McLean, VA | January 30, 2014 – SMS, a leading IT services provider and systems integration firm with nearly 40 years of experience providing IT solutions to the Federal Government, announced today, it will be working on the $4.6 billion (ceiling value) Global Systems Management Operations (GSM-O) contract as part of the Lockheed Martin team for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).
The three-year long contract (with options to extend to seven years) with DISA is focused improving the efficiency of information exchange between joint warfighters and multiple DoD agencies. SMS’ focus will be to provide the day-to-day network related operations on the Global Information Grid (GIG) network and related services, providing core IT and telecommunications capabilities supported by the GSM-O to enable the users to meet operational needs.
“The GSM-O contract gives us an opportunity to strengthen our affiliation with both the Department of Defense and Lockheed Martin,”In building these strategic partnerships, it shows the breadth of work that SMS can provide the agency and further support DISA’s mission,” added Laranjeira.
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.