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SMS Announces US Coast Guard Compliance and Reporting Task Order Win

McLean, VA | November 22, 2011 — 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 information assurance and security interrelated work at the USCG’s Telecommunication and Information Systems Command (TISCOM) in Alexandria, Virginia. SMS, in conjunction with NetCentrics, will provide support to the CG-C4IT IAD with compliance and reporting, information systems security and analysis for all classified, sensitive and unclassified networks across all the Coast Guard divisions. SMS will coordinate with and support both the headquarters and field units with all Information cyber and information system security related activities and the protection of all Coast Guard information systems.

“SMS’ longstanding IA expertise is a natural fit for the DHS’s highly secure information environments. Our partnership with NetCentrics on this IDIQ solidifies our longstanding knowledge and quality work that we have provided to the Coast Guards complicated information networks,” said Luis Laranjeira, SMS’ Executive Vice President.

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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