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SMS Announces Gold Partner Status with Microsoft

McLean, VA | January 31, 2007 – 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 that it is now certified as a Gold Partner with Microsoft.

SMS has been working with Microsoft for over 20 years, and deploys Microsoft products on such projects as the Capitol Police, Navy Public Works (NPW) and the Air Force Pentagon Communications Agency (AFPCA).

Luis Laranjeira, VP of Business Development for SMS Data Products Group, Inc., commented that “We are proud to be a Microsoft Services Provider.” Mr. Laranjeira then went on to elaborate, “SMS places great value on our associations with our vendors and partners, and achieving Gold Partnership status with Microsoft reiterates our commitment to this long-standing relationship.”

SMS takes pride in the relationships we’ve built with our clients, partners and employees, and in the cutting-edge technologies and solutions we offer. Microsoft’s commitment to excellence and outstanding products consistently contributes to SMS’s ability to provide customers with world class solutions.

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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