AWS Cloud Computing on GSA Schedule 70

A&T Systems Wins Approval to Provide Amazon Web Services Cloud Computing under GSA Schedule 70

A&T Systems GSA Schedule 70 allows all federal and public sector agencies to procure cloud computing.

Silver Spring, Maryland. October 23, 2013 – A&T Systems, Inc. (A&T) is pleased to announce that Amazon Web Services (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN) awarded A&T a GSA Letter of Supply that makes AWS Cloud Computing available to the public sector utilizing A&T’s GSA Schedule GS 35F-4003D effective October 17, 2013.

The AWS cloud is uniquely positioned to provide scalable cost-efficient solutions for public sector customers to find ways cloud services can be employed to meet mandates, reduce costs, drive efficiencies, and increase innovation. AWS, through A&T Systems, provides cloud services in a pay-as-you-go model, delivering access to technology resources that are managed by experts.

A&T Systems has been providing these services to the public sector for the last year with customers such as the Department of Veterans Affairs, National Institutes of Health and the State of Maryland. “With the AWS products and services now on our GSA Schedule, more agencies have the ability to procure cloud computing while receiving small business procurement credit from an agile and responsive government reseller and experienced AWS Advanced Consulting partner,” said Dr. Ashok Thareja, CEO of A&T Systems, Inc., and “with this contract GSA has made it much easier for other agencies to take advantage of the benefits of this well established Cloud solution.”

About A&T Systems

A&T Systems Inc. is a 29-year old company and considered the “Go To” Solution provider for mission critical IT & telecom infrastructure requirements for Federal, State and Local Governments.  A&T Systems specializes in Datacenter & Cloud Computing, Telecom Expense Management (TEM), Telecom Infrastructure & Upgrades, Website/Portal Implementations, Public Information & Communication Services, and maintains a full Professional Services Portfolio.

A&T’s relationship with GSA spans more than a decade and encompasses providing mission-critical Software as a Service (SaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Managed Services supporting Cloud and On-Premise datacenter installations. A&T Systems serves customers across the entire US and overseas.

About Amazon Web Services

Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services, Inc. began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services — now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of cloud computing, and AWS, is the ability to leverage a new business model and turn capital infrastructure expenses into variable costs. Businesses no longer need to plan and procure servers and other IT resources weeks or months in advance. Using AWS, businesses can take advantage of Amazon’s expertise and economies of scale to access resources when their business needs them, delivering results faster and at a lower cost. Today, Amazon Web Services provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of enterprise, government and startup customers businesses in 190 countries around the world. Amazon Web Services offers over 30 different services, including Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS). AWS services are available to customers from 190 data center locations around the world.

 

SOURCES at A&T Systems

Website: http://www.ats.com

 

Fred Sanders

Vice President, IT and Cloud Computing Solutions

301-675-5555

Fred.Sanders@ats.com

 

Dr. Ashok K. Thareja

President and CEO

301-384-1425 x313

Ashok.Thareja@ats.com