LOS ANGELES, September 27, 2008 — SDI (System Development Integration, LLC), a systems integrator specializing in technical and operational support for capital asset intensive organizations, and GCTech, a Los Angeles- based Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, today jointly announce their team’s qualification to provide the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority with information technology service resources for network technology and security and technical documentation projects. With a project scope valued up to $5 million and contract term spanning to 2010, the SDI-primed team will provide information systems personnel to assist in various information technology initiatives associated with the Metro Information Technology Services Department (ITS).
The SDI and GCTech team was selected based on the collective IT expertise in network technology and security, its proposed personnel’s highly-qualified technical skill set, and competitive price to deliver the requested services. A DBE certified with LA Metro, GC Tech will contribute commercially valuable local resources and existing knowledge of LA Metro’s technical and business environment.
With over 17 years of experience in delivering critical technical support and integrated solutions for large government and transportation agencies, SDI opened its LA office in early 2008. SDI will deliver information systems personnel to supplement ITS’ existing departmental resources. The firm is actively targeting governmental agencies in the Los Angeles area, including its airports, transit, and unified school organizations. Through its SDImpacts corporate citizenship program, the firm already has plans underway to build its community, diversity and environmental investment in the LA community.
“The SDI/GCTech team understands the mission-critical nature of LA Metro’s technology initiatives, and we look forward to delivering unmatched technology support to ITS that will further its customer service commitments,” said David Gupta, president and chief executive officer, SDI. “SDI is thrilled with this qualification win and views this contract as a significant opportunity to demonstrate SDI’s value to the LA business community.”
SDI is a systems integrator that fuses information technology, security, operations and facility management to support critical organization systems and data by providing advisory services, technology delivery and SmartSourcingSM long-term support. With substantial private and public sector experience, SDI provides vendor-independent services and support to our nation’s critical environments to achieve a higher level of security, increase productivity and reduce operating costs. SDI embodies the technical breadth, depth of talent, and complex systems experience of a national, top-tier systems integrator – with a reputation of sticking with our projects until our obligations are met and our clients are successful. For more than 19 years, we’ve been there for our clients, and people are taking notice. Visit us at www.sdienterprises.com.
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