Ariadne Awarded 10-Year $20 Billion CIO-SP 3 GWAC as a Member of Hygeia Solutions Partners

May 31, 2012 - Rockville - Ariadne, a highly successful small business providing scientific computing services, announced today that it is on a winning team of the CIO-SP3 Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). The contract was awarded to Hygeia Solutions Partners (Hygeia), a joint venture of four healthcare and IT services organizations: Ariadne, Govplace, ERT and IntelliDyne. The contract, which is managed by the National Institute of Health IT Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC), provides a vehicle for federal agencies and state and local governments to easily procure services and solutions in ten task areas including IT Services for Biomedical Research and Healthcare, CIO Support, Imaging, Outsourcing, IT Operations and Maintenance, Integration Services, Critical Infrastructure Protection & Information Assurance, Digital Government, Enterprise Management Systems, and Software Development.

Hygeia Solutions Partners dedicated solely and expressly for the purpose of supporting the CIO-SP 3 GWAC and its customers with the best possible IT and healthcare solutions. Through the member companies, Hygeia provides clients with industry best-practice frameworks in management, quality, and delivery to include CMMI Level 3 certified processes, ISO 9001:2008 certified quality management systems, ITIL operations management methodology, Agile development methodology, and project management best practices as defined by PMI’s Project Management Body of Knowledge. Hygeia Solutions Partners is uniquely positioned to respond to technology and biomedical research requirements for government agencies in healthcare.