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SMS Wins Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation Contract
McLean, VA | March 31, 2017 – 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 Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation (ACCENT) contract by the Army Contracting Command – Rock Island, Illinois.
The multiple-award IDIQ contract, worth $247.7 million over three years, will provide commercial cloud solutions for all eligible Army enterprise systems/applications. The Army is moving designated IT applications, systems, and associated data to the commercial cloud and the ACCENT contract will help fulfill this critical mission. Additional information on the ACCENT contract can be found at: https://chess.army.mil/Contract/Program?Name=ACCENT .
“We are excited to be selected to support the Army’s migration to cloud and managed services,” said John Cordeiro, SMS’ Vice President of Strategic Programs. “Our many years of experience with the Army and our breadth of expertise with the cloud across the DoD make this award a natural fit,” Cordeiro added.
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 www.sms.com.