The company will provide cloud managed services for the transportation arm of the DoD
FAIRFAX, Va. – November 6, 2018 – ECS, a leading provider of advanced technology, science, and engineering solutions has been awarded a contract to serve as the designated managed service provider (MSP) for commercial cloud solutions at United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM). ECS will provide a secure, flexible, efficient, and cost-effective commercial cloud service offering that enables automation and scaling of infrastructure, application resources, and IT capabilities to meet evolving application and user demand.
USTRANSCOM is responsible for coordinating and fulfilling the transportation needs of the Department of Defense (DoD). A cloud-first approach positions the command to maximize its use of advanced technologies for everyday operations and transform the management, development, and sustainment of its mission-critical applications.
“At ECS, our approach is based on a solid understanding of cloud capabilities and services, along with their benefits and possibilities,” said Michael “Mick” Perry, vice president for mission systems at ECS. “We are excited to build upon our relationship with USTRANSCOM and continue to solidify our position as a leading cloud managed service provider for the DoD.”
ECS is a Premier and Gold Partner for AWS, Microsoft, and Google cloud platforms. Through its Cloud Center of Excellence (CCoE), ECS provides expert cloud consulting, managed services, and full direct resale access to the leading cloud service providers.
ECS, a segment of ASGN, delivers advanced solutions and services in cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), application and IT modernization, and science and engineering. The company solves critical, complex challenges for customers across the U.S. public sector, defense, intelligence and commercial industries. ECS maintains partnerships with leading cloud, cybersecurity, and AI/ML providers and holds specialized certifications in their technologies. Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, ECS has more than 2,400 employees throughout the U.S. and has been recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post for the last five years. For more information, visit www.ECStech.com.
ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, digital, creative, healthcare technology, engineering, life sciences, and government sectors. ASGN and its divisions are viewed as best in class across multiple industries and have built an outstanding reputation for excellence over the past 33 years. ASGN is based in Calabasas, California, with multiple offices throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. To learn more, visit www.asgn.com.
Michael “Mick” Perry
Vice President, Mission Systems