Department of Homeland Security Selects Govplace to Provide IT Products and Solutions

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Govplace Experience and Expertise Assisting Government Agencies with IT Procurement Key Factors behind Decision

IRVINE, Calif. — Govplace has been awarded a contract for information technology products and solutions as part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) newly formed FirstSource program. Govplace, located in Irvine, California, specializes in providing IT products and solutions to government agencies. “Our exclusive focus on government agencies and their specialized IT needs and buying requirements helped us win this contract,” said Adam Robinson CEO of Govplace. “Our advanced technical offerings, reliability and responsiveness also contributed to Govplace being selected by the DHS.” “Govplace is proud to be a part of the FirstSource program and looks forward to working with the DHS to help them accomplish their mission of protecting the homeland.”

The DHS created the FirstSource program to consolidate IT procurement across the Department’s disperse agencies. “These contract arrangements will help us speed up the delivery of IT commodities and ensure that we have a flexible and cost-effective process moving forward,” said Scott Charbo, DHS Chief Information Officer, in a press release by the department. “It will also help further the integration of our information technology systems across the department, which is one of our most important goals.” The FirstSource contract is estimated to include up to $3 billion of IT products and solutions over a possible five year period.

About Govplace

Govplace provides enterprise IT solutions and integration to meet today’s datacenter requirements. Core solution offerings are based around server consolidation, virtualization, storage, disaster recovery, business continuity, security and network infrastructure. Govplace’s exclusive focus on the state, local, education, and federal customer provides a unique understanding of the technical and non-technical needs of a public sector account including contracts, regulatory compliance and best practices. Govplace is a DHS FirstSource provider. Govplace, 15507 Rockfield Blvd., Suite 305, Irvine, CA 92618, 949-297-4000, www.govplace.com

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