CHANTILLY, Va., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GTSI (R) Corp.
(Nasdaq: GTSI), an Enterprise solutions and services provider, announced
that the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) awarded GTSI a $16.5 million,
three- year, re-compete of an expanded Microsoft Enterprise Agreement (EA).
The new EA covers much of the Department of Defense Intelligence
Information Systems (DODIIS) community, including DIA, Joint Reserve
Intelligence Program (JRIP), Armed Forces Medical Intelligence Center
(AFMIC), Missile and Space Intelligence Center (MSIC), and the J2
(Intelligence Directorate) element from eight of the nine U.S. Combatant
"We are very pleased that DIA awarded us the re-compete," said Scott
Keough, GTSI Director, Enterprise Software Solutions. "When first awarded
this contract in 2003, our goal was to become a trusted partner to DIA by
demonstrating our ability to provide nationwide program support for
Microsoft- centric solutions. This new contract recognizes our past
contributions by increasing our responsibilities to include a requirement
for true worldwide support."
GTSI's certified Project Managers will continue to coordinate all
administrative and logistical support tasks associated with this contract
to include worldwide coordination of Microsoft certified training, access
to Microsoft dedicated technical support, and access to Microsoft
development tools. In addition, GTSI will provide Microsoft Certified
Systems Engineers (MCSEs) to assist the DoDIIS community with optimizing
their current IT investments as well as proactively preparing the
deployment of future technologies.
"This contract renewal also directly supports DIA's GDIP IT Way Ahead
initiative to bring technology standardization and cost efficiencies to the
DoDIIS community. By consolidating multiple contracts, DIA is doing its
part to optimize the technology available to our intelligence community
while minimizing costs to the government," said Keough.
About GTSI Corp.
GTSI Corp. is the first information technology solutions provider
offering a total Technology Lifecycle Management (TLM) approach to
technology-based infrastructure solutions delivered through
industry-leading professional and financial services. TLM allows government
agencies to implement solutions of national significance faster and more
cost-effectively and to more easily manage technology from acquisition to
refresh to disposal. GTSI brings world class partners together with its
staff of engineers and certified professionals to tailor and implement
repeatable infrastructure solutions -- from simple to complex -- to meet
current and future requirements. GTSI is headquartered in Northern
Virginia, outside of Washington, D.C. Further information about the Company
is available at http://www.GTSI.com/About.
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