ARLINGTON, VA, March 08, 2016—Ellumen Inc., a trusted provider of professional services and IT solutions, was awarded a prime contractor position on the Deparment of Veterans Affairs’ (VA’s) Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology Next Generation (T4NG) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ)—the next generation of VA’s original T4 program with an award ceiling of $22.3 billion. The T4NG contract vehicle is designed to meet VA’s long-term technology needs by procuring services for a broad landscape in the IT field including cloud computing, cyber security and health IT. The T4NG IDIQ was awarded to 20 companies and will run for an initial 5 year period of performance with the option for an additional 5 years under this award.
“We are extremely humbled by VA’s confidence in our team’s ability to continue providing the highest quality of support to their mission at such a pivotal time.” Bill McCullough, founder and CEO of Ellumen, stated. “We would like to thank our team members, colleagues, and friends as we look forward to the days of great opportunity that lie ahead. We are confident that together we can exceed VA’s expectations of performance and help to make a difference in the quality of life for our nation’s heroes.”
Ellumen has been serving both the Department of Defense (DoD) and VA on federal contracts for over ten years and has established a trusted partnership with both agencies through their interoperability work, supporting mission critical systems such DoD’s Clinical Data Repository, VA’s Health Data Repository (HDR) known as CHDR, the Bidirectional Health Information Exchange (BHIE), and the Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record (VLER). Ellumen has capitalized on their institutional knowledge and experience working for VA, and has assembled a team, in conjunction with a host of talented partner companies, of uniquely qualified engineers, solutions architects, and gifted writers to support task orders released on T4NG.
This award provides the Ellumen team the opportunity to influence the progress of VA technologies with intelligent solutions and forward-thinking innovation that will ultimately enhance the healthcare and benefits provided to veterans.