ViON Corporation Named Small Business OEM Prime Contractor on $20B NITAAC Chief Information Officer –
Commodity Solutions (CIO-CS) Contract
HERNDON, Va. – May 14, 2015 – ViON Corporation, a market leader in the design, delivery and maintenance of mission critical IT infrastructure solutions, today announced that The National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) has named ViON as a Prime Contractor on the Chief Information Officer – Commodities Solutions (CIO-CS) Government-Wide Acquisitions Contract (GWAC). Under CIO-CS, ViON will provide federal agencies with Cloud offerings and capabilities as well as general IT products and services to promote health and life sciences. The CIO-CS GWAC is a ten (10) year Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract with an estimated value of $20 billion. ViON is the only CIO-CS small business OEM awardee.
“ViON is pleased to be named as a Prime Contractor on NITAAC CIO-CS and to expand the purchasing power and ease with which our federal customers can acquire the solutions and services they need to keep up with rapidly advancing IT models with this powerful purchasing vehicle,” said Tom Frana, President and CEO of ViON.
CIO-CS replaces NIH’s Electronic Commodities Store ECS III GWAC and is designed to help federal agencies, particularly those involved in healthcare and clinical and biological research, to quickly and affordably access state of the art technology solutions.
ViON has an established healthcare practice and proven history of delivering IT solutions to federal government agencies. The company has longstanding partnerships with key OEMs, including Hitachi Data Systems, Cisco Systems, IBM, Brocade, EMC, NetApp, Dell and others. ViON will provide services and infrastructure under CIO-CS, continuing to support government efforts with a focus on health and biomedical-related IT in support of federal agencies' health missions. Under this contract, ViON will also manage processes that deliver NITAAC service solutions to CIO-CS customers.
The NITAAC CIO-CS contract became effective on May 1, 2015 and joins ViON’s growing list of federal contracts, including SEWP V, Seaport-e and GSA Schedule 70. To learn more about ViON’s capabilities and contract portfolio, visit www.vion.com.
About ViON Corporation
ViON Corporation designs, delivers and maintains mission-critical IT infrastructure solutions on an enterprise scale for the military, governments and commercial businesses, while offering the highest level of security available anywhere around the globe. ViON is well known for its cost-effective compute, network and storage capabilities, delivered on premise or through the cloud anywhere on earth. Supported by cleared resources that are highly trained and armed with the industry's latest certifications and specializations, ViON has a legacy of helping its customers meet business goals and mission objectives, support warfighters and deliver citizen services and drive innovation and business growth. The veteran-owned business is located in Herndon, Virginia with field offices throughout the United States. For more information visit www.vion.com.
Edward Levens (for ViON)