Fast-growing government contractor selects Deltek’s cloud-based ERP system to run its financial management processes, improve program management and ensure compliance
HERNDON, Va. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — July 19, 2012 — Deltek, Inc. (Nasdaq: PROJ), the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for government contractors and professional services firms, today announced that GIS Federal, LLC has selected Deltek First GovCon Essentials as its project-based ERP system. GIS Federal turned to Deltek’s cloud-based solution to power its financial management processes, improve its ability to deliver projects and programs, and meet stringent federal contracting requirements—all while taking advantage of the ease of deployment of the Cloud.
GIS Federal is a cutting-edge consulting services provider that designs and develops cloud computing architectures and delivers software engineering solutions for the Federal Government. Due to its rapidly expanding business, GIS Federal required a more sophisticated program management function and better real-time insight into their dynamic organization so the company could do timely and in-depth project analysis to keep programs on track. The rapidly growing company also needed a better financial management system to meet the compliance and reporting requirements of its larger contract portfolio. Deltek First GovCon Essentials met all of GIS’s functional requirements while delivering the low costs, world-class security and global accessibility GIS needed to power its business through the Cloud.
GovCon Essentials is the only SaaS ERP solution that is purpose-built to help small and mid-sized government contractors run their businesses better. With Deltek GovCon Essentials powering financial management, time keeping, program management and other critical processes, government contractors have the freedom they need to focus on their most important tasks—delivering successful projects and growing their businesses. Because GovCon Essentials is delivered through the Cloud, it can be up and running quickly with minimal up-front investment delivering the specialized capabilities thousands of government contractors are currently using to thrive in today’s competitive marketplace.
“With Deltek First GovCon Essentials, our firm will be more efficient at controlling project costs and meeting government compliance requirements, all while taking advantage of the cost and deployment benefits of the cloud,” said Rick Willbrant, CFO for GIS Federal. “Deltek First is ideal for our needs because it takes care of the details while we are free to focus our efforts on winning more contracts, delivering more projects, and growing our company.”
“We are thrilled that GIS Federal selected Deltek First to run its business,” said Tom Mazich, Deltek's EVP and General Manager – GovCon. “Deltek First delivers the specialized capabilities emerging contractors need to harness opportunities and accelerate their businesses. GIS Federal joins a large group of fast-growing government contractors that have turned to Deltek First as their platform for future growth. We look forward to working closely with GIS Federal as it gets up and running on Deltek solutions.”
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About GIS Federal
GIS Federal is a certified 8(a) small disadvantaged business that focuses on enterprise system architecture, cloud computing, and analyzing streaming near real-time data. We have niche expertise working with map reduce frameworks, NoSQL distributed databases, networking, and Graphical Processing Unit (GPU) supercomputing for the Department of Defense and other federal agencies.
Deltek (Nasdaq: PROJ) is the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for professional services firms and government contractors. For decades, we have delivered actionable insight that empowers our customers to unlock their business potential. 15,000 organizations and 2 million users in over 80 countries around the world rely on Deltek to research and identify opportunities, win new business, optimize resources, streamline operations, and deliver more profitable projects. Deltek – Know more. Do more.® www.deltek.com
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