Carahsoft Adds Accelera to DoD Blanket Purchase Agreement for VMware Virtualization Platforms; Will Jones Comments

Carahsoft Technologysoftware has added Accelera Solutions as a purchasing point partner and dealer of VMware-built virtualization and data center products under a Defense Department blanket purchase agreement.

Accelera said Wednesday it will work to help DoD customers secure licenses for VMware’s software, servers and desktop products as well as acquire installation and training support services for virtualization platforms through Carahsoft’s Enterprise Software Initiative BPA contract.

Will Jones, vice president of VMware solutions at Carahsoft, said Carahsoft will leverage Accelera’s experience in mobility and desktop virtualization platforms to support DoD’s mission and expand adoption of VMware products within the Pentagon.

Fairfax, Virginia-based Accelera is a System for Award Management-registered minority-owned, small business that provides cloud, mobility and virtualization systems for government and commercial clients.

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