WidePoint Corporation Awarded $2.8 Million in Multiple Cyber Security Orders in First Quarter of 2013 Awards Support the Strategic Evolution Towards a Full Suite of Managed Mobility Solutions
WASHINGTON, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY), a leading provider of secured, cloud-based, enterprise-wide solutions and services for telecommunications life-cycle and cyber security management, has received five Managed Credential Services contract awards and four near-term Purchase Orders with total value of more than $2.4 million; as well as one new multi-year contract/order with an initial value of approximately $400,000.
The orders predominantly involve the delivery of certified identity credentials, as well as training and support services, for federal identity management efforts; including WidePoint's ongoing initiative in support of the Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD-12) and the federal Shared Services Provider program.
WidePoint CEO Steve Komar stated, "These orders highlight WidePoint's strong and trusted presence in the federal marketplace and the continued adoption of our solutions by both commercial and federal users to ensure compliance with federal requirements for logical and physical authentication for access control and homeland security."
Komar added, "The awards further validate the depth of our expertise, our innovative solutions, and our comprehensive understanding of our customers' needs. Our knowledge of the complex requirements that our customers face daily, along with the strength of our solution set, have put us in a position to offer new and enhanced capabilities in the form of a complete suite of Managed Mobility Solutions to our markets in the years ahead."
WidePoint CTO Daniel Turissini can be seen at CARTES Secure Connexions America, in Las Vegas, NV, on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 11:30 PDT in the Barbaodos Room, speaking on "Federated Identity to enable Secure BYOD." For more information visit www.cartes-america.com.
WidePoint also will be demonstrating its latest Managed Mobility Solution offerings at the upcoming Interop Conference in Las Vegas, NV, May 7-9, 2013, at booth #458, in the Expo's Security Zone. For more information visit www.interop.com.
WidePoint is a specialist in providing telecommunications management and cybersecurity solutions utilizing its advanced information technology products and services. WidePoint has several wholly owned subsidiaries holding major government and commercial contracts. WidePoint enables Enterprises and Agencies to deploy fully compliant IT services in accordance with government mandated regulations and advanced system requirements. For more information, visit www.widepoint.com.
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