SOURCE: Carahsoft Technology Corp.

Carahsoft Technology Corp.

April 02, 2015 08:00 ET

Carahsoft Awarded ITES Software Contract by U.S. Army

Five-Year ITES-SW Contract Supplies Commercial Software to Support Army's Enterprise Infrastructure and Infostructure Goals

RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Apr 2, 2015) - Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced that it has been awarded an Information Technology Enterprise Solutions (ITES) Software contract by the U.S. Army.

"Carahsoft has a long and proud history of supporting the Army's IT requirements," said Craig P. Abod, Carahsoft president. "We look forward to extending that tradition through this new acquisition vehicle which will make it even easier for our solutions providers and reseller partners to help the Army achieve its enterprise infrastructure goals."

Under this task-order contract, which has a $49 million ceiling, Carahsoft will provide the Army (CONUS and OCONUS) with access to thousands of commercial software products and related services which have obtained a full Certificate of Networthiness (CoN). The ITES-SW is currently the only Army contract to exclusively carry CoN-certified commercial software solutions.

The ITES-SW contract's solutions are organized into four functional catalogs:

  • IT Utility and Security
  • Modeling & Simulation
  • Multimedia & Design
  • Program & Development

The contract is being managed by the Army's Computer Hardware, Enterprise Software and Solutions (CHESS) Directorate, in coordination with the Army Contracting Command, Rock Island, and is open to all contracting officers within the U.S. Army.

All awards are for firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contracts and are open for ordering through February 11, 2020. For more information on Carahsoft's ITES-SW contract (W52P1J-15-D-0008), visit or contact the Carahsoft ITES-SW team at 844-288-ITES (4837) or

About Carahsoft

Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-ranked GSA Schedule Contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed technology vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of software manufacturers, value-added resellers, system integrators, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.

The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver VMware, Symantec, EMC, Adobe, HP, F5 Networks, Open Source, SAP, and Innovative and Intelligence products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing firms by CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, The Washington Post, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO. Visit us at

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