Lentech, Inc. Names Daniel Dant as Vice President of Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Programs.
Reston, Va., July 18, 2017 — Lentech, Inc. announces the appointment of Daniel Dant as its Vice President of DoD and Intelligence Programs. Mr. Dant has more than 27 years’ experience in high-level government wand industry positions within the DoD space community, ranging from space operations and control, national-level and DoD space strategy and policy formation, intelligence, and acquisition support. He will be responsible for existing Lentech defense programs and driving expansion in DoD and Intelligence markets.
“We are extremely excited that Dan has joined Lentech,” stated Lentech’s CEO Andrew Gallegos. “Dan’s combination of experience, knowledge, and professional reputation fit perfectly with the values of Lentech. His addition to our leadership team adds to our continued expansion of providing engineering, IT and technical solutions, and professional and advisory services to civil and defense customers.”
Mr. Dant previously served in industry as Strategic Advisor to the Principal DoD Space Advisory in the Pentagon. With a 25-year career as an Air Force military officer, Colonel (Ret.) Dant was the Director of Strategy and Programming in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisitions, Technology and Logistics. He commanded the 460th Space Wing at Buckley Air Force Base, leading America’s space-based Infrared missile warning team. He was the Director of Space Policy for the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber and Space Policy, and selected for the Chief of Staff of the Air Force Fellow Program. Mr. Dant holds 4 master’s degrees and a certificate from Harvard University in Organizational Change and Leadership.
“I am excited to serve as Lentech’s Vice President of DoD and Intelligence Programs,” said Mr. Dant. “I believe Lentech is positioning itself to become a trusted partner within the DoD and Intelligence communities and I look forward to the opportunity to help the company grow.”
Lentech awarded Department of Treasury Contract
April, 2017 — Lentech Inc. was awarded a prime contract to provide the Department of Treasury with hosting and support services for the HRLOB web based time and attendance solution Lentech is providing program management, hosting, operations, application support, and security to certify and maintain the system of the FISMA moderate level. “This work continues our expansion and growth as a provider of hosting solutions in support of federal and state customers”, said Andrew Gallegos, Lentech’s CEO. “Our hosting solutions provide our customers with unique, value-added solutions to maximize efficiency and cost effectiveness, all while providing critical IT security needed to meet FISMA levels from moderate to high. This includes significant experience in providing cloud migration solutions that go above and beyond platform re-hosting, optimizing performance and scalability while supporting the achievement of ATO for applications and environments that meet FedRAMP moderate to high certification.”
Lentech awarded Tasks to Support California Agencies in Support of Kronos
April, 2017 — Lentech Inc. has received multiple tasks from Kronos, a leading provider of workforce management software and solutions, to provide FISMA compliant cloud hosting and support to the State of California. Lentech has built a multi-tenant platform with centralized monitoring and management tools with ability to add new State of California agencies and applications upon request. As a Government and Public Sector Partner with AWS, Lentech has built this capability on AWS Govcloud, providing a FISMA high Infrastructure as a Service solution helping State agencies meet compliance mandates of both State and Federal policy.
Lentech currently provides this application hosting platform to Parks and Recreations, California Highway Patrol, and coming soon the CA Department of Developmental Services. Using our multi-tenant environment and leveraging AWS cloud capabilities, Lentech is able to provide a secure and compliant environment that meets the performance and availability requirements of each agency.
Lentech providing engineering and mission operations services to NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope Program
February 2017 — Lentech Inc. has been added as a key subcontractor to Lockheed Martin under NASA’s Mission Operations, Systems Engineering and Software II (MOSES II) contract. Lentech’s staff will provide key technical and operations support to the Hubble Space Telescope Program, one of NASA’s most highly visible programs that has provided unmatched science since its launch in 1990. Lentech staff provide key roles to support the ongoing operations and maintenance of NASA’s flagship observatory, including systems engineering, sensor and calibration engineering, mission operations engineering, and ground system testing support.
Lentech providing Program Analysis and Project Support to NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
January, 2017 – Lentech Inc. is providing critical program and project support as a subcontractor under the Program Analysis and Control (PAAC IV) contract. Lentech staff provide a host of critical support services to Goddard’s Directorates, including complex planning and scheduling, IT security, administrative, financial, and logistical services.
