McLean, VA | May 1, 2015 – SMS, a leading IT services provider and systems integration firm with nearly 40 years of experience providing IT solutions to the Federal Government, was chosen by the United States Air Force as a prime contractor recipient for the Network-Centric Solutions-2 (NETCENTS-2) NETOPS & Infrastructure Solutions (Small Business) Contract Vehicle for IT products and services.
NETCENTS-2 SB is an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ) contract featuring a three-year base period of performance with four one-year options and has a ceiling value of $5.79 billion over the 7 year period. The IT Services covered by the contract are designed to bring all Air Force systems into compliance with the service’s cyber-space architecture, including cyber security, networking, servers/storage, sustainment, migration, integration, training, help-desk services, systems testing and overall program operations.
“SMS is proud to be named a winner of the NETCENTS-2 contract vehicle. It’s been a long wait and we are eager to start supporting the U.S. Air Force, Department of Defense and other federal agencies in achieving their mission-critical goals,” said John Ladd, SMS’ Chief Operating Officer and NETCENTS-2 Program Manager. “We look forward to leveraging our considerable experience with large defense agencies and complimenting that expertise with innovative technology solutions to bring value and quality mission support to the Air Force,” added Ladd.
SMS is well qualified for NETCENTS-2 based on their extensive background and outstanding performance in delivering transformative solutions to all branches of the military and civilian agencies. SMS understands the desire of the USAF in providing high quality IT services for the DoD. SMS’ business development team is anticipating a rapid start to the contract, and is ready and able to work with the Air Force and its current partners.
SMS is a Veteran Owned business dedicated to making its clients successful by delivering talented people and mission critical, innovative IT solutions. Founded in 1976, the company has expertise in enterprise IT architecture planning, design and implementation; cyber security; data center design, continuity of operations/disaster recovery planning and deployment; enterprise resource planning; warehousing and logistics; IT systems; strategic management consulting; systems engineering; unified communications; continuous monitoring and wireless solutions.
Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SMS is ISO 9001:2008 registered and CMMI Level 3 DEV and Level 2 SVC appraised. For additional information on SMS, visit www.sms.com.