|By Business Wire||
|September 11, 2013 08:17 AM EDT||
Govplace, a leading value-added reseller and solution provider for the public sector, today announced that it has been awarded a contract by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) under the FirstSource II small business track. This IDIQ multiple-award contract has a base period of performance of five years, with two one-year options, for a total of 7 years, if all options are exercised.
FirstSource II provides DHS with access to a full array of value-added reseller services and access to a wide and renewable variety of IT commodities, services and solutions (hardware and software) from multiple Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). Any commercially available IT product may be made available through these contracts.
Govplace was also an awardee for DHS FirstSource I, maintained consistently high performance ratings under the Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System (CPARS) over a six-year period, and was recognized as a Top 25 IT Contractor by the agency.
FirstSource provides the Department with access to a wide variety of IT commodity products. DHS has awarded more than 17,000 delivery orders since FY 2007 in excess $2.00 billion through FirstSource. Govplace’s focus on the FirstSource contracts includes, but is not limited to:
- Converged Network Solutions
- Mobility/Client/Wireless Solutions
- Datacenter Infrastructure Solutions (including Enterprise Servers and Storage);
- IT Security Solutions, and
- Mission Applications and Business Solutions
Govplace designs, deploys, and manages enterprise IT solutions for the public sector. Govplace leverages technical expertise, public sector experience, government contracts, project methodology and a performance-based contracting model to deliver effective IT solutions for government and education. With a core expertise in data center efficiency, Govplace delivers solutions that optimize data center performance, utilization and manageability while reducing operating and infrastructure costs. Govplace also provides solutions in mobility, agile application development, security and cloud computing. Govplace’s has offices in Reston, VA and Irvine, CA. Visit http://www.govplace.com for more details.