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Supporting FEMA in the Distribution of COVID-19 Relief Funds


McLean, VA – 03 April 2020 – Eagle Ray Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Preferred Systems Solutions (PSS), leads a team that provides valuable support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in the distribution of more than a $1B annually through grant programs such as the Homeland Security Grant Program (HSGP), Port Security Grant Program (PSGP), and the Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG) program.

Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS) is recognized as a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Certified Company


McLean, VA – 30 September 2019 – Driven by our belief in the critical role qualified Veterans bring to the civilian workforce, Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS) has been certified by the State of Virginia as a Virginia Values Veterans (V3) business. Going forward, we will display the V3 sticker along with the PSS logo on our website to mark our hiring commitment and, most importantly, encourage Veterans to apply to fill open positions.

Excellence Forged by Experience: PSS’s High-Performance Computing (HPC) in Service to the Intelligence Community


McLean, VA – June 13, 2019 – Our country’s safety and security rests on the Intelligence Community’s (IC’s) ability to manage large, complex data sets and analytic workloads. With the nation’s security as the measure of mission success, technology that is far beyond commodity computing’s speed and power – and the ability to maximize its capabilities – is IC-mission-essential.

PSS’ Database and Data Warehouse Solutions for Structured and Unstructured Data


McLean, VA – June 06, 2019 – Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. (PSS) provides enterprise data warehouse support, storing terabytes (TBs) of data loaded for threat analysis, detection and mitigation for our Federal customers. We develop unique analytic processes, using metrics and summarization, to provide high speed correlation of data in flight.

Our customers achieve success by gaining control and understanding of their structured and unstructured data. Our experts leverage their database skills, data science expertise, and functional knowledge to find the value and actionable triggers hidden in extremely large data sets.

PSS Charity Golf Tournament Above Par in Giving Military Families a “Home Away from Home”


St. Louis, IL – 26 April 2019 – In keeping with our commitment to support the communities that support us – military personnel, veterans, and their families – PSS hosted its inaugural fundraiser golf tournament to support the St. Louis Fisher House.

PSS Vice President, Gregg Schwartz (Center Left) presents a check for $2,500 to Fisher House representatives, an equivalent of more than six months of support to veteran families.

Partner Highlight: Booz Allen Hamilton


Scott AFB, IL – February 14, 2019 – Preferred Systems Solutions Inc. (PSS) is delighted to highlight teaming partner, Booz Allen Hamilton (Booz Allen).

Currently, PSS and Booz Allen are teaming partners on BSCM and STI Contracts. Together we provide USTRANSCOM’s Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) with technical, engineering, development, enhancement, and maintenance support for a number of critical systems and capabilities.

Preferred Systems Solutions (PSS) and Booz Allen Hamilton are teaming partners on BSCM and STI Contracts supporting worldwide surface transportation.

Preferred Systems Solutions Named Prime on $15.7M STI Contract


Scott AFB, IL – September 31, 2018 – Preferred Systems Solutions Inc. announces Prime win of the Surface Transportation Information (STI) contract to support USTRANSCOM’s Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC).  

The objective of the STI program is to provide technical engineering support for two branches within the SDDC G6 directorate. PSS provides the best possible surface transportation automation and information services to the war-fighter. Specifically, we support the ISDDC automated information system, the Enterprise EDI team, and the Enterprise Data Management and Data Quality team.

PSS Wins $14M Contract to Provide USTRANSCOM with Worldwide Business Support and Container Management (BSCM).


Scott AFB, IL – July 31, 2018 – Preferred Systems Solutions, Inc. was awarded a 5-year, $14 million Business Support & Container Management (BSCM) Prime Contract Re-compete with teammates, Booz Allen Hamilton and Geo Decisions, to support USTRANSCOM’s Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC).

The objective of the BSCM program is to maintain and provide software solutions to support SDDC’s business and container management mission. This includes Documentation, Carrier Services/Compliance, Cost and Billing, and Process and Systems sections of SDDC G3 and, in particular, it’s Global Container Management Branch.