|By Business Wire
|February 5, 2013 10:45 AM EST
Solutions, a leading value-added reseller in government information
technology (IT) software and services, announced that it has added Amazon
Web Services (AWS), a leading provider of IT infrastructure and web
services, to its GSA
IT Schedule 70 (GS-35F-4543G), NIH ECS III, NCPA, and other
agency-specific contracts. Through these contracts, federal, state,
local and tribal government entities now have fast and cost effective
means to procure secure and reliable cloud-ready AWS solutions, thus
enabling them to instantly spin-up hundreds or thousands of servers and
storage in minutes, reducing delivery time to constituents.
DLT Solutions’ contracts now include AWS offerings across multiple AWS
Regions including the AWS GovCloud Region. These regions incorporate
many of the same security controls, but AWS GovCloud brings added value
to government customers who need an additional level of regulatory
compliance. The AWS GovCloud Region framework adheres to International
Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) requirements, providing a cloud
option to customers who have the specific requirement that their systems
and data be only accessed by U.S. persons. DLT Solutions’ status as an
APN Advanced Consulting Partner for AWS provides its government
customers with the confidence and guidance to ensure the best solution
to fit their needs and requirements.
“AWS provides government agencies a secure, reliable, and cost-effective
computing platform in the cloud. By using AWS services, government
organizations can focus on meeting their mission-critical objectives,
and spend less time procuring, developing, or managing IT resources,”
explained Teresa Carlson, vice president of worldwide public sector for
Amazon Web Services. “AWS is excited to expand our relationship with DLT
who combines industry expertise and knowledge with a customer-focused
“Many of our customers are intrigued by the benefits that cloud
computing may bring. Infrastructure- and Platform-as-a-Service offerings
bring a wealth of new capabilities, flexibility and opportunity to the
public sector,” explained David
Blankenhorn, chief cloud technologist and leader of the DLT Cloud
Advisory Group. “We are excited about our relationship with Amazon Web
Services and the power and flexibility cloud computing can bring to our
public sector customers. With the addition of AWS to DLT’s multiple
contract vehicles, we can provide this new technology platform through
several well-known and trusted procurement vehicles such as GSA
Schedule, NIH Electronic Commodity Store III, and the National
Cooperative Purchasing Alliance contracts. DLT is committed to ensuring
a fast, competitive, and flexible means to acquire cloud computing.”
In late 2012, DLT Solutions announced that the General Services
Administration (GSA) exercised its option to extend DLT Solutions’ GSA
IT Schedule 70 (GS-35F-4543G) contract through March 31, 2017.
Dedicated to providing customers with knowledge and advice on cloud
computing technology, the DLT Cloud Advisory Group (CAG) helps customers
navigate current mandates, available solutions and the best options for
your environment. To learn more about the cloud computing options for
public sector agencies, visit the Cloud
Advisory Group web page or download our free “Cloud
Computing for Govies” eBook.
About DLT Solutions
For more than twenty years, DLT Solutions has been the IT software and
solutions provider of choice for federal,
government and education
customers. By hand selecting its manufacturer partners including Amazon
Web Services, Autodesk,
DLT fulfills its mission to be a value-added reseller of only the best
software and hardware products and services, as well as a premier
provider of technical support, through its many government contracts.
The company specializes in carefully-selected solution areas — Cloud
Center Consolidation, Geospatial
Data Systems and Computer-Aided Design for Transportation,
For more information or to place an order, contact DLT Solutions at
800-262-4358; email [email protected]; or
Also, on LinkedIn and Twitter (@DLTSolutions).
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from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve
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competition, management of growth, new products, services and
technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international
expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, fulfillment and
data center optimization, seasonality, commercial agreements,
acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign exchange rates, system
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