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AMS, Titan Team For Warfighting IT Support (Nov. 7)



FAIRFAX, Va.---American Management Systems announced today that it is a subcontractor to Titan Systems Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Titan Corporation on an Army Program Management Support Services Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) worth $277 million over the next seven years.

The BPA was issued by the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command Acquisition Center-Washington. AMS and Titan will provide a broad range of software acquisition management oversight, business process improvement consulting, and program management support services to the Army Program Executive Office for Standard Army Management Information Systems (PEO STAMIS) headquarters and its program directorates.

"We're proud to be part of Team Titan as we expand AMS's support to America's soldiers to include assisting in the enhancement of software acquisition oversight and improvement of enterprise business processes used within the STAMIS organization,'' said Al Rogers, senior vice president and general manager of AMS's federal defense group. "Not only will we advance information superiority on the battlefield, but the members of Team Titan will also improve warfighter capabilities through more effective information systems acquisition and knowledge management.''

"AMS is one of five subcontractors on Team Titan,'' said Earl Pontius, President and General Manager of Titan's Technical Resources Group. "In selecting the team for PEO STAMIS, we combined the best of program management support service experience with the best of enterprise process improvement experience. We are fully committed to PEO STAMIS success.''

The PEO STAMIS mission is to plan, design, develop, acquire, install and maintain highly complex management information systems for Army and Joint Service customers. Currently, PEO STAMIS has responsibility for 39 information technology (IT) programs and projects involved with logistics, personnel, transportation and medical systems.

AMS is an international business and information technology consulting firm with 2000 revenues of $1.28 billion. Founded in 1970, AMS leverages cross-industry expertise to manage mission-critical IT, e-business and systems integration projects for clients including 43 state governments, most federal agencies, and hundreds of companies in the Fortune 500. AMS is headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia and has more than 8,000 employees in 51 offices around the world.

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AMS to Subcontract on $277 Million Army Program Management Contract