FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --CSRA Inc. (NYSE: CSRA), a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and professional services to government organizations, today announced it has established a strategic alliance with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and was recently selected to participate in the Government Competency and AWS GovCloud (US) Skill Programs.
"Our work with AWS is one of our key differentiators and enablers to providing secure cloud capabilities and cost savings to our customers," said Larry Prior, CSRA president and CEO. "We are leveraging this relationship to introduce innovation to our alliance partners and developing the right solutions and brilliant teams to address critical customer mission challenges. Our customers have diverse requirements for migrating and operating workloads in the cloud and they rely on the underlying AWS infrastructure as well as our expertise to manage services and make operations more efficient."
Working with AWS, CSRA has access to highly trained solution architects, certifications and various resources to enhance workforce capabilities, which enables CSRA to harness the innovations developed in the AWS Partner Network (APN) community to drive technical differentiation for new business pursuits and solution roadmaps.
The AWS GovCloud (US) Skill Program identifies and showcases APN consultants with experience in architecting, operating and managing workloads in the AWS GovCloud (US). CSRA was selected to participate in the program based on achievement of premier APN partner status and vetted expertise in delivering workloads in the AWS GovCloud (US) region. The company also demonstrated customer success, technical proficiency and received validation from internal AWS teams.
"CSRA continues to focus on building AWS competencies to successfully deliver workloads to its U.S. government customers," said Teresa Carlson, vice president, Worldwide Public Sector, Amazon Web Services, Inc. "Their inclusion in the Government Competency Program and the AWS GovCloud (US) Skill Program showcases this commitment, and together we can provide a complete cloud services and cloud management portfolio that will give government customers fast, flexible access to the cloud."
About CSRA Inc. Every day CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) makes a difference in how the government serves our country and our citizens. We deliver a broad range of innovative, cloud-enabled, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their applications, infrastructure, and assets and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens. Our 18,000 employees understand that success is a matter of perseverance, courage, adaptability and experience. CSRA is headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia. To learn more about CSRA, visit www.csra.com.
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