DLA JETS Contract Vehicle Opened to Other DoD Agencies

November 28, 2018

Mr. Michael Yacobacci is the Contracting Officer for this contract and has opened it to other DoD Agencies. DLA has developed a DLA JETS website (CAC enabled, not accessible to general public): https://today.dla.mil/JETS/Pages/default.aspx. The intention of the website is to provide general information to other DoD agencies that may be interested in utilizing JETS. The website also includes JETS Ordering Procedures, documents and templates. If a customer has a contracting office that would like to issue the order, Mr. Yacobacci can delegate ordering authority to the outside agency KO. Each JETS prime vendor will be notified when he delegates the ordering authority for a competitive task order.

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TekSynap Awarded IDIQ Contract in support of Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)

August 22, 2018

TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation) of Reston, Virginia, is being awarded a maximum $435,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for agency-wide core information technology services and support (ITSS) for the Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) in support of the Information Integration and Technology Services (I2TS) Directorate and the Chief Information Office (CIO). This is a five-year base contract with one five-year option period, the maximum dollar amount is for the life of the contract, including a five-year option period. The bids were solicited through the Federal Business Opportunities website, with 13 offers received. Work will be performed at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, however, DTRA maintains a global mission, and contractor personnel may be required to work at locations other than Fort Belvoir. Performance is expected to be completed September 2028. Task Order 1 is being awarded at $68,556,828 for IT service provisioning and operations services. Task Order 2 is being awarded at $43,964,556 for cyber security support services. Task Order 3 is being awarded at $19,472,853 for test, transition, and integration support services. Task Orders 1, 2, and 3 will have a one-year base and four one-year options. The contracting activity is the Defense Threat Reduction Agency, Fort Belvoir, Virginia (HDTRA1-18-D-0011).

Welcome to TekSynap

June 8, 2018

Synaptek is in the process of changing our branding from “Synaptek” to “TekSynap”. All aspects of the company remain the same.

The reason for this change is an apparent trademark conflict with a California company called Synoptek LLC (with an “o” instead of an “a”). While we had a trademark for the “Synaptek” name, Synoptek LLC filed a trademark infringement lawsuit in California requesting a judicial cancelation of our trademark. Recently, the judge in the case filed an order to cancel our trademark for the “Synaptek” name and found that our use of the name infringes on the plaintiff’s mark, citing a possibility of future confusion. It is clear in the judge’s order that we must change our branding as quickly as possible. The most notable immediate effect is that our website has been changed to reflect the TekSynap name. Subsequently, business cards, communications and other branded items will be updated to reflect the new branding.

We chose TekSynap as our new name because it has adequate differentiation while providing continuity with the legacy reputation for service delivery that we built under the Synaptek name. Our logo and tagline “Technology moving at the speed of thought” will remain the same, only the name will change. Rest assured that we are the same company with the same values that we established as Synaptek. The leadership and employees of our company remain committed to our customer’s mission.

Department of Commerce awards TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation) the third phase of a sole sourced contract

September 21, 2015

Department of Commerce

On September 21st, 2015 the US Department of Commerce awarded the third phase of an eight phase scheduled deployment of wireless as a sole sourced contract to TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation).  TekSynap will add nearly 400 Cisco wireless access points expanding the system to blanket another large section of the 3rd largest federal government building operated by GSA.  The system will provide public and private wireless coverage throughout Commerce newly renovated sections using the open office concept developed by GSA.

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Cisco Advanced Technology Partner (ATP) for Identity Services Engine (ISE) Certification

April 6, 2015

Cisco Advanced Technology Partner (ATP) for Identity Services Engine (ISE) Certification

TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation) has successfully met the requirements for the Advanced Technology Partner (ATP) for Identity Services Engine (ISE) with Cisco Systems.

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TekSynap Achieves VMware Professional level in their Solution Provider Program

February 24, 2015

We are very proud to announce TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation) has successfully met the requirements for VMware’s Professional level Solutions Provider Program. With this partnership, TekSynap gains access to Vmware Partner Central, Sales, Marketing and Leads materials, opportunity registration, discounted products and licensing, free internal use licensing, not for resale licensing for demo purposes. TekSynap also has received special portal access for Professional Solutions Providers Partners. Any TekSynap employees who are supporting our customers with this technology should be on the lookout for new tools you can use in support of their environments. Information about these tools will be provided in the coming weeks.

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Cisco Premier Partner

February 18, 2015

We are very proud to announce TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation) has successfully met the requirements of the Cisco Premier Partner Program. Attaining this level of certification is an important achievement for our company. This certification recognizes TekSynap as having the skills and expertise to sell, plan, design, implement and operate Cisco network and infrastructures.

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Invitation to become a Cisco Advanced Professional Partner (ATP)

February 5, 2015

TekSynap (formerly Synaptek Corporation), by special invitation, was invited to become a Cisco Advanced Professional Partner subcontractor. TekSynap has entered into an agreement to represent and provide OEM services to Cisco as we jointly support our customer in their missions.

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