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MicroTech Awarded Five-Year $20 Million-Plus Pentagon IT Support Contract

Jun 01, 2011 (03:06 PM EDT)
URL: http://www.techweb.com/show-press-release/X848543/microtech-awarded-five-year-20-million-plus-pentagon-it-support-contract.html

Fastest Growing Solutions Provider Will Play Integral Technical Role in OASD-PA, Base-Plus Four Option-Year Award

VIENNA, Va., June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Technology Systems Integrator MicroTech has been selected as a Prime Vendor for the $20 Million-plus Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs (OASD-PA) IT support services contract at the Pentagon. MicroTech will leverage its proven and certified business processes and solutions to assist our troops in this important technical role. MicroTech will provide Information Resource Management (IRM) IT Operations Support, Application Development, IT Security Services, Integration Services, and Configuration Management.

The Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs) is the principal staff advisor and assistant to the Secretary of Defense and Deputy Secretary of Defense, providing internal information, public information, community relations, information training, and audiovisual matters. The office follows the Secretary's principles of information in providing defense department information to the public, Congress, and the media, and sponsors the official Web site of the Department of Defense (www.defense.gov); the starting point for finding U.S. Military information online.

The Top 8(a) Business in the Nation and Prime Contractor on more-than-100 Federal projects, MicroTech (www.MicroTech.net) offers Technology Services, Systems Integration, Unified Communications & Collaboration (UCC), Product Solutions, and Innovation & Integration (I2) primarily in the public sector. Through technology innovation, MicroTech makes a difference in the lives of service members, veterans, the injured, the elderly, and other citizens that the government serves.

"The OASD-PA contract award allows MicroTech to play a vital role in keeping the important communications flow at the Defense Department up and running," said Tony Jimenez, President & CEO of MicroTech. "MicroTech has a well-established record of successfully supporting the U.S. Military. Our staff of highly trained technical professionals — many of them military veterans — thoroughly understands the technology requirements of today's military. This is yet another excellent opportunity to make a valuable mission-critical contribution to our most important customer – the Warfighter."

The contract was awarded under the GSA IT Schedule 70 IDIQ Multiple Award Schedule contract. MicroTech holds 25-plus Federal contract vehicles and offers access to 2500 vendors and over a million tech products across the government. Supporting 200 users, MicroTech will provide onsite employees at the Pentagon to support the OASD (PA) contract. MicroTech is teaming with Williamsburg, Va.-based R&K Enterprise Solutions, Inc. (www.randkes.com).

MicroTech was awarded a $2.5 Billion Warfighter contract in March of this year, and an additional $400 Million Army contract in February.

About MicroTech

MicroTech is a certified and verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and a certified 8(a) Small Business, and delivers robust process-driven performance for mission success. MicroTech applies its regimented process, enterprise IT experience, and state-of-the-art engineering solutions to integrate different technologies and create proven results that can respond to your strategic needs. MicroTech is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Cisco Gold Partner, HP Elite Partner, Symantec Managed Services Partner, Oracle Silver Partner, Autonomy Added Value Reseller, VMware Enterprise Partner, EMC Velocity Partner, Citrix Silver Solution Advisor, Adobe Solutions Partner, Dell Certified Partner, and IBM Business Partner. MicroTech is the Hispanic Business Magazine No. 1 Fastest-Growing Hispanic-Owned Business (2009 & 2010); CRN Magazine No. 1 Fastest Growing Solutions Provider in the U.S., and the National "Public Sector Integrator of the Year," and on the Deloitte 2010 Tech Fast 500, the No. 1 Fastest Growing Private Company in the Washington DC Metro area. ISO 20000 and ISO 9001:2008 certified, CMMI Maturity Level 3 rated, and ITIL management qualified, MicroTech is headquartered just outside the Nation's Capital in Vienna, Virginia, with key offices in Richmond, Virginia; Greensboro, North Carolina; Huntsville, Alabama; and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. To learn more, visit www.MicroTech.net. Follow MicroTechBUZZ on Twitter.

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