Engineering Services Network Wins Multiple-Year IT Security Contract

ESN to Support Veterans Affairs Office of Information & Technology and the Office of Enterprise Security Solution Service Integration Test Lab (VA ESTS)

Oct 24, 2013, 09:30 ET from ESN (Engineering Services Network, Inc.)

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Engineering Services Network, Inc., an engineering and technology solutions company providing information technology services to DoD and other federal agencies, announced a subcontract task order award to provide enterprise security testing services, and support VA security project initiatives for the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Information & Technology and the Office of Enterprise Security Solution Service Integration Test Lab (VA ESTS). ESN will be providing subcontractor services to Systems Made Simple, Inc. (SMS), the Prime Contractor awarded the VA ESTS Task Order under SMS' Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology (T4) contract vehicle.


"We believe this contract award demonstrates ESN's proven ability to provide enterprise security testing and IT security solutions to our government customers," said ESN President and CEO Raymond F. Lopez, Jr.

ESN is a subcontractor to New York-based Systems Made Simple (SMS) to provide support for daily security performance, integration, interoperability, and evaluation of emerging technology and existing configurations of general support systems and major applications throughout the VA IT Enterprise Architecture.

Like ESN, Systems Made Simple, Inc. is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business. Systems Made Simple, Inc. was founded by two businessmen who had a different approach. With backgrounds in systems engineering, SMS President, Al Nardslico, and CEO, Ron Fishbeck, believed that the company should be built on the foundation of providing innovative and quality solutions at a fair fixed cost.

About Engineering Services Network, Inc.
ESN is a trusted leader in engineering and technology solutions. For nearly two decades, ESN has been proudly standing "Shoulder to Shoulder®" with our military and government customers, delivering critical services for missions. ESN provides military and government customers with mission-critical services in:  professional management & systems engineering services; cyber security & information / mission assurance services; network design, integration, & data center consolidation services; enterprise IT ITIL & ITSM services; systems development & life-cycle services; health IT services; and acquisition services.

Based in Arlington, VA, ESN is ISO 9001:2008 certified and has achieved Software Engineering Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 2 for Services v 1.3, and CMMI Maturity Level 3 for Development v 1.3.

ESN experience includes the VA, U.S. Navy, Army, Air Force, Marine Corps, Military Sealift Command and other federal agencies. Visit ESN

About SMS
Systems Made Simple (SMS) is a Service-disabled, Veteran-owned Business that delivers leading IT solutions to Fortune 500 customers and federal agencies, including the Department of Veterans Affairs, Environmental Protection Agency and General Services Administration. For more than 20 years, SMS has provided program management, integration services, data management, and systems and software engineering that address unique business and operational challenges. Each healthcare system developed by SMS is customized to enhance day-to-day business transactions, maximize efficiencies, eliminate risks, reduce costs and improve healthcare outcomes. To learn more, visit

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