[June 9, 2016, Annapolis Junction, MD]
PROTEUS received notification on June 9, 2016 that ALL three of our CMS SPARC teams have received PRIME award notices for Large Business, 8a, and Small Business – HubZone. PROTEUS was selected as the Cyber Security partner for each of the three teams.
The Strategic Partners Acquisition Reediness Contract (SPARC) are 10 year multiple award IDIQ vehicles with a $25B ceiling to support enterprise system development within CMS. These awards will focus on and support the CMS IT Modernization Program with an enhanced approach to system and software development. The SPARC IDIQ facilitates and improves how CMS acquires, implements, and maintains its systems and software across the Agency. This contract vehicle allows PROTEUS to bring unclassified cyber capabilities and software engineering support to CMS.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is the main operating division of Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that administers the Medicare program, providing health care security and choice for aged and disabled people in this country. Jointly with the State governments, CMS also administers the Medicaid program. CMS is the largest purchaser of health care in the United States, CMS’ programs account for more than one third of the dollars spent on health care in the U.S. economy.
Joe Petti, PROTEUS’ Chief Operating Officer added
“I’m very excited and proud of the effort that went into marketing this vehicle to our teammates – the marketing effort started over three years ago and today has landed us great potential to grow our unclassified development.”
About PROTEUS Technologies
PROTEUS Technologies, LLC (PROTEUS), founded in 1999, is a leading provider of high-end Cyber Solutions, SIGINT and Technology, Research & Innovation, and Embedded Engineering software services to the Intelligence Community, Federal Executive Departments, HealthCare, and Commercial Industries. PROTEUS has headquarters in Annapolis Junction, MD with satellite offices in Columbia, MD. PROTEUS has a proven track record of excellence and commitment to client mission success as evidenced by the many awards it has received including the 2010 prestigious DoD Nunn-Perry Award, multiple annual Baltimore Business Journal “Best Places to Work” awards, and the most recent Corporate America Software & Technology Award for Innovation in Software/Systems Engineering.