Ciracom Wins GSA Email-as-a-Service Blanket Purchase Agreement
Ciracom, powered by Perimeter E-Security, to provide secure, compliant and reliable cloud email services to government agencies
Alexandria, Va. September 26, 2012 – Ciracom, a woman-owned 8(a), small disadvantaged business and provider of secure cloud services, today announced it, along with long-time partner organization Perimeter E-Security, has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement by the General Services Administration, making it simple and easy for federal, state, local and tribal agencies to procure and implement Ciracom’s cloud-based email solutions. For more than 10 years Ciracom, in partnership with Perimeter E-Security, has provided mission critical cloud-based email and security services with unmatched expertise.
“Government agencies’ transition to cloud-based email services supports the current Administration’s mandates to bring cloud services into the government, which can lower the total cost of email by 50 percent – ultimately saving taxpayer dollars,” said Amy Rutt, CEO, Ciracom. “Together, the Ciracom and Perimeter E-Security team will provide government agencies a Fortune 100-level hosted Microsoft Exchange service that is compliance-ready and offers the most advanced email security and protection available.”
“We are proud of our long-standing partnership with Ciracom, and look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship focused on delivering innovative, cloud-based solutions that are simple to implement and easy to use,” said Andrew Jaquith, Chief Technology Officer, Perimeter E-Security.
Ciracom’s robust cloud email services, powered by Perimeter E-Security, include the following unsurpassed capabilities and expertise:
- Hardened Mailbox: enterprise-class, fully customizable hosted Exchange
- Message Hygiene: advanced, multi-engine anti-spam and anti-virus
- Encryption: policy-based and user-level email encryption
- Archiving: eDiscovery, compliance archiving and mobile archive access
- Web Security: content filtering and data loss prevention
- Business Continuity: always available email access and usage, even during planned outages
- Vigilance: proactive 24×7 monitoring through Perimeter’s Security Operations Center
- Support: Expert, U.S.-based Tier I, II and III technical support
Ciracom and Perimeter E-Security will host a seminar on “Secure Cloud Email for Government Agencies” on October 19, 2012 at The Ronald Reagan & International Trade Center in Washington D.C. For more information on this event and on Ciracom’s secure cloud email for government agencies, powered by Perimeter E-Security, please visit http://web.perimeterusa.com/ciracom.
Ciracom is a woman-owned 8(a) and small disadvantaged business that provides complete and customized IT solutions in the cloud. Our clients include the federal government, for-profit and not-for-profit corporations that benefit from the highest level of professional services in the areas of security, network engineering and project management and managed services through our trusted partners. Founded in 1999, Ciracom’s mission is to deliver consistent, high-level service and the most effective technology solutions in an environment that promotes integrity, honesty and trust. Please visit www.ciracom.com for more information.
About Perimeter E-Security
Perimeter E-Security delivers secure infrastructure from the cloud that businesses of all sizes rely on. Our advanced technology, expert intelligence, and superior scale make our clients’ information more secure, more highly available, compliant with regulations and less costly to manage. By using our solutions, our customers can focus on their core businesses and take advantage of new opportunities. Our growing customer base includes 6,000 organizations in the financial services, retail, healthcare, energy, critical infrastructure and manufacturing sectors. For more information, visit www.perimeterusa.com.