FAIRFAX, Va., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. (Salient), a leading provider of information technology, engineering, and intelligence analytic services to agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, cyber security, and federal civilian markets, today announced the award of a prime IDIQ contract supporting Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC). The IT Infrastructure Operations Services and Support(ITIOSS) program provides infrastructure operations and maintenance (O&M) and development, modernization, and enhancement (DM&E) support to PBGC. This multiple-award IDIQ contract is a one-year contract with four (4) one-year option periods with an anticipated ceiling of $140M.
Under this contract, Salient will respond to task order requests to modernize, consolidate, and simplify PBGC's IT infrastructure to improve performance and reduce costs. Salient will also provide PBGC with the capability to install, operate, and maintain IT hardware and software components; and the expertise to identify, implement, and manage the most effective and efficient application of technology to meet PBGC's mission requirements. By combining the IT infrastructure with development and integration reducing risk, modernizing, and right-sizing, Salient will provide immediate IT infrastructure and process improvements for end-user satisfaction.
"For over a decade, Salient has supported PBGC's mission by providing software development support on the BMA, CMS, and AESS contracts. We are excited to have the opportunity to build upon our existing partnership to include the IT infrastructure to design and deliver a modernized IT program," says Bill Parker, COO of Salient. "Our team combines the PBGC knowledge and service management proficiency to achieve ITIOSS mission success."
Salient believes that quality service is achieved through best practices and repeatable, auditable processes. This work will be performed under Salient's Federal Mission Software Solutions (FMSS) Business Unit. FMSS prides itself on its unique Monitor Everything approach, a proven methodology that leverages technology and business acumen to monitor the entire IT Service Delivery model.
Monitor Everything provides comprehensive situational awareness and enables proactive changes rather than reactive maintenance. Salient combines Monitor Everything with our Agile Methodology to provide the process discipline and governance needed to meet the PBGC and ITIOSS objectives while minimizing implementation risk.
About Salient Federal Solutions: Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of Federal IT and engineering solutions enabling government and industry to respond quickly to new or surge mission requirements with exactly the right people, skills, expertise, and technical solutions. The company works to accelerate mission impact by delivering highly adaptable technology services, engineering solutions, and domain expertise enabling customers to rapidly meet the pressing requirements of today, while anticipating tomorrow's evolving challenges. Salient Federal Solutions is headquartered in Fairfax, Va., with offices in McLean, Colorado Springs, St. Louis, Norfolk, Orlando, San Diego, and Tampa. More information is available at www.salientfed.com.
Salient has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America's Most Promising Companies.
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