Custom Computer Specialists’ Founder Gregory G. Galdi is Named Entrepeneur of the Year by ACIT

LINCOLN,RI (September 16, 2013) — Custom Computer Specialists Inc. (“Custom”), a leading IT services provider, today announced it has been selected for the a five-year term on the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ contract for converged Voice and Data, a timeframe in which the State could purchase up to $140 million in voice and data equipment.

The converged Voice and Data contract, also known as ITT50, will be the primary Statewide Contract used by Executive Agencies of the Commonwealth for the goods and services covered by the contract. These services include network assessment, design, engineering, integration, management, maintenance and consulting for telephony systems and associated data networks.

As an awarded vendor of the ITT50 contract, under Category 2 – Value Added Resellers, Custom will be authorized by an OEM to distribute, install and maintain voice and data network systems, software, and related peripheral equipment required.

“Since 1979 Custom has been providing the Public Sector with access to a wide array of technology solutions that were developed specifically for the Public Sector and we are honored to be awarded this contract,” said Greg Galdi, Custom’s President and CEO. “By leveraging our relationship with Cisco and other manufacturers, Public Sector clients throughout the State of Massachusetts will now have access to the breadth and depth of our talented engineering team.”

Custom, a Cisco Premier Partner, 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
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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 2013 VAR500, and a listing among the Top 100 North American Government VARs.