Lentech providing systems and discipline engineering to NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
December, 2016 – Lentech Inc. is providing systems and discipline engineering, integration and test, ground systems services, and mission assurance support under multiple contracts in support of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Lentech’s engineers support key programs such as the Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS) program, the James Webb Space Telescope, the Laser Communications Relay Demonstration mission, the Geostationary Orbiting Environmental Satellite-R, and numerous other satellite and instrument development programs.
Lentech, Inc. Names Former ASRC Federal Executive as President
Reston, Va., February 1, 2016 — Lentech, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregg Einfalt as its President. Mr. Einfalt has more than 27 years’ experience in space systems engineering and operations, leading technical teams, and business strategy. He will be responsible for driving the growth in civil and defense engineering and technical markets.
“We are extremely excited and honored that Gregg has joined Lentech, stated Lentech’s CEO Andrew Gallegos. “Gregg’s combination of experience, technical knowledge, and reputation as a trusted partner fit perfectly with the values of Lentech.”
Prior to joining Lentech, Mr. Einfalt was President of the Engineering and Aerospace Solutions operating group at ASRC Federal Holding Company where he was responsible for oversight of multiple subsidiaries providing support to civil and defense contracts. Gregg was instrumental in ASRC Federal’s growth starting with the organization from its inception to leading its growth to over $750 million in annual revenue.
“I am excited to serve as Lentech’s President, said Mr. Einfalt. I believe in the power of Lentech’s people, the company’s potential, and the opportunities we have available. I am committed to the strategies we are putting in place and I look forward to being part of the transition into new areas of business”.
Lentech Adds Mission Technical Solutions Division
Reston, VA — Lentech’s newly formed Mission Technical Solutions Division focuses on a broad set of engineering, professional, and technical capabilities across the Aerospace sector. Focus areas across Space Systems Life-cycle include:
- Space/Ground Systems Engineering
- Space/Ground Systems Concept Development
- Space/Ground Systems Design and Development Services
- Space/Ground Systems Integration and Test Services
- Launch Integration and Operations Services
- Mission Planning and Support Services
- Mission Operations Services
- Space and Ground Networks Operations and Security
Lentech, Inc. becomes Amazon Web Services (AWS) GovCloud Reseller
Reston, VA — Lentech, Inc. becomes a value-add reseller and integrator of the Amazon Web Services GovCloud (US) product. AWS GovCloud (US) is an isolated AWS Region designed to allow US government agencies and customers to move sensitive workloads into the cloud by addressing their specific regulatory and compliance requirements. The AWS GovCloud (US) framework adheres to U.S. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) regulations as well as the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRAMPSM) requirements. FedRAMP is a U.S. government-wide program that provides a standardized approach to security assessment, authorization, and continuous monitoring for cloud products and services. AWS GovCloud (US) has received an Agency Authorization to Operate (ATO) from the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) utilizing a FedRAMP accredited Third Party Assessment Organization (3PAO) for the following services: EC2, S3, EBS, VPC, and IAM. Additional AWS GovCloud (US) services can be independently reviewed on an individual basis for additional authorizations.
Lentech, Inc. Part of Winning Team Awarded Chief Information Officer – Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Contract
Reston, VA — Lentech, Inc. is a team member of the AAC Inc. CIO-SP3 Contractor Team Arrangement (CTA) that has been awarded the new National Institutes of Health (NIH) Chief Information Officer – Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Unrestricted Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) for IT Services and Solutions. The 10-year multiple award, $20 billion ceiling indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract is available to all federal agencies to meet a wide range of information technology requirements.As part of a nine-member CTA team led by AAC Inc. (www.ciospiii.com), Lentech will have primary participation in the following task areas:
IT Services for Biomedical Research, Health Sciences, and Healthcare, which includes integration of health systems across federal agencies and public and private healthcare systems and modernization and enhancement of existing health IT legacy systems;
Implementing laws, regulations, and policies to facilitate evolving CIO practices, including workforce management;
IT infrastructure and IT services, including leasing of hardware and software, tools and applications (including Application Service Provider), data base administration and data storage management, production control and management, asset management (including Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and Real-Time Locating System (RTLS) Tracking) and solution leasing;
Critical Infrastructure Protection and Information Assurance including facility protection planning, and exercises and simulation;
Digital Government Initiatives including data warehousing, data mining and customer relationship management;
Enterprise Management Systems, including ERP package implementation, integration of business systems, business consulting services and ERP IT infrastructure;
Software Development, including GIS-enhanced planning and program evaluation software.
