PPS Awarded the Tivoli Architecture Contract with Social Security Administration (SSA)

PPS InfoTech was awarded a contract supporting IBM's effort on the Tivoli Access Manager (TAM) for the Social Security Administration (SSA). PPS will be providing Technical Support Services to IBM on the design, development, deployment and problem troubleshooting/resolution of TAM applications. Specifically, this support provides technical assistance, problem resolution and troubleshooting, support services to SSA developers in the design and development of applications using TAM. PPS InfoTech provides knowledge transfer, mentoring and application development best practices to SSA staff.

PPS InfoTech has been supporting the SSAs Internet/Intranet initiatives. PPS InfoTech provides WebSphere Technical Support Services to IBM on the design, development, deployment and problem troubleshooting/resolution of WebSphere applications developed in support of SSA's Internet/Intranet Application systems. PPS provides technical assistance, problem resolution and troubleshooting support services to SSA developers in the design and development of applications using WebSphere. PPS InfoTech provides knowledge transfer, mentoring and application development best practices to SSA staff responsible for developing Internet/Intranet applications deployed on the WebSphere architecture on the distributed Sun Solaris platform.

PPS InfoTech WebSphere resources provide SSA migration support services from WebSphere software Versions 3.x to V4.x and V5.x as new Releases of WebSphere are released. The migration involves the installation of the environments and the migration of the existing applications in the old version of WebSphere and any application modifications required to operate in the new version of WebSphere. This migration support also includes the testing and deployment of upgrades, patches and efixes to address reported problems and software enhancements.

In addition, PPS InfoTech has been tasked to provide WebSphere Performance Analysis and Tuning support in evaluating and optimizing the operation of the Internet/Intranet applications performance in the WebSphere environment using various WebSphere Performance tools, such as JProbe, Introscope, and Resource Analyzer, in the SSA Performance and Capacity Planning Environment to identify any performance bottlenecks and recommend applications improvements to improve performance and throughput of the applications.

For additional information, please contact whuo@ppsco.com