Emergent™ Awarded a Department of Defense ESI Blanket Purchase Agreement for Adobe Digital Media Products

Jul 18, 2012, 09:00 ET from Emergent

VIENNA, Va., July 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Emergent, an award-winning small business and IT solutions provider, today announced it has been awarded an Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) for the purchase of Adobe Systems Incorporated Digital Media products and maintenance by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). The BPA provides the DoD a cost-effective, streamlined procurement mechanism for Adobe® Digital Media solutions.  The agreement is a two-year contract with option to extend two more years.

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"We are pleased to announce our recently awarded DoD ESI BPA for Adobe Digital Media solutions to the Department of Defense," says Greg Christensen. "The Emergent team has worked hard to establish the BPA in an effort to provide our DoD customers access to better pricing, streamlined procurement and a rich and powerful citizen experiences with Adobe Digital Media software."

The products are available to all components of the DoD.  Some of the products offered on the BPA are: the Adobe Acrobat® family, Adobe Creative Suite® family, Adobe eLearning Suite, Adobe Captivate® and more.

The addition of the DoD BPA to Emergent's contract portfolio reinforces its mission to offer complimentary best of breed products and technologies solving mission critical government business challenges at competitive pricing.

About Emergent
Emergent is an award winning Value Added Reseller (VAR) and GSA Schedule Holder (GS-35F-0119W) providing comprehensive IT solutions including product acquisition, consulting and training services.  Emergent offers complimentary technology solutions including, Adobe, Google, Red Hat, Symantec and VeriSign, among others within the government, commercial, education and healthcare sectors. For more information, visit http://www.emergent360.com

About the Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative
The DoD Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) is a joint initiative of the DoD CIO to maximize DoD buying power and take advantage of the significant cost savings and management efficiencies that result from acquiring and managing commercially available software, IT hardware and selected services on a DoD-wide basis. Additional information about the ESI can be located at www.esi.mil.

Adobe, Acrobat, Captivate, and Creative Suite are registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated and/or its affiliates.

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