HERNDON, Va., June 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Discover Technologies announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) awarded them the 5-year single source BPA to establish planning, control, management, monitoring, and notification mechanisms to include working with and reporting to the Government's IT Project Managers and Business Program Managers to ensure that FDA projects stay on track and important milestones are met.
In addition, Discover will provide complete operations and management support, accessibility and Section 508 support and remediation as well as technical, design and SharePoint Governance support. The FDA environment includes 788 site collections and over 22,000 user accounts. Discover Technologies will be responsible for making recommendations to improve SharePoint environment performance, management of projects and programs through the integration of project server and helping FDA staff become knowledgeable in critical SharePoint skills through knowledge transfer.
According to Discover Technologies' President David Truitt, FDA selected Discover Technologies based on their extensive SharePoint and Section 508 experience. "Our people have been involved with SharePoint since V1 and we have become a leader in the accessible technology field through our development of Discover Access for SharePoint solution that instantly makes SharePoint compliant and easier to use by SharePoint workers who are blind and visually impaired."
About FDA: The FDA is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, effectiveness, and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, the nation's food supply, and certain other products. In total, the FDA regulates more than $1 trillion of consumer goods, or about 25% of consumer expenditures in the United States. The FDA's optimal performance has significant public health and economic benefits. The Agency can speed innovations to market, leading to more affordable medicines and foods. It protects public health, ensuring that people have access to accurate, science‐based information about their medicines and foods.
About Discover Technologies: Discover Technologies provides technology services and information management solutions for government and commercial enterprises. We help clients address records management challenges including unstructured data, compliance, migration, storage optimization, security and risk assessment. Our industry leading IT team has extensive experience developing and delivering enterprise content management (ECM); business process management (BPM); search; and accessibility solutions.
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