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InfoZen Contract to Enable Agile Software Processes for U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

BETHESDA, Md., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- InfoZen, a leading provider of Agile Software Development, Cloud Managed Services, and related IT solutions for the public sector, announced today that it won a new three-year prime contract valued at approximately $12 million from U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) agency that oversees lawful immigration to the United States.

Under the contract, InfoZen will work with the Agile Development teams to integrate and operate software products using open source tools to provide continuous software integration and delivery services in direct support of the USCIS business goal of a paperless electronic immigration system that will transform nearly all of the agency's processes.  InfoZen's scope of work encompasses integrating work products of up to twenty agile development teams, automating end-to-end development and DevOps processes, managing builds, and providing configuration control.  InfoZen will establish an Open Source-based Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) pipeline to enable a standardized and repeatable automated build and deployment environment to enable frequent delivery of high-quality software. 

"We greatly appreciate the opportunity to add our expertise to this innovative project for USCIS," said Raj Ananthanpillai, InfoZen's Chairman, CEO and President.  "This contract is critical for the success of the agency's large scale automation of current business processes, as well as deploying a modernized code base that is sustainable, cost-effective, and reusable.  We believe it can be a model for other agencies looking to leverage agile software development practices with CI/CD with the DevOps processes to enable rapid delivery of high quality software."

About InfoZen
Founded in 1995, InfoZen is a leading provider of mission critical IT services and solutions to the public sector. Among its services, the company provides cloud computing, agile software development, systems engineering, data analytics, and mission IT services management. InfoZen's Cloud Managed Services Practice specializes in delivering cloud security, design, migration and operations solutions for the unique needs of federal agencies. InfoZen is at the forefront of the information-based screening and risk assessment of millions of people to protect critical infrastructure and support national security. For more information about InfoZen, please visit the company web site at www.infozen.com.

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