds of sessions led by AWS Experts, with more than 50 content tracks and many training and certification opportunities designed to help solve problems and build skills.

Smartronix Achieves Six Years Of AWS Excellence as an Audited Managed Service Provider (MSP)

Smartronix, a Gartner Magic Quadrant-recognized leader of next-generation Cloud solutions and managed services, Agile development, and digital transformation, has achieved Audited AWS MSP Partner status for the sixth year in a row. This partner designation recognizes AWS Partner Network (APN) Partners who pass a comprehensive third-party audit of all MSP capabilities. It also distinguishes Smartronix as a partner who has demonstrated expertise to support customers through all phases of the Cloud adoption lifecycle, including plan, design, migrate, build, and optimize. The AWS Audited MSP stamp provides customers with the assurance that Smartronix has met the most stringent MSP requirements with Experts who will enable their mission-critical platforms to be successfully deployed and managed in the Cloud. Smartronix also has been named a Leader for the third time in Gartner’s 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide. Read the complimentary report here: https://gartnermq.smartronix.com.

Smartronix Partners With the Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency to Track COVID-19 Relief Funding

Smartronix, a Gartner Magic Quadrant recognized leader of next-generation cloud solutions and digital transformation, is pleased to support the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee's (PRAC) beta launch of their new public website, https://www.pandemicoversight.gov/. Smartronix was contracted to deliver a rich and immersive website to empower public engagement with the PRAC and provide insight into the use of CARES Act funds. As a Microsoft Gold and Azure Expert Managed Services Provider (MSP) Partner, Smartronix is leveraging their Cloud Assured Managed Services (CAMS) platform to support state-of-the-art private, public, and hybrid cloud solutions for highly regulated workloads.

Smartronix Achieves Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) Authorization for Cloud Managed Services

Smartronix, a Gartner Magic Quadrant-recognized Leader and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Premier, Azure Expert Managed Service Partners (MSP), and Google Premier Partner, announces it has achieved FedRAMP Authorization for its Cloud Assured Managed Services (CAMS) to support state-of-the-art private, public, and hybrid cloud solutions for highly regulated workloads. FedRAMP is a government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services.

Smartronix Third Time Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant

Smartronix has been positioned by Gartner as a Leader in its 2020 Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud Infrastructure Professional and Managed Services, Worldwide. This represents Smartronix 3rd year recognized as a Leader.

OceanSound Partners Announces Appointment of Peter LaMontagne as CEO of Smartronix and Trident Technologies

OceanSound Partners, LP ("OceanSound") today announced the appointment of Peter B. LaMontagne as Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") of Smartronix, LLC ("Smartronix") and Trident Technologies, LLC ("Trident") (collectively, the "Company"). He succeeds John Parris, who co-founded Smartronix in 1995, operated as CEO of Smartronix since 2007 and both companies since December 2019. Mr. Parris will serve as Vice Chairman of the Company going forward.

OceanSound Partners Announces Strategic Investments to Create Leading Government Technology Business

OceanSound Partners, LP ("OceanSound"), a private equity firm focused on making control investments in middle-market technology and technology-enabled companies, today announced the recapitalizations of Smartronix, Inc. ("Smartronix") and Trident Technologies, LLC ("Trident"). Financial terms of the private transaction were not disclosed.

Parraid Engineering Research Firm Blossoms From Smartronix

The founders of Smartronix Inc. have formed a new engineering firm located within the Smartronix corporate facility in Hollywood. As of December 9, what was previously known as the products engineering business unit of Smartronix became Parraid LLC.

Panama President Visits Southern Maryland

Mr. Tom Jarboe, AirTec USSOUTHCOM Program Manager, brought together key project team members, Government, and U.S. military representatives on 19 June to meet with the Panamanian President and his delegation. The group shared progress in modifying the Panamanian Beechcraft 350 twin-engine plane with advanced sensors, avionics, and communications systems in support of the country's counter-narcotics mission.

Smartronix Announces a Limited Time Offer to Subsidize Colo-to-Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Migrations

Smartronix announces Colo-to-Cloud, a special limited time offer to subsidize the AWS migration for Virtual Machines (VM) running on VMware. For projects with a minimum of 500 VMs, the migration will be free (completely funded), with partial subsidies offered for smaller projects. This offering will help organizations quickly realize the benefit of AWS without incurring migration costs.

Smartronix to Help Emory University Migrate their Academic Data Center to the Cloud

Smartronix has been engaged by the Emory University Library and Information Technology Services Department to plan for the migration of the Department's academic data center resources to the Amazon Cloud. Emory University has made a strategic commitment to the Cloud to provide faster, more efficient, and flexible information services to academic users of the university's information resources. The university expects to reap benefits of greater flexibility in supporting research needs, increased agility to user computing demands, better responsiveness to seasonal computing demands, and lower overall cost of providing information resources to its constituents.

Smartronix Partners with CloudHealth Technologies to Provide Continuous Cloud Optimization and Cost Management

Smartronix, a global leader in delivering and managing secure cloud services, today announced a strategic partnership with CloudHealth Technologies, a leading cloud services management provider. This partnership allows Smartronix' global customer base to have a multi-cloud cost management and governance platform optimized specifically for Smartronix fully managed Cloud Assured Services offerings.

Smartronix Promotes Spencer Colson to Lead Commercial Sales in Support of Commercial Cloud Practice Growth

Smartronix recently announced that Spencer Colson has been promoted to Director of Sales to lead sales and business development efforts for its growing commercial cloud computing business. Spencer brings more than 20 years of experience with a focus in sales, business development, and consulting in cloud computing; delivery of enterprise solutions hosting; and software industries. Spencer serves in multiple roles for Smartronix, including Solution Architect, Pre-Sales Solution Architect, and Strategic Account Sales, where his focus has been on strategic deal engagement to drive cloud adoption across enterprise customers.

Smartronix Joins Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider Program

Smartronix, a global leader in delivering and managing secure cloud services, today announced they have been named a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP). Smartronix Cloud Assured Services were validated by an independent auditor and met the stringent requirements, technical expertise, and proof of excellence in customer delivery required to be included in the program.

Smartronix, Inc. and Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) Establish Strategic Partnership

Smartronix and Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) are pleased to announce the establishment of a strategic business partnership that will enable them to leverage their capabilities and resources to collectively deliver increased value to their worldwide government and commercial clients. Smartronix is well known across federal, military, and commercial business sectors for its cloud computing, cyber security, and mission-assured engineering capabilities.

Smartronix Awarded $165M Navy TARCES Task Order

Smartronix has been awarded the Tactical and Remote Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Collaboration, and Intelligence (C5I) Edge Systems (TARCES) task order under the General Services Administration (GSA) Alliant Government-wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). This five-year task order supports the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) Special Communications Mission Solutions (SCMS) Division AD-4.11.4 at Webster Field in St. Inigoes, Maryland; and is valued at more than $165 million with all options exercised.