June 17, 2017 – Garud Technology Services, Inc. (GTS) was recently awarded the 8(a) Streamlined Technology Application Resource for Services (STARS) II Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) – 8(a) STARS II.  STARS II is a multi-award, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract that support information technology (IT) services and IT service based solutions.

GTS was awarded Constellation I, Functional Areas (FA) 2 and 3. FA2 Industry Partners engage in planning and designing of computer systems that integrate computer hardware, software, and communication technologies. The hardware and software components of the system may be provided by the industry partners as part of integrated services, or may be provided by third parties. These industry partners often install the system and train and support system users. FA3 Industry Partners provide onsite management and operation of clients’ computer systems and/or data processing facilities, that include providing computer systems or data processing support services.

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About Garud Technology Services
Garud Technology Services, Inc. (GTS), is a Maryland-based, Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB), SBA-Certified 8(a) Firm, and a highly-specialized provider of Test and Evaluation (T&E) and analytic services to organizations with demanding technical requirements. Our portfolio of customers includes Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Department of Defense (DOD) Program Offices tasked to develop, test and support cutting-edge technologies. We have supported some of the most challenging DHS Science and Technology, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Federal Emergency Management Agency, and US Navy projects over the past decade. Our T&E service offerings include Operational Testing, Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) technology evaluation, cybersecurity testing, Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V), specification compliance testing, and performance testing. For software-intensive systems we tailor T&E to meet the unique requirements associated with the Agile development process. GTS understands our service offerings are only as good as the people we hire and the processes that we employ. Our team includes engineers and scientists with highly specialized expertise and qualifications, and we apply industry-accepted processes including CMMI-DEV (Level II Appraised) and ISO-9001 (Certified). Through GTS’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Crucible Criminal Justice Programs (CJP) LLC, the services mentioned can be augmented with a security cleared workforce.