Arlington, VA (PRWEB) July 17, 2012
Ellumen, a leading provider of professional services and IT solutions, announced today it was awarded the Chief Information Officer - Solutions and Partners 3 Small Business (CIO-SP3 SB) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) for IT solutions and services. Managed by the National Institutes of Health IT Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC), the CIO-SP3 GWAC serves as a vehicle for all federal agencies, state and local governments to procure services and solutions in ten task areas, including: biomedical research and healthcare; CIO support; imaging; IT operations and maintenance; integration services; critical infrastructure protection and information assurance; digital government; and software development.
The contract is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) with a ten-year base period worth up to $20 billion. Under the terms of the contract, Ellumen will operate and maintain support for CIO-SP3 under the established Program Management Office. Planning and monitoring are key elements of the successful execution of any work effort and Ellumen’s corporate management approach is based on tailoring best practices from PMI, ITIL, and CMMI to meet the unique needs of each customer’s effort.
“We are excited to support the CIO-SP3 program and opportunity to help government agencies have access to the most innovative and relevant technologies so they may quickly fulfill complex enterprise needs,” commented William J. McCollough, CEO at Ellumen. “Ellumen counts numerous successful customer projects in healthcare, information technology and cyber security, and we aim to maintain our track record here by providing government customers with proven process-driven services and solutions.
This latest win for Ellumen comes on the heels of winning a contract from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for operations and maintenance support for the National Cancer Institute National Biomedical Imaging Archive (NBIA), a searchable, national online archive integrating in vivo cancer images with clinical and genomic data. Ellumen operates and maintains technical support for NBIA, which is supported by the Center for Biomedical Informatics and Information Technology (CBIIT) and the National Cancer Informatics Program (NCIP), the successor to the NCI’s caBIG program.
About Ellumen Inc.
Ellumen provides process-driven, results-oriented professional services and IT solutions for government and commercial customers. From consultant and technical services to complex enterprise solutions for critical business and technology needs, Ellumen deliver projects on-time and within budget, proven by nearly a decade of successful customer engagements with zero project failures. Ellumen’s expertise is in healthcare, information technology and cyber security, and helps clients prepare for the future of health information exchange (HIE) through clinical standards interoperability, data analytics and data security. Ellumen is headquartered in Arlington, VA. More information can be found at http://www.ellumen.com.