CHANTILLY, Va., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vencore, Inc., today announced it was awarded a position on the United States General Services Administration's (GSA) Agile Delivery Services Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) program valued at $25 million to support its digital services innovation arm—18F.
18F is an internal team at the GSA created to improve federal IT services and tasked with solving government-wide IT problems in a responsive, collaborative and rapid problem-solving manner. The BPA allows 18F to team with industry companies to successfully manage the increasing demand for its services.
"We are proud, long-term partners with GSA," said Mac Curtis, president and chief executive officer of Vencore. "This win marks the beginning of a new era, and serves as a true testament of Vencore's agile software development approach and ability to immediately respond to customer challenges. 18F is changing the way we think about IT services and will allow the government to respond more swiftly to its government clients' needs."
The primary goal of the BPA is to enable government agencies to buy services for agile development projects and transform the way digital services are purchased into a leaner, rapid-response model. It will draw on the experience and success of companies known for their agile and user-centered approach. Under the contract, Vencore will have an opportunity to bring its proven, agile software development and user-friendly architecture to agencies government-wide.
Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore and its transformational applied research organization, Vencore Labs, design, develop and deliver high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.
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