By David McLaughlin • October 25, 2018

HumanTouch Awarded Cloud Data Service Contract for the Army National Guard in the Northwest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: David McLaughlin
Phone: 703-910-5090
Email: david.mclaughlin@humantouchllc.com

McLean, VA: October 25, 2018 - HumanTouch, LLC, announced today a one and two-year contract with a division of the Army’s National Guard. It was awarded under the Army’s Army Cloud Computing Enterprise Transformation (ACCENT) vehicle of which HumanTouch is a primary recipient. ACCENT is the Army’s preferred contract system to procure cloud computing, transition support and application modernization services.

Army enterprise capabilities are required to move to a Department of Defense-approved hosting environment. The Army National Guard has identified the requirement of backing up data to the Cloud for offsite storage and disaster recovery services. The solution will backup 100TB of data from three different locations to the Azure DoD, no longer needing to maintain local software and hardware for consistent backups. The government expects to see significant cost savings by moving its backup to the Azure DoD cloud.

“HumanTouch is proud of our relationships with the military community, providing cutting-edge services and security to support the National Guard,” said Rick Hill, Senior Vice President of HumanTouch.

As a Microsoft Azure partner, HumanTouch teamed with Microsoft to provide Azure cloud infrastructure and platform services to address the National Guard’s requirements. The Azure DoD cloud maintains separate data centers in different geographic locations enabling fault tolerance from system or site failures. Microsoft Azure’s DoD cloud maintains a provisional authority at Impact Level 5.

HumanTouch Cloud Services provides agnostic cloud-based solutions, driven by experienced technology staff experts, advocates and innovators. Aging infrastructure, declining budgets, skyrocketing costs are common motivators for clients seeking secure, reliable cloud-based alternatives. HumanTouch meets business and technical requirements while providing planning, justification and execution without bias for a provider. HumanTouch teams adopt client’s mission-focused urgency to reduce cost, mitigate risks and realize the benefits of well planned, reliable and secure cloud-based solutions. HumanTouch Cloud Services include: Solutions Engineering, Infrastructure and Operations Management, Strategy and Modernization, Cloud Architecture, Application Migration, Cloud Security, Engineering, Implementation, Operations and Transformation, as well as Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS).

HumanTouch, LLC, provides solutions for challenges in the areas of cybersecurity, infrastructure engineering, operations management, solutions engineering, strategy/modernization and more. For over 20 years, we have used our team of experts to infuse innovation, leadership and the human touch to sync with our client's mission. The hallmark of HumanTouch is the ability to strengthen our clients’ effectiveness in the marketplace by bolstering their knowledge of the industry, anticipating and responding to growth and demands, and reducing risk in the digital age. We match our expertise with integrity, acumen and execution.

Headquarters: 7918 Jones Branch Drive, Suite 800, McLean VA 22102
Atlanta Office: 2971 Flowers Rd. S, Suite 213, Atlanta GA 30341
E-mail: info@humantouchllc.com | Phone: (703) 910-5090 
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