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Advanced IT Concepts Secures Fort Jackson Security Contract


Central Florida Company Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract to
Address U.S. Army's Enhanced Separate and Secure (ESS), Information
Systems Compliance

The United States Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command
(MICC) at Fort Jackson, South Carolina has awarded Advanced IT Concepts
(AITC), Inc. a three-year contract (base year with two options) to
update its security infrastructure. Headquartered in Orlando, AITC is a
Network and Systems Engineering and Information Technology (IT)
Professional Services company. AITC was awarded the contract based on
its cybersecurity services experience and expertise and past performance
successfully supporting transition of information systems from
traditional Certification and Accreditation to the Risk Management
Framework Assessment and Authorization (A&A).

"AITC is thrilled to support this effort," says Gabe Ruiz, President and
CEO. "We've invested in our people's training for security systems and
Cyber Security certifications and it's fantastic to be supporting the
Army to keep our future warfighters safe. We hit the ground running with
a fully capable team at Fort Jackson, our client is happy, and we will
continue to make it happen for them," adds Ruiz.

Fort Jackson is the largest and most active Initial Entry Training
Center (IETC) in the United States Army, training over 50 percent of all
soldiers and nearly 60 percent of female soldiers entering the Army each
year. They provide highly trained, disciplined, motivated and physically
fit warriors that use hundreds of facilities; living quarters, dining
facilities, offices, warehouses, exchange stores, a military community
hospital and mission support structures requiring security systems and
compliance. The contract provides Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS),
operations and maintenance, monitoring and repair, and network and
system equipment updates, and upgrades necessary for transition to the
Risk Management Framework (A&A).

"We are proud to receive this contract to provide the Enhanced Separate
and Secure (ESS) security services for Fort Jackson's training
facilities. We are working with the Army to enhance their security
systems for (A&A) and ensure our soldiers have a safe and secure
environment during basic training," says Jeff Lohrman, AITC's Director
of Programs.

About Advanced IT Concepts (AITC):

AITC is an 8a minority and Service-Disabled Veteran Owned Small
Business founded by former military information technology (IT)
professionals. AITC assists government and private sector customers
through design and implementation of innovative IT solutions drawing
upon significant information technology systems, network, security and
infrastructure experience to provide advisory services, program and
project management, strategic planning, system deployment and technology
implementation, as well as engineering, logistics and training support.
AITC is a well renowned supplier and partner of the U.S. defense sector
and has won several multi-million-dollar contract awards. AITC ensures
customers' goals are met by delivering quality technical solutions and
superior client services. For details, visit
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