WidePoint Subsidiary iSYS Awarded Contract to Provide Telecom Expense Management Services to the National Science Foundation
MCLEAN, Virginia, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Mkt: WYY), a leading provider of cloud-based telecommunications life-cycle and trusted cybersecurity management announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, iSYS, LLC ("iSYS"), has been awarded a new contract to provide mobile Telecom Expense Management Services (TEMS) to the National Science Foundation (NSF). The contract has a base period of one year with two one-year option periods. The contract is worth up to $211K including all option periods.
iSYS will provide a comprehensive and customized TEMS solution to the NSF through the General Services Administration's (GSA) Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative (FSSI) TEMS Contract. The NSF TEMS program will encompass the full lifecycle management of NSF's wireless telecommunications assets.
"iSYS is honored to be selected by the National Science Foundation to provide TEMS," said Jin Kang, President of iSYS. "We look forward to working with the NSF to maximize its mobile resources and budget." iSYS TEM solutions combine telecom industry expertise, managed services and the company's award-winning, customizable web-based portal – called ITMS© for "Intelligent Telecommunication Management System" - to drive efficiency and cost reduction. ITMS© is recognized for meeting U.S. Department of Defense's Gold Disk Standard for Data Security.
"It is an exciting time to work with the Federal Government as a mobile expense management provider," said Kang. "The Federal CIO Council, GSA and the Digital Services Innovation Center are championing innovative solutions to build a more efficient and effective government through the Digital Government Strategy. Our TEMS solution addresses a key goal of the Digital Government Strategy: Enterprise-wide mobile device and wireless service contract inventory management and optimization." iSYS TEMS solutions to date have been delivering 30-65% NET savings on mobile budgets to numerous Federal Government agencies, including the Department of Veteran Affairs VA Capitol Health Care Network (VISN5), Transportation Security Administration, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Customs and Border Protection and the Department of Defense's Washington Headquarter Services, among others.
"We are pleased that our TEMS solution is the choice of yet another Federal agency, the National Science Foundation," said Steve Komar, WidePoint CEO & Chairman. "With all Federal agencies needing to develop, manage and optimize their mobile device and contract service inventories, we are confident that our TEMS solution will continue to be the preferred choice of agencies seeking to substantially reduce their mobile costs."
About iSYS, LLC:
iSYS, LLC (www.isysllc.com) is a leading provider of telecom management services and has delivered innovative Information Technology solutions to U.S. Federal, State and Local government agencies and commercial clients since 1999. iSYS provides Telecom Expense Management Solutions. iSYS is based in McLean, Virginia. For more information, visit http://www.isysllc.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 organizations to deploy fully compliant IT services in accordance with government-mandated regulations and advanced system requirements. For more information, visit www.widepoint.com.
SOURCE WidePoint Corporation