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SMS Named 2017 Juniper Networks Federal Partner of the Year

McLean, VA | February 25, 2018 – 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 that it was recognized as the 2017 Federal Partner of the Year by Juniper Networks, an industry leader in network innovation.

SMS was recognized in the federal category for their strong year-over-year sales growth performance in the federal space, as well as their solid commitment to developing innovative solutions integrating Juniper Networks’ technologies with customer needs. The prestigious honor, presented to SMS in February, reflects the company’s relentless focus on exceptional federal channel partner enablement and business excellence, as well as proven expertise in Juniper networking and security solutions.

“Juniper Networks is pleased to recognize SMS for their exceptional business strategy and long-term relationship building with their federal clients. SMS has been driving value for Juniper across DoD, Intelligence and Civilian Agencies for several years,” said Greg Bourdelais, Director of DoD Sales at Juniper Networks. “We look forward to continuing our partnership to deliver enterprise and mission-critical solutions for our federal partners,” added Bourdelais.

“In 2017, SMS and Juniper continued to build on our long-lasting and strong partnership, delivering unique and advanced solutions to meet the mission needs of our Federal clients. We are very proud of this honor and look forward to continued growth together,” said Matt Rosecan, SMS’ SEWP Deputy Program Manager.  Ben Freidman, SMS’ Director of Operations added, “This represents a lot of hard work by the team in growing our Juniper business and developing new engineering capabilities to support our federal clients. Juniper has been a top partner of SMS for many years, and we value the strong relationship we have built with them over that time.”

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 9001:2015 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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