SMS Press Releases

SMS Certified Cisco Gold

McLean, VA | February 10, 2017 – SMS, a leading IT services provider and systems integration firm with over 40-years of experience providing IT solutions to the Federal Government announced today that the company has been recertified as a Cisco Gold Partner for the 14th consecutive year.

In a letter of recognition to SMS, Cisco’s Federal Channel Certification Team stated, “SMS has again met all requirements for achieving Cisco Gold Certification, including personnel, support and specialization.”

“SMS’ Director of Operations and key contributor to the renewal, Ben Friedman, commented, “As one of our longest standing vendor relationships, Cisco leads the pack with both their customer support and importance to SMS.” Friedman added, “We are proud to enter into our fourteenth year of Cisco Gold certification and this accreditation represents our commitment to the brand and their outstanding, ever evolving product offering.”

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


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