Data Services and Web Solutions Master Contractor for Maryland CATS
CONSULTING AND TECHNICAL SERVICES (CATS II) PROJECT NO. 060B9800035
Sidus Group, LLC, "Sidus Data" has been approved in the following areas as identified in the
Consulting and Technical Services (CATS) Project No. 060B9800035:
Functional Area One - Enterprise Service Provider
Sidus has years of experience in designing information systems which capitalize on agency architectures and State IT standards that provide interoperability with other systems and networks.
Functional Area Two - Web and Internet Systems
Sidus has designed hundreds of effective solutions for both commercial and governmental organizations.
Functional Area Three - Electronic Document Management
During 2002 and 2003, Sidus designed, built and implemented a complex Document Management System for the United States Marine Corps. Maintenance Depot. This system provided rapid retrieval, organization and administrative control in managing 10's of thousands of diverse documents.
Functional Area Five - Software Engineering
Sidus has years of experience in successfully providing a full life cycle of a software system development.
Functional Area Six - Systems/Facilities Management and Maintenance
Since 2003, Sidus has built, owns and manages two data centers located in Annapolis, Maryland and Cumberland, Maryland and is currently under contract with Anne Arundel County and the State of Maryland (through a prime contractor) to manage data center activities for a variety of systems.
Functional Area Seven - Information System Security
Sidus, through our data center operations, has created and executed multiple disaster recovery programs for past and current clients.
Functional Area Eight - Application Service Provider
This is a core expertise for Sidus. Over the past 6 years, Sidus has executed projects involving the combinations of software, hardware and networking technologies to offer hosted service-based applications. Sidus currently hosts over 600 application servers for clients in governmental agencies and commercial companies.
Functional Area Ten - IT Management Consulting Services
Sidus Data has experience in developing IT enterprise architecture, systems processes for architectural consistency, strategic planning assistance, project management services, contractor assessments and risk assessment analysis.
Functional Area Eleven - Business Process Consulting Services
Sidus Data has experience in streamlining business processes and the development, implementation and support of process improvements to eliminate redundancy and increase productivity and reduce cost.
Functional Area Seventeen - Documentation/Technical Writing
Develop and/or maintain the following types of documentation: system documentation; user manuals; computer operations and program maintenance manuals; plans for training, testing, quality assurance, and contingency operations; and backup, recovery and restart procedures; technical writing for proposals, presentations, standard operating procedures (SOP), and policies and procedures.
Sidus is unique by offering our clients a complete vertically integrated solutions. Take advantage of Sidus Data's extensive experience in the folowing areas:
- Web & Application Hosting
- Rack & Server Colocation
- Data Protection & Security
- Innovative Solution Integration
- E-Commerce Hosting
- Web Publishing
- Portal Development
- Custom Applications Design
- Web Strategy Consulting
- Document Management Solutions
Built to Telco Carrier grade specifications, the Sidus Data datacenter is designed with the following features to ensure both superior reliability and the ulimate in speed and performance:
- Redundant and Diverse Fiber Routes
- Cisco Powered Network
- Dedicated 2000A Feed - Hospital Grid
- PowerWare 9350 500 KVA UPS
- Kohler 380kVA Genset
- 45T of Redundant Leibert Cooling
- Three-tiered Physical Security
- 610Mb/s Capacity of Connectivity
Sidus Data Stats
- Maryland Small Business Reserve
- Offices in Annapolis, Maryland
- Datacenters in Annapolis and Cumberland, Maryland
- MDVoters System, Data and Network Services
- Chesapeake Innovation Center, Founding Partner
- Anne Arundel Tech Council, Platinum Sponsor
- Fort Meade Alliance, Four Star Sponsor
- Web Publisher, Corridor Inc.
- Selected as one of the leading Emerging Companies - Anne Arundel County 2005
Contact Sidus Data
Operations Office and Datacenter:
175 Admiral Cochrane Drive
Annapolis, MD 21401
Jason Silva, CEO