DRT Strategies to Provide Cloud Computing Solutions to USDA’s Enterprise Application Services (EAS)
DRT Strategies earns opportunity under new blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to support the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of Chief Information Officer.
Arlington, VA – October 11, 2018 – DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) (http://www.drtstrategies.com), a leading management and technology firm, announced today that the company will support the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Office of Chief Information Officer (OCIO), Enterprise Application Services (EAS) under a new cloud computing blanket purchase agreement (BPA). As a subcontractor to teaming partner, Spatial Front (http://www.spatialfront.com ), DRT will provide application design, configuration, and support using cloud platforms including Salesforce and ServiceNow. This work specifically supports USDA initiatives to utilize cloud computing technologies such as Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) to achieve improved agility, capability, and performance. DRT’s specific responsibilities includes:
- All facets associated with implementing enterprise-wide cloud solutions including user experience (UX) design, business analysis, development, and integration with existing systems
- Program management support and Center of Excellence (COE) governance for managing applications on an enterprise-wide platform
- Training to support rapid user adoption of cloud-based services
“We are pleased to expand our work with USDA and build this new partnership with OCIO in supporting them with their cloud technology-based application configuration needs,” commented Jay Hadley, Vice President, Civilian Business Unit at DRT Strategies.
“As more agencies turn to DRT to drive modernization using cloud platforms, we are proud to have earned the opportunity to exercise our deep expertise with USDA. Doing so will be critical to ensuring USDA delivers its programs efficiently, effectively, and with integrity.”
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, rural development, nutrition, and related issues based on public policy, the best available science, and effective management. The USDA has a vision to provide economic opportunity through innovation, helping rural America to thrive; to promote agriculture production that better nourishes Americans while also helping feed others throughout the world; and to preserve our Nation's natural resources through conservation, restored forests, improved watersheds, and healthy private working lands.
DRT Strategies, Inc. (DRT) is a leading management and technology firm providing information technology (IT) solutions, health IT services, program management and financial management solutions to federal agencies and enterprise clients in the technology and financial services sectors. The company is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Consulting Partner, holds an ISO 9001:2015 certification and has achieved CMMI-DEV Level 3. DRT is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with offices in Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland, Atlanta, Georgia, and Kansas City, Missouri. More information on the company can be found at www.drtstrategies.com.