Arlington, VA (PRWEB) January 24, 2014
Nexum, Inc., a leader in networking and cybersecurity solutions, is pleased to announce that its prime partner, Blackstone Technology Group, is one of eleven contractors that have been awarded a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) II contract in Functional Category 2 – Unrestricted Track, Information Technology Program Support Services. EAGLE II is a contract to provide the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) a wide range of information technology solutions and support services, particularly cybersecurity.
The DHS EAGLE II contract vehicle provides a $22B ceiling to procure IT services over the seven year period of performance. The services areas in Functional Category 2 span IT policy and planning, capital planning, strategic planning, workforce planning, budget execution, performance management, enterprise architecture, data management, information sharing, information security, training, enterprise resource management, business process re-engineering, IT transformation and strategy, organizational change management, and program management office support. Overall, DHS plays a key role in security the federal government's civilian cyber networks and helping to secure the broader cyber ecosystem.
“We are thrilled to have been selected for this important award that allows us to continue delivering creative and innovative solutions critical to the success of the Homeland Security community and DHS mission. Blackstone and its team of partners are leaders in the delivery of IT Program Support Services, serving DHS since its inception and maintaining a long and distinguished track-record of delivering solutions relevant to Functional Category 2," said Don Page, Executive Director, Federal Consulting Practice, Blackstone Technology Group.
Nexum’s cybersecurity expertise enhances the overall offerings of the Blackstone team and will help DHS in its mission to secure the nation from the many threats we face.
“Blackstone Technology Group has helped DHS and its components achieve results for more than 10 years. We are proud to be one of the eleven awardees to earn a place on the EAGLE II vehicle in the Functional Category 2 – Unrestricted Track as a way for us to continue this work and use our expertise, passion and commitment to help DHS drive taxpayer value through emerging technology and services," said David Mysona, Chief Executive Officer, Blackstone Technology Group.
Nexum is a partner with Blackstone on this award. For more information on the Blackstone EAGLE II contract vehicle and partners, visit eagle2.bstonetech.com or contact us ateagle2(at)bstonetech(dot)com.