Sirius Partners with IBM to Deliver Software-Based Solutions to Federal Clients

Initial focus includes U.S. Air Force and Department of Energy

Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. announces a joint strategic software initiative with IBM that offers federal clients new software solutions to reduce their operational costs, improve security and operational efficiencies, and add insight in areas previously not well understood. Specifically, Sirius will be working with IBM to focus on the U.S. Air Force as well as Department of Energy locations in the western United States. The joint software initiative builds on Sirius’ success providing software solutions and services in the commercial market, and marks its commitment to providing leading IT solutions and value-added services to meet the unique requirements of federal clients.

As an IBM Premier Business Partner and the largest IBM solution provider in the United States, Sirius provides solutions across all IBM product lines, from hardware, software and services to maintenance, subscriptions and support. For this initiative, Sirius will lead with its Software Solutions practices including Big Data and Analytics, Security, Rational, Social, Mobility, and other key areas.

“Our experience and partnerships with industry leaders like IBM give us the ability to offer unique solutions across the enterprise that help solve our clients’ biggest IT challenges, and meet the specific requirements of the federal market,” said Joe Mertens, president and CEO of Sirius. “Whether they are looking to implement new IT solutions or improve on ones they already have, Sirius can provide the expertise clients in all industries need to manage their businesses in a more efficient and cost-effective manner.”

“Right now, federal agencies are working toward taking advantage of all the benefits that cloud, analytics and mobile capabilities can bring in how they deliver citizen services,” said Anne Altman, General Manager, U.S. Federal, at IBM. “We look forward to working closely with Sirius in helping federal clients embrace new innovations while making the most out of existing IT investments.”

“Federal clients now have access to the technical expertise and comprehensive solution offerings our commercial clients have come to rely on for over three decades,” said Jack Morris, director of Federal Software Sales at Sirius. “We look forward to helping our federal agencies find new ways to reduce costs, increase efficiencies, and drive innovation.”

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