MCLEAN, Va., April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE Amex: WYY), a specialist in communications management and cybersecurity solutions, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, iSYS, LLC ("iSYS"), has won the first task order with the State of Utah under the Master Agreement contract to provide the Western States Contracting Alliance ("WSCA") with Wireless Management and Contract Compliance Services. Under this task order, iSYS will conduct a wireless telecom contract audit for all Agencies and Departments of the State of Utah. The award is a performance based shared savings agreement.
"We are excited to have been selected to perform this wireless audit for the State of Utah," said Jin Kang, President of iSYS. "We are committed to supporting the State of Utah and other WSCA members in reducing their overall telecom cost. This is the first Task Order issued under our Master Agreement with the WSCA member states, and we look forward to building on it, both within the State of Utah for additional telecom expense management services and in other member states as they pursue their own audits and communications management optimization planning strategies."
Steve Komar, WidePoint CEO, stated, "We are pleased that our investments in time and resources to target and expand our services into the state and local marketplace are showing positive results. We look forward to continuing the expansion of our reach into other state's and local municipalities through our new relationship with WSCA. The current pace of new awards and extensions in our Federal and State marketplaces, coupled with the addition of new awards we have recently received in our commercial marketplace, demonstrate both the need and demand that our communications management proprietary solutions offer the marketplace.
As announced on March 22, 2012, the Master Agreement provides for wireless telecom contract auditing, compliance and cost recovery services and plan optimization and right sizing as part of a comprehensive wireless management tool for cell phones including data services for WSCA member states. The period of performance for the Master Agreement is February 1, 2012 through January 31, 2015. This three-year contract was a multi-award, indefinite-duration/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) type contract, and it is available to the State of Utah and all 52 members of the NASPO Cooperative, including the 15 members of WSCA.
WSCA is a cooperative purchasing arm of the National Association of State Purchasing Officials ("NASPO"). WSCA's mission is to implement multi-state contracts to achieve cost-effective and efficient acquisition of quality products and services for its member states. WSCA member states include Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming. The State of Utah, Division of Purchasing was designated by WSCA to be the lead State conducting this procurement and all other NASPO states may also participate in using this Master Agreement.
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 communications 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 http://www.widepoint.com.
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