Smartronix Partners With the Council of the Inspectors
General on Integrity and Efficiency to Track COVID-19 Relief Funding
HERNDON, VA - (22 October 2020) -- 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.
The PRAC was established by the CARES Act within the Council of the Inspectors
General on Integrity and Efficiency to promote transparency and oversight of the
approximately $2.6 trillion in economic relief and other funding provided by the
Federal Government to U.S. citizens, businesses, medical providers, and impacted
industries. The PRAC established and maintains the pandemicoversight.gov website
to provide public transparency and illustrate the allocation of CARES Act
Smartronix, a U.S.-based company, that designs, builds, manages, and secures the
world's mission- critical cloud solutions, was tasked to deliver a series of
capabilities to the PRAC to help them achieve their mission. Smartronix' team of
industry thought leaders from Mobomo, Domo, Woolpert, Grant Thornton, and
Microsoft worked with the PRAC to redesign and launch the new site in less than
seven weeks. Robert Groat, Executive Vice President of Smartronix, said "We
understood that the U.S. Government was at an inflection and tasked an enormous
undertaking to the PRAC to provide the public with proper oversight and
transparency during these challenging times. We wanted the website to be
inviting and easy to use and our plan was to bring in the best data
visualization tools, Designers, Geospatial Experts, and Fraud and Analytics
Reporting Experts to develop a robust platform that the PRAC can use to provide
real-time information and tools to the public."
During the coming months, the Smartronix-led Team will continue to deliver
capabilities to the PRAC. The beta website provides:
- Interactive maps to find coronavirus-related spending in your state, city,
county, congressional district—right down to your zip code.
- The ability to track coronavirus funding by agency providing money.
- A PRAC Hotline form that allows the public to report potential fraud, waste,
abuse, and mismanagement of coronavirus relief funding.
- The ability to browse the robust Reports Library to see Inspector General's
reports on how agency pandemic response programs are performing and how they
could be improved.
- Resource pages that provides answers to questions about housing, loans,
health, and more.
- Educational information on common coronavirus scams like fake vaccines
Smartronix, an OceanSound Partners company, designs, builds, manages, and
secures the world's mission-critical cloud solutions. We are the leading
provider of next generation multi-cloud platforms to highly regulated and
security-first organizations. Smartronix provides world-class expertise in
application migration, digital modernization, solution automation; and has
created an industry-leading FedRAMP and DoD-accredited CAMS and Managed Security
Services solution. For more information, please visit
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