HAUPPAUGE, NY (June 14, 2011) — Custom Computer Specialists Inc. (“Custom”), a leading IT services provider, today announced it has been awarded a New York State Office of General Services (OGS) contract to supply security products, installation, systems integration and maintenance services.  This contract enables Custom to offer its products and services to all eligible New York state agencies, municipalities, and educational institutions.

“We are committed to providing customers with highly secure systems and solutions and are thrilled to be awarded this contract,” said Greg Galdi, Custom’s president and CEO.  “In today’s world, security is more important than ever.  Custom has a full portfolio of solutions, services and partners to help our customers see, manage and mitigate security risks in real time allowing for proactive rather than reactive responses.”

Custom’s OGS contract number for Security Systems and Solutions is PT65436. Key manufacturer partners include:  Axis, Panasonic, Sony, Verint, Milestone, NVT, OnSSI, ViewSonic, Firetide and DragonWave.  Custom also holds OGS contract CMS188A to provide consulting, systems integration, training, and support services, and provides products of over 30 manufacturers under other New York State contracts.  For more information, please visit:  .

Custom has been working with Public Sector entities throughout the region for more than thirty years, providing a full range of services, including the following:

  • IT network infrastructure, including virtualization, wireless, unified communications, video, mobile device computing and security
  • Product acquisition
  • Professional development
  • Student information system implementation and support
  • Comprehensive onsite and remote support programs
  • For more information, please call 800.598.8989 or visit

    About Custom Computer Specialists, Inc.

    Founded in 1979, Custom Computer Specialists helps Northeast public and private sector clients get maximum value from their IT investments.  Custom’s unique combination of privately owned flexibility and extensive IT capability empowers it to create client-centric solutions that deliver expected results.

    Custom’s recent industry awards include ranking on the 2011 VAR500, listing among the Top 200 Private New York Metro Companies (Crain’s New York Business), being named Long Island’s #1 Technical Consultant (Long Island Business News) and a listing among the Top 100 North American Government VARs.