WidePoint Corporation Awarded Wireless Managed Services Contracts by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Federal Communications Commission
MCLEAN, Va., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY), a leading provider of secured, cloud-based, enterprise-wide solutions and services in mobile communications management and identity management solutions, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, iSYS LLC (iSYS), has been awarded contracts by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to provide Wireless Managed Services, including Telecom Expense Management (TEM). The FCC contract has a one-year period. The CDC contract has a one base-year period with four one-year option periods, with a total contract value of approximately $1.8 million.
iSYS will provide the agencies with wireless management solutions for all of their mobile devices and services, delivering complete outsourcing and consolidation across multiple services and providers for mobile device ordering, service renewals, and services changes. The solution will encompass: ordering, procurement, asset and inventory management, rate plan and contract optimization, invoice management and contract compliance services, dispute recovery, help desk, and device recycling services. iSYS wireless management solutions are part of WidePoint's complete Managed Mobility Services (MMS) offering, recently recognized by Gartner Inc. with its inclusion of WidePoint in Gartner's first Magic Quadrant for Managed Mobility Services.
The FCC contract was awarded through the GSA IT Schedule 70 (GS-35F-0232N) Federal Supply Source (FSS) contract. iSYS also currently delivers TEM solutions through GSA IT Schedule 70 to the Transportation Security Administration, National Science Foundation, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
CDC has been a customer of iSYS TEM services since May 2006. In 2010, GSA recognized CDC with an Award for Cost Effectiveness, acknowledging the CDC TEM Program Team for excellence and cost-saving.
"We are honored to continue our support of CDC," said Jin Kang, EVP and Chief Operations Officer of WidePoint. "CDC relies heavily on mobile communications services, and the iSYS wireless management services can deliver tangible savings." He added, "The FCC is implementing innovative and cost-effective technological solutions in accordance with the Digital Government Strategy. We look forward to delivering a consolidated mobile management program to the FCC that is supported by unrivaled data protection."
Steven L. Komar, WidePoint CEO & Chairman, said, "WidePoint is pleased to see our work with CDC continue and expand, and we're very pleased to be selected by the FCC, the agency responsible for our nation's communications policies and infrastructure." Continuing, Mr. Komar added: "As more government agencies and health providers seek secure mobile management solutions, our track record of delivering award-winning value across multiple contract awards establishes WidePoint as the preferred provider of wireless managed mobility solutions."
Disclaimer: This disclaimer is required by Contract No. FCC13G0097. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has not reviewed or approved any statement in this document for accuracy or validity. The FCC and its employees do not endorse goods or services provided by this firm or any other firm, except as allowed by 5 C.F.R. 2635.702(c)(1)-(2), which do not apply here.
WidePoint is a leading provider of secured, cloud-delivered, enterprise-wide information technology-based solutions that can enable enterprises and agencies to deploy fully compliant IT services in accordance with government mandated regulations and advanced system requirements. WidePoint has several major government and commercial contracts. For more information, visit www.widepoint.com.
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