RESTON, Va., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CRGT Inc., a leading provider of full lifecycle IT services and expert in emerging technology solutions for the Federal Government, today announced the award of a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) to Guident, a wholly owned subsidiary of CRGT Inc. Guident is a recognized market leader in the delivery of Big Data and Data Analytics services. The BPA's estimated value exceeds $6M.
The BPA was awarded to Guident for the purpose of providing Business Intelligence (BI) analytics services, including evaluation of current tools and strategic planning support for future analytics initiatives. Guident delivers a wide range of Big Data and data analytics services to government clients and has delivered over 350 data warehouse, Big Data, and analytics projects for Federal Government and commercial customers. This background enables Guident to provide SSA with the technical expertise required for the analysis, configuration, migration, deployment and support of the agency's enterprise-wide BI toolset.
"The Guident acquisition brought an exciting new skill set and capability that is in great demand in the market place," said CRGT CEO and President Tom Ferrando. "The BPA contract award by the Social Security Administration to Guident demonstrates the track record of excellence and continued need for these services in the Federal Government. We anticipate many additional such opportunities to deliver these services throughout the Federal marketplace in the coming years."
About CRGT Inc.
CRGT is a uniquely positioned, nimble IT services organization that offers Federal Government customers flexibility and agility they have valued for over 28 years. CRGT has earned a proud track record of success across numerous innovative technology domains, including big data, spatially oriented analytics and visualization, enterprise mobility, and cyber security. CRGT's customers include the DoD, DHS, DOT, and the USPS. For additional information on CRGT, please visit www.crgt.com.
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