Department of Energy (DOE) Has Awarded a Contract to GNS, Inc. to Provide Information Technology Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Support Services

Rockville, MD, February 26, 2008 --( Global Network Systems, Inc. (GNS), an IT solution provider, specializing in information assurance, network design and operational services, was awarded a Department of Energy (DOE) contract to provide Information Technology Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Support Services to the Office of the Chief Information Officer. The contract is valued at 3.5 million over the three (3) year period.

Under the contract, GNS will assist DOE-OCIO in oversight and Quality Assurance compliance with the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 46.401(a), Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-130, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) Federal Information System Controls Audit Manual (FISCAM), OMB Circular A-76 to support Business Guide Benchmarking Standards as required to ensure business practices are within accepted commercial and government standards.

GNS has provided superior IT solutions and services to the Federal government since 2000, in a range of information and network security functions. “We are very excited to be part DOE-OCIO team and will provide the same level of excellent service to the Department of Energy that we have provided over the years to the government sector, “ said Mr. Peyman Goldoust, Executive Vice President of GNS, Inc.

About GNS:
GNS is a is a Rockville, Md.-based, minority woman-owned SBA-certified 8(a) information technology solution provider with a proven track record of helping clients reduce costs, improve performance and achieve true competitive advantage. Since 1998, GNS has served private industry and government with services including NIST and DoD-compliant Certification and Accreditation, information security services and network/help desk operations. These services cover the entire spectrum of information assurance requirements to maintain and improve the availability, integrity and confidentiality of government systems and the data they process, store and communicate. GNS also provides a variety of contracting vehicles to the federal and state government. For more information, visit

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