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SMS Announces US Coast Guard Certification & Accreditation Task Order Win

McLean, VA | January 3, 2012 – 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 has been awarded a task order from the United States Coast Guard working with contract prime, NetCentrics Corp. of Herndon, Virginia.

The team was awarded a twelve month task order performing ongoing work encompassing certification and accreditation (C&A) at the USCG’s Telecommunication and Information Systems Command (TISCOM) in Alexandria, Virginia. SMS will coordinate and support the agency’s headquarters and field units with all C&A related activities and the protection other associated Coast Guard IT systems and network.

“This win illustrates SMS’ commitment to meeting the US Coast Guard’s C&A requirements and our ongoing focus on providing the best possible support for the DHS’s secure information environments,” said Luis Laranjeira, SMS’ Executive Vice President. “The work that our engineers and staff can provide will create secure and more efficient network for the USCG,” added Laranjeira.

About SMS

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


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