Lentech announces partnership with AeroScout, Inc. for Real Time Locating System (RTLS) Solutions
Redwood City, CA — Lentech becomes a Gold-Level VAR and Systems Integrator of AeroScout, Inc. Real Time Locating System (RTLS) products. AeroScout, Inc. is the global market leader in Unified Asset Visibility. Customers improve operational efficiency using AeroScout products that leverage standard Wi-Fi networks to track and manage the location, condition and status of mobile assets and people. The company invented the first Wi-Fi-based Active RFID tag and now, AeroScout’s solutions are used by more than 800 customers worldwide in healthcare, manufacturing, mining, oil & gas, logistics and other industries to automate business processes and improve operations. Lentech will provide Systems Integration, Implementation and O&M services for the AeroScout systems.
Lentech sponsors a team in the Tour deCure for the American Diabetes Association
Reston, VA — Lentech Inc., for the second year in a row, will be sponsoring a team for the Tour deCure, which is a charity fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association. To donate to the Lentech team, please click here.
Lentech becomes preferred Application-Hosting provider for PBL Scorecard®
Reston, VA — Lentech, Inc. is selected as the preferred application-hosting provider for PBL Scorecard® and is an Authorized Reseller for Competitive Solutions, Inc. (CSI). Together, Lentech and CSI focus on providing secure hosting on a reliable platform for CSI’s industry leading Business Scorecard software – PBL ScoreCard®. This partnership provides a secure hosting environment in support of CSI leadership training and business consulting services for CSI customers.
Lentech subcontracts to Information Innovators, Inc. on the Department of Veteran Affairs Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology(T4) contract
Springfield, VA — Lentech Inc. is a subcontractor to Information Innovators, Inc. who has been selected as one of several prime contractors on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Transformation Twenty-One Total Technology (T4) contract—a five year ID/IQ contract valued up to $12B to provide program management expertise and support for life cycle management of enterprise-wide solutions in IT for the VA’s Office of Information and Technology (OIT). The T4 Program provides a total solution, encompassing all services needed to integrate a system, network, or other IT service in order to meet a client’s mission requirements. Services, as well as related IT products, may encompass the entire life-cycle of a system, including but not limited to program management and strategy planning, systems/software engineering, enterprise network, cyber security, operation and maintenance, and IT facilities. Lentech will leverage two of their three lines of business: Enterprise Technical Services and Secure Hosting Solutions.Enterprise Technical Services will focus on delivering IT solutions that align with the Department of Veteran Affairs mission critical requirements, organizational construct, technical environment, and serves as the foundation for continued technology, application, and process improvements.Secure Hosting Solutions will leverage our adaptable managed services to provide Information Innovators, Inc. and the Department of Veteran Affairs with an IT infrastructure support in a secure Managed Services environment.
Lentech sponsors a team in the Tour deCure for the American Diabetes Association
Reston, VA — Lentech Inc., will be sponsoring a team for the Tour deCure, which is a charity fundraiser for the American Diabetes Association. To donate to the Lentech team, please click here.
Lentech is a Cisco Certified Partner
Expanding products and services for the Federal marketplace
Reston, VA — Lentech Inc. today announced that it has become a certified Cisco Partner and reseller. The Cisco Channel Partner Program certification levels are based on the number and type of technology specializations a partner achieves and reflect a broad breadth of skills across key technologies. “We are expanding products and services for our federal customers and Cisco products, both hardware and software is ideal for our data center hosting services where mission critical applications and high availability is required.” Colin Thomas, Lentech Sales Director.
Lentech Becomes Akamai Channel Partner
Expanded range of services will now support Federal customers
Reston, VA — Lentech Inc. today announced that it has become an Akamai Channel Partner. Akamai®, a leading provider of cloud optimization services, and Lentech, Inc., a provider of innovative and flexible secure data center service, announced that they will provide joint solutions focused on enabling consolidation of Web and application infrastructure for Government Agencies.
The Akamai / Lentech, Inc. alliance allows Lentech to enhance its FISMA auditable data center services by leveraging the power of the Akamai distributed computing platform. The Akamai platform consists of over 80,000 servers that deliver government web and application content closer to the citizen. Lentech, leveraging the Akamai platform in the design of its application hosting solutions, can provide optimized data center infrastructure without compromising performance. The joint solution allows Federal enterprises (including the intelligence community) to more easily overcome the challenges associated with data center consolidation.
