The Department of Veterans Affairs has selected Firstview Federal Technology Solutions LLC to provide the department a cloud computing-based mobile application store, Nextgov reports.
According to Bob Brewin, Firstview will also provide the VA mobile device management software under the $4.4 million contract awarded last week.
The Defense Information Systems Agency plans to issue a request for proposals to industry for a similar mobile app store and device management software
Jerry Ambrosh, senior vice president of health solutions, told Nextgov the company hired Agilex Technologies as its core subcontractor for the project.
LongView International Technology Solutions does business as Firstview.
The app store and management software will support department-owned tablets other devices approved for a bring-your-own-device policy.
For the three-year contract, Firstview has chosen Airwatch to provide the mobile device management software.
Some of Airwatch’s clients include Lowe’s Home Improvement stores and United Airlines.