Gardiner, Maine – October 7, 2011- Blue Marble Geographics (www.bluemarblegeo.com) has been awarded a contract with the General Services Administration (GSA). Blue Marble is excited to now be able to offer their products to Federal Organizations through the streamlined process this organization manages for federal purchasers. As an approved commercial vendor, government organizations can feel comfortable knowing they are not only getting an incredibly accurate, robust product, but they are receiving this product at the best possible price. The company will complete the posting of their GSA schedule over the next month.
Blue Marble’s geospatial data manipulation and conversion solutions are used worldwide by thousands of GIS analysts at software, oil and gas , mining, civil engineering, surveying, and technology companies, as well as governmental and university organizations.
The overall goal of GSA is to assist federal organizations in meeting todays purchasing challenges. With so many supplier options available to the government the GSA provides an elite list of companies that have been approved for their quality and commitment to their field of expertise. Blue Marble has been growing relationships with government organizations for nearly two decades. GSA contracts make it easier for federal government users to quickly purchase Blue Marble software. The GSA is highly committed to helping companies like Blue Marble to succeed in a large and vastly competitive market. Blue Marble is looking forward to the many great opportunities that may come out of gaining the title of an approved GSA vendor.
”GSA is a thorough and long process for any company to undertake,” states Blue Marble President Patrick Cunningham. “However, we wanted to provide this option for our federal government users and we are pleased to say we were able to do so on our own with the help of the GSA. Now our federal customers will have quick and easy access to purchase our software as they need.”
About GSA: GSA provides workplaces by constructing, managing, and preserving government buildings and by leasing and managing commercial real estate. GSA’s acquisition solutions offer private sector professional services, equipment, supplies, telecommunications, and information technology to government organizations and the military. GSA policies promote management best practices and efficient government operations. Learn more at http://www.gsa.gov/portal/category/100000
About Blue Marble Geographics
Blue Marble Geographics of Gardiner, ME is a leading developer and provider of software products and services for highly accurate geospatial data conversion solutions. Blue Marble is known for their coordinate conversion expertise and is the developer of The Geographic Calculator and GeoCalc SDK. The company has been writing GIS software tools and solutions for over 18 years and currently serves hundreds of thousands of users worldwide. Learn more at http://www.bluemarblegeo.com