Health & Human Services (HHS)
Reston, VA — Lentech Inc. today announced that their Health & Human Services (HHS) Data Center services went live with application hosting services for the agency.
Lentech, Inc. is an integral team member with Information Innovators, Inc. Lentech has co-responsibility for the application hosting and associated managed services components of this contract providing a full range of hosting services to HHS Information Technology Infrastructure and Operations (ITIO) customers where Information Innovators team was the sole awardee in Functional Area 3 of the agency’s $800M, 7 year IDIQ contract awarded in 2009. As part of this effort, Lentech designed and built a state-of-the-art hosting environment called the Managed Application Hosting Center (MAHC) in Reston, VA. Services provided at the MAHC are available through our services menu, which allows customers to choose the level of support that is most appropriate for their unique application requirements. We also provide solutions that help ITIO and their customers’ Cloud computing and Green initiatives.
Services to HHS on the Application Hosting contract include:
- Server Hosting
- Windows/UNIX Administration
- Hardware Maintenance
- SAN Storage Maintenance
- Database Administration
- COOP/DR Services
- Migration Support
- Systems Re-architecting Support
- Virtual “Cloud” Computing
USFS Awards GIS Application Hosting Contract to Lentech
Reston, VA — Lentech, Inc. is awarded a U.S. Forest Service (USFS) contract to provide GIS Application Hosting and Support Services for the USFS State and Private Forestry (S&PF) Assessment Tool (S&PFAT). Services include providing a hosted data center environment; relevant hardware, software, peripherals, power, facilities, and secure network infrastructure that will enable external internet access to the Geospatial S&PFAT system. Contract was awarded under Lentech’s GSA Schedule 70.
Lentech Joins SDB Alliant Team
15 Small Business Members join forces on Alliant GWAC
Vienna, VA — Lentech Inc. today announced that it will join Solutions By Design II (SDB) Alliant Team. Lentech is a subcontractor to SBD Alliant, LLC who as a prime contractor for GSA’s Alliant Small Business Government-wide Acquisition Contract providing world wide government services in Infrastructure Support, Application Development, and IT Managed Services. SBD Alliant is a joint venture formed through a Contract Teaming Arrangement comprised of 15 quality small business members, representing all socio-economic classes (8(a), Service-Disabled Veteran Business, Women-owned, HubZone, Small Business.
NJVC, LLC, Announces Partnership With Lentech, Inc., to Enhance Strategic Offering
Vienna, VA — NJVC, LLC, one of the largest information technology solutions providers supporting the United States Department of Defense (DoD), has established a strategic partnership with Lentech, Inc. a provider of high-tech, value-added products and services for customers in federal, state and local government as well as the commercial sector. The partnership will enhance NJVC’s mission focused services portfolio by augmenting their ability to deliver strategic planning, ERP lifecycle support, Business Transformation, Data Center Services, Quality Management and ITIL based IT Service Management solutions.
“This new partnership with Lentech increases our value to our clients,” said NJVC President and General Manager Jody Tedesco. “Lentech provides products and services that are easily integrated with our services, which further enhance our in-house capabilities for building unique solutions that enable our clients to meet their mission objectives.”
A team of skilled and experienced staff members from Lentech will work with NJVC to maximize performance, increase its client base and implement best practices based on the Lentech Mission Assurance methodology. Lentech’s professional staff, exceptional customer service performance, ERP implementation skills and unique business-focused solutions were among the reasons NJVC established this strategic alliance. The NJVC – Lentech partnership creates an ideal integration between IT services and Data Center Services providing Data Center solutions that encompass all the elements required for running an efficient and effective Data Center environment. NJVC looks forward to strengthening and expanding its position in the marketplace with the capabilities that Lentech brings.
Lentech was formed to provide businesses with a comprehensive suite of products and services that will increase their efficiency and institutionalize enterprise knowledge sharing.” said Lentech President and Founder, Andrew Gallegos. “We are proud to partner with NJVC and applaud their commitment to embrace diversity by working with small businesses who share their strong values in exceeding customer expectations and providing an employee focused workplace.
Lentech Partners with HP
Lentech Inc. is now a part of the HP PartnerONE Program.
NJVC Golf Tournament
Lentech Inc. will be sponsoring a hole at NJVC Laptops for the Wounded
golf tournament held on June 26, 2009.