Akima Subsidiary Affigent Achieves Dell Technologies Titanium Tier Federal Partner; Carol Rivetti Quoted

Akima Subsidiary Affigent Achieves Dell Technologies Titanium Tier Federal Partner; Carol Rivetti Quoted
Affigent

Affigent, an Akima subsidiary, has achieved the Titanium tier in the Dell Technologies Federal Partner Program for 2020, the company reported on Thursday.

“Dell Technologies is a leader in digital transformation, and we are extremely proud to have reached the Titanium tier,” said Carol Rivetti, president of Affigent. “Our goal at Affigent is to deliver solutions that help customers scale their efforts while simplifying the procurement of IT.”

Affigent has delivered IT products and services to support agencies’ IT infrastructure modernization, security improvements and mission-serving solutions to enable faster responses at a lower cost.

The company was recognized as a Titanium member of the Dell Technologies Federal Partner Program for providing innovative solutions that solve customers’ problems. Affigent has demonstrated high levels of competencies across pre-sales, sales, technology, and services, from the edge to the core to the cloud, which enabled the company to achieve the designation.

“The comprehensive solutions offered by Dell allow us to not only achieve that goal, but also facilitate the rapid adoption of the transformative technologies agencies need to support their increasingly complex missions,” Rivetti added.

Affigent will continue to partner closely with Dell Technologies throughout 2020 to provide and 5G, multi-cloud, artificial intelligence and edge solutions. The company recently integrated Oracle Cloud Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure services to its General Services Administration MAS Contract under SIN 518210C. 

The expansion of Affigent’s GSA schedule (GS-35F-0509S) will ensure that government agencies have direct access to Oracle hardware and cloud services at the best value. Under the GSA Schedules Program, GSA will establish long-term government-wide pre-competed contracts with commercial firms.

GSA Schedule will provide access to over 11 million commercial products and services at volume discount pricing. Affigent will provide products and associated services, training and maintenance. Oracle’s FedRAMP-compliant cloud services span across SaaS, and Iaa. The services will simplify government agencies’ digital transformation of legacy mission systems securely, efficiently and effectively.

About Akima

Akima is a global enterprise with more than 7,500 employees, delivering agile solutions to the federal government in the core areas of aviation, construction, facilities and logistics, IT and mission support, protective services and detention management, and systems engineering. 

As a subsidiary of NANA, an Alaska Native Corporation owned by more than 14,300 Iñupiat shareholders, Akima’s core mission is to enable superior outcomes for our customers’ missions while simultaneously creating a long-lived asset for NANA consistent with our Iñupiat values. In 2019, Washington Technology ranked Akima #38 amongst the top 100 government contractors.

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