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Ross Group Inc Member of Team Awarded U.S. Air Force EISM Contract
This work provides information technology (IT) services to assist network-centric operations under the Network Centric Solutions-2 (NETCENTS-2) Enterprise Integration and Services Management (EISM) Contract.
Dayton, Ohio, March 28, 2011 – Ross Group Inc (www.rossgroupinc.com) announced today that it was awarded a subcontract by prime contractor Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) to support the NETCENTS-2 EISM contract. The multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has a total ceiling value of $460 million for all awardees, if all options are exercised.
The EISM contract provides the Air Force with a new capability for enterprise-level information technology management including Services Lifecycle Management (SLM) using non-personal Advisory and Assistance Services (A&AS) contracts. Because EISM provides strategic level consulting, it will help the Air Force and its major commands, direct reporting units and center-level organizations manage and plan for IT and net-centric changes within their domains. These services will enable enterprise integration and service management support for both infrastructure and mission capabilities.
"Ross Group is well positioned with SAIC to provide complementary Services Lifecycle Management on EISM" says Steve Woody, Senior Vice-President of Government Solutions. "We provide best practice SLM services to customers across the country running Ross Group’s Enterprise Application Software (EAS) systems built on Web Services (WS) and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) frameworks. They rely on our SLM support, methodology, and continual service improvement."
About Ross Group
Ross Group Inc, founded in 1994, is a next generation technology services firm headquartered in Dayton, Ohio near Wright-Patterson AFB (WPAFB) and an Oracle and Microsoft partner company. Ross Group is currently performing high-end database and data management, software engineering, and sustainment services for the Air Force at Wright Patterson AFB. Ross Group Inc provides SOA and Web Services 2 Enterprise Application Software (EAS) to the largest segment of auto clubs in North America and provides an Oracle based EAS solution to many North American University Veterinary schools. In addition, the Ross Group portfolio includes software application engineering and integration, web services, software testing, enterprise database management, network and systems engineering, information assurance, deployment services, managed services, service lifecycle management (SLM), Continuity of Operations (COOP), and IT best practices.
For more information on Ross Group Government Solutions please contact Mark Ross at 800.734.9304.