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SMS Awarded the Kirtland Air Force Base C4 Support Contract

McLean, VA | December 4, 2017 – SMS Data Products Group, Inc. (SMS), a leading IT solutions provider and systems integration firm with over 40 years of experience providing innovative solutions to the federal government, announced today it was awarded the Kirtland Air Force Base (AFB) Command, Control, Communications and Computer (C4) Task Order under the NETCENTS-2, NetOps and Infrastructure Solutions Small Business Contract.

The $57 million competitively-awarded task order supports more than 100 tenant organizations within Kirtland AFB. SMS will provide infrastructure systems, network operations, client service center, radio, cable and antenna systems support to the base. In addition, SMS will manage the overarching cyber security posture, assuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Kirtland’s mission data.

“SMS is proud to continue its service to the US Air Force in this age of significant and growing cyber threats. With more than 20 years of experience supporting the USAF and its warfighters, SMS brings outstanding solutions and a thorough understanding of Kirtland’s current and future initiatives,” said Luis Laranjeira, SMS’ Executive Vice President for Business Development. Jay Metzler, SMS’ Business Development Manager and key contributor to the win added, “This award places SMS at the forefront of Air Force network operations. We are looking forward to supporting Kirtland’s mission.”

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 migration, 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 and ISO 20000-1:2011 registered; and CMMI Level 3 DEV and Level 3 SVC appraised. For additional information on SMS, visit


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