SAWTST serves as a Prime with IBM, AWS and Softlayer to support the Department of the Army, Assistant Secretary for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, Program Executive Office, Enterprise Information Systems (PEO-EIS), and Product Direct - Enterprise Computing (PD EC) providing cloud computing to Army applications, including data storage requirements and transaction volume. As the Army consolidates data centers and transfers applications to the commercial cloud, SAWTST assists providing a cloud computing solution that aligns to the following “Essential Characteristics” as defined in the Draft National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Working Definition
On-demand Self Service –Provide the capability for the ordering activity to unilaterally.
Broad Network Access –Support Internet bandwidth
Resource Pooling –Support provisioning of storage, computing capacity, and memory regardless of the physical location of the facilities
Rapid Elasticity –Support service provisioning and de-provisioning times (scale up/down), making the service available within near real-time
Measured Service - Offer visibility into service usage via dashboard or similar electronic means
Information Technology (IT) infrastructure security
The following provides information for potential customers.
Basic Contract: W52P1J17G0044
Contractor DUNS: 622590748
Primary POC: Ward Valentine
Position: Business Development Manager
ACCENT website: http://www.ipkeys.com/contracts/u-s-army-accent/