|[May 09, 2012]
Aquilent Adds Amazon Web Services GovCloud (US) Region to GSA IT-70 Schedule
LAUREL, Md. --(Business Wire)--
Aquilent, the leader in Federal cloud computing strategy and
implementation, today announced that it has added Amazon Web Services (News - Alert)
(AWS) GovCloud (US) Region to its GSA
Information Technology Schedule-70 (IT-70). This addition to
Aquilent's GSA (News - Alert) IT-70 Schedule gives the government easier, more
affordable access to premiere cloud services, supported by Aquilent's
highly strategic and consultative approach to technology strategy and
This powerful combination of Aquilent, AWS, and GSA reduces security
concerns, simplifies procurement, and eases implementation, therefore
removing the barriers encumbering the Federal Government's move to the
Significantly reduces security concerns: Now you can leverage
the FISMA compliant FederalCommunity Cloud: AWS GovCloud (US) Region.
Easy to procure: AWSGovCloud (US) Region is now available on
GSA IT-70, which is pre-competed and available to the entire
Eases implementation: Moving to the cloud can be challenging,
and requires experience focused on the Federal government. Aquilent is
the only provider of end-to-end Federal cloud servics. Aquilent's
cloud-centric offerings include cloud strategy, architecture,
migration, support, security, and application development.
AWS GovCloud (US) Region gives government agencies and contractors the
ability to move more sensitive workloads into the cloud by addressing
their specific regulatory and compliance requirements such as FISMA,
ITAR, HIPAA, SSAE 16/SOC1, ISO/IEC (News - Alert) 27001, and PCI DSS Level 1.
Aquilent's proven approach to achieving the government's "Cloud
First" philosophy combines technology strategy and managed services
creating a roadmap for long term success. Aquilent also works with its
customers to ensure full visibility into cloud assets, and provides an
affordable, scalable delivery strategy that meets strict federal budget
"Aquilent is thrilled to have the opportunity to offer the AWS GovCloud
(US) Region through the GSA IT-70 Schedule," stated Aquilent CEO, David
Fout. "At this point, every agency should have a cloud strategy in
place. Regardless of the stage, Aquilent is uniquely qualified to offer
a full spectrum of services to support the government's cloud needs."
Named the Government
Contracting Firm of the Year by the Tech Council of MD, Aquilent is
the recognized leading provider of Web-based and Cloud solutions shaping
the next generation of technology for the federal government.
Specializing in acquisition and finance, web applications, content
management, technology strategy and program management office, Aquilent
is guided by an unwavering commitment to deliver solutions that maximize
efficiency, reduce risk, and provide quantifiable results. To learn more
about Aquilent, three times recognized as one of the Top
50 Best Places to Work by the Washington Business Journal, visit www.aquilent.com.
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