RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - Nov 10, 2014) - Govplace, a leading solution provider for the federal information technology (IT) market, announced today that it has been selected as the Federal Solution Provider of the Year Award (United States) by McAfee, part of Intel Security. Govplace was honored for its 250% year-over-year growth and for delivering outstanding results through its investment in developing security practices using McAfee technologies.

"Having great partners helps us meet our mission of providing the best possible security to the federal government," said Ken Kartsen, Vice President of Federal for McAfee. "We're delighted to be partnering with Govplace and look forward to working together as their innovative cybersecurity practice continues to grow."

Govplace works closely with McAfee on a number of initiatives, including the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Continuous Diagnostics and Mitigation (CDM) Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA), where Govplace serves as the security solutions product lead as a subcontractor to Knowledge Consulting Group.

"Govplace is proud to be McAfee's 2014 Federal Solution Provider of the year," said Ryan McCullough, Vice President and General Manager of Govplace's Federal division. "Incorporating McAfee technologies allows us to mitigate risk and provide enhanced security to our customers as cyber threats become ever more prevalent and sophisticated. Govplace continues to evolve its offerings to proactively meet the requirements of this dynamic market, improving the security posture of our federal customers."

The award was presented as part of the Americas Awards at this year's annual FOCUS 14 Conference Partner Summit, hosted by McAfee in Las Vegas.

About Govplace
Govplace delivers the next generation of federal IT, driving innovation and cost savings for our customers. We redefine IT service delivery by leveraging commercial technologies, as-a-Service offerings, open standards and elastic services for big data, cybersecurity, virtualization, cloud and mobility solutions. Govplace is headquartered in Reston, VA. Visit for more information.

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