Autonomic Resources Receives DOI Foundation Cloud Hosting Contract Award

Autonomic Resources Receives DOI Foundation Cloud Hosting Contract Award

Autonomics ARC-P Platform Gains Momentum With the 10 Year $1 Billion ID/IQ

CARY, N.C., May 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Autonomic Resources, the
Government Cloud Service Provider (CSP), who received the first Federal Risk
and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMP) provisional Authority to
Operate (ATO) in December 2012 has now received a Department of Interior 10
year ID/IQ Cloud Foundation contract award. The Foundation Cloud Hosting
Services contract was competitively awarded by the Department of the Interior
(DOI), National Business Center (NBC), and Acquisition Services Directorate
(AQD). The contract was set up in order to provide technical service lines
within the infrastructure foundation for developing composite services that
will be represented in a "Mission-Facing", DOI-Wide IT Services Catalog
offerings at discounted prices and to facilitate ordering of these services.
The vehicle also allows request for quotes/task orders to be issued on behalf
of other government customers including both civilian agencies and the
Department of Defense, by AQD Contracting Officers.

Autonomic Resources will represent its FedRAMP accredited ARC-P platform to
service multiple service lines defined in the ID/IQ contract vehicle.
Autonomic also teamed with Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) for cloud consulting and
PMO services, and created the ability for DOI to also reach Amazon Web
Services, and Microsoft Cloud Services. Red Hat was also represented on the
Autonomic team. Autonomic is Red Hat's only certified cloud provider with
FedRAMP accreditation, as well as the only CSP in the CONUS to provide
OpenShift by Red Hat as a Platform as a Service (PaaS) offering to government

"We believe that DOI provided a fantastic contract vehicle that will address
agency initiatives to move into secure cloud computing stacks. By partnering
with multiple cloud service providers DOI will be able to choose the best
platforms on a task order basis. With BAH on the team we also ensure
excellence in cloud consultancy and program management office support to DOI
and other agencies that choose to utilize the Foundation Cloud ID/IQ," noted
Autonomic Resources' Founder and CEO John Keese. "Autonomic is committed to
ensuring secure cloud services exist amongst multiple service lines for
Federal agencies to utilize."

The Autonomic Resources Cloud-Platform (ARC-P) provides U.S. government
customers with a government community Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and
PaaS cloud offerings providing both managed and unmanaged cloud services.
Autonomic does not service any non U.S. government entities with cloud
services and only utilizes highly cleared U.S. citizens for cloud operations.

Autonomic's cloud services are available through multiple BPA, GWAC, and IDIQ
contract vehicles including the GSA 8a STARS II and GSA IaaS contracts. Both
contracts allow for a fast, flexible and cost-effective procurement for US
government agencies.

About Autonomic Resources

Autonomic Resources ( is a service integration firm
and cloud provider serving the U.S. federal government. Core capabilities
include the implementation of strategic technologies including data center
automation, cloud computing, open source adoption, information assurance and
compliance, advanced network infrastructure, and software development

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