DLT Solutions Awarded $40 Million Blanket Purchase Agreement by Defense Information Systems Agency for Red Hat Software and Services

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

<p><strong>Herndon,
VA — (September 3, 2014)</strong> — <a href="http://www.dlt.com/">DLT Solutions</a>,
a leading value-added reseller in government information technology (IT)
software and services, today announced it has been awarded a new <a href="http://www.esi.mil/contentview.aspx?id=200&amp;type=2">five-year Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA)</a> by the Defense
Information Systems Agency (DISA) worth up to $40 million for Red Hat software
and services. This award is part of the <a href="http://www.disa.mil/Services/ESI-Enterprise-Software-Initiative">Department of Defense Enterprise Software Initiative (DoD-ESI)</a>, and provides
leading open source <a href="http://www.dlt.com/brands/red-hat">&nbsp;software and services</a>
from
Red Hat to the entire
DoD and Intelligence Communities (IC).</p>

<p>This BPA award has a contract value that
is not to exceed $40 million over a performance period from June 16, 2014 to
June 16, 2019. Software and services included in this award are Red Hat
Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization, Red Hat JBoss Middleware,
Red Hat Storage, and certain Red Hat Cloud offerings. Since 2004, DLT Solutions
has offered Red Hat software to DoD and Intelligence customers through the DoD
ESI BPA, the predecessor contracts to this BPA.</p>

<p>“This is a successful re-compete contract
award for DLT Solutions, further demonstrating our commitment to Red Hat and
customers interested in Red Hat software and services,” explained Jim Propps,
director of enterprise platform sales, DLT Solutions. “With the inclusion of
Red Hat CloudForms on the DoD ESI BPA, DLT continues to bring innovative
enterprise open source software to agencies within the DoD and across the
expansive customer base in the Intelligence Community in
a manner that reduces administrative costs. DLT Solutions’ experience,
expertise and market leadership in Red Hat’s offerings provides DoD and IC
customers with a great combination of tools and knowledge to achieve their
mission-critical objectives.”</p>

<p>New to this BPA is Red Hat CloudForms, a comprehensive management platform that gives customers the ability to use one tool
to manage all their environments, platforms, and service delivery models
including Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization.</p>

<p><strong>About
DLT Solutions</strong></p>

<p>For more than twenty years, DLT Solutions has
been the IT software and solutions provider of choice for <a href="http://www.dlt.com/sector/federal">federal</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/sector/slg">state</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/sector/slg">local</a> government and <a href="http://www.dlt.com/sector/education">education</a> customers. By hand selecting its manufacturer
partners including <a href="http://www.dlt.com/brands/amazon-web-services">Amazon Web Services</a>,&nbsp; <a href="http://www.dlt.com/Brands/Autodesk_Government/191">Autodesk</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/Google/1847">Google</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/Brands/NetApp/1147">NetApp</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/Brands/Oracle/10">Oracle</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/brands/dell-software">Dell Software</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/Brands/Red_Hat/181">Red Hat</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/solarwinds">Solarwinds</a> and <a href="http://www.dlt.com/Brands/Symantec/12">Symantec</a>, DLT fulfills its mission to be a value-added reseller of only the
best software and hardware products and services, as well as a premier provider
of technical support, through its many government <a href="http://www.dlt.com/contracts">contracts</a>.&nbsp; The company specializes in
carefully-selected solution areas — <a href="http://www.dlt.com/technology/cloud-computing">Cloud Computing</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/technology/data-center-consolidation">Data Center Consolidation</a>, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/technology/geospatial">Geospatial Data Systems</a> and Computer-Aided Design for transportation, <a href="http://www.dlt.com/sector/utilities">utilities</a> and <a href="http://www.dlt.com/brands/autodesk/manufacturing-design-maintenance">man... For more information or to place an
order, contact DLT Solutions at 800-262-4358; email <a href="mailto:sales@dlt.com">sales@dlt.com</a>;
or visit <a href="http://www.dlt.com/">www.dlt.com</a>. Also, on LinkedIn and Twitter (<a href="https://twitter.com/DLTSolutions">@DLTSolutions</a>).</p>

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