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[November 08, 2019]

Iron Bow Technologies Secures a Position on GSA's 2nd Generation Information Technology (2GIT) BPA for the Air Force

Iron Bow Technologies, a leading cyber and information technology solution provider to the government, commercial and healthcare markets, today announced it has been awarded GSA's (News - Alert) 2nd Generation Information Technology (2GIT) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) providing the U.S. Air Force (USAF) a full range of IT solutions. This BPA is the replacement for the USAF NETCENTS-2 Products contract, with a five-year performance period valued at $5.5B and is open to all government agencies.

The 2GIT contract will provide a streamlined process for procuring information technology hardware, software, supplies and installation services. The types of products available through the BPA include data center, end user devices, networking, radio equipment and order level material (OLM). In addition, the contract will incorporate the latest product validation, cyber security, and mission assurance controls and requirements. The contract has compliance built-in with Supply Chain Risk Management (SCRM), National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP) Common Criteria Evaluation and Validation Scheme, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS), Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP), as well as Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) components.

Through the 2GIT contract, Iron Bow will continue to provide the USAF and Government agencies products and associted services worldwide.

"Iron Bow has supported the USAF for more than two decades, most recently under the NETCENTS-2 Products IDIQ," said Rene LaVigne, President and CEO of Iron Bow Technologies. "It is an honor to add 2GIT to our portfolio of DoD IT contracts and continue our partnership with the USAF in their charge for excellence in cyber power and innovations to transform multi-domain operations."

Iron Bow currently supports the USAF with state-of-the-art unified communications, including voice, video and data over IP, audio visual displays, wired, wireless and software-defined networking, cloud services, software products, end customer devices and support, cyber security solutions, digitization data center virtualization and consolidation, servers storage, backup/recovery, and analytics, and Internet of Things (IoT) infrastructure, among other solutions. Iron Bow is also an NSA Trusted Integrator for CSfC.

The 2GIT contract complements Iron Bow's portfolio of contracts, including GSA IT Schedule 70, NASA SEWP V, ITES-3H and ITES-3S. The team's strong partnership with leading manufacturers, industry knowledge and technical expertise, provides a strong past performance base to continue to deliver on solutions and services across the IT continuum helping the USAF meet mission and business requirements.

About Iron Bow Technologies

Iron Bow Technologies is a leading IT solution provider dedicated to successfully transforming clients' technology investments into robust business capabilities. Working with government, commercial and healthcare clients, Iron Bow brings a depth of technical expertise as well as domain and market knowledge to deliver the right solution to achieve desired business outcomes. Iron Bow partners with clients from planning and implementation through ongoing maintenance and management to deliver solutions that are strong, flexible and on target with their mission. Iron Bow's global reach and strategic partnerships with industry leaders as well as disruptive technology partners ensures clients implement appropriate cutting edge technology in support of objectives. Learn more at www.ironbow.com.


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