MORRIS PLAINS, N.J.,Â Feb. 20, 2018Â /PRNewswire/ — CherryRoad Technologies Inc. today announced it has signed a NASPO ValuePointÂ® Participating Addendum with theÂ State of Oklahoma, allowing the State to simplify their entire cloud procurement process. CherryRoad markets its cloud solutions and managed services to state and local governments through NASPO ValuePoint’s Master Agreement awarded by theÂ State of Utah.
TheÂ State of Oklahoma, which is the seventh State following in the footsteps of the States ofÂ Utah,Â South Dakota,Â Hawaii,Â Florida,Â Nebraska, and the Commonwealth ofÂ VirginiaÂ to sign the Participating Addendum, can now access master agreements to work directly with CherryRoad to address their unique cloud solution needs. Cloud solutions provided by CherryRoad include Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Value-added Services â€“ which are developed specifically for state and local governments.
“By working with CherryRoad via the NASPO ValuePoint cooperative, state procurement is simplified, which is no easy task,” saidÂ Larry Hymson, CherryRoad Executive Vice President of Client Solutions.Â “States’ cloud solutions become a reality â€“ faster, more efficient, and cost-effective.Â Projects start quicker, allowing states to increase efficiencies and leverage true cloud solutions.Â The State of OklahomaÂ will be better able to focus on value creation and identify technology strategies that achieve the greatest benefits for its citizens.”
NASPO ValuePoint is regarded as the nation’s most significant public contract cooperative due to its unparalleled value for members as well as contractors, competitive pricing, and superior terms and conditions. NASPO ValuePoint Cloud Solutions Master Agreements are only awarded through a competitive RFP to a limited number of cloud solution providers whose offerings meet stringent security and data protection requirements.
About CherryRoad Technologies Inc.
At CherryRoad, our clients entrust us with the success of their IT solutions, whether we’re delivering on-premise ERP, cloud-based application management, business intelligence, process optimization, or change management consulting. Throughout our 38-year history, we’ve successfully partnered with hundreds of public sector and commercial clients to modernize, optimize and manage their back-office functions. Headquartered in Morris Plains, N.J. with offices across the U.S., we’ve earned a solid reputation for combining technology, organizational, functional, and vertical market expertise into practical solutions that deliver results â€“ on time and on budget. For more information, visit www.cherryroad.com
About NASPO ValuePoint
NASPO ValuePoint is a unified, nationally focused cooperative aggregating the demand of all 50 states, theÂ District of Columbia and the organized US territories, their political subdivisions, and other eligible entities spurring best value, innovation, and competition in the marketplace. The NASPO ValuePoint Cooperative Purchasing Organization (formerly WSCA-NASPO) provides the highest standard of excellence in public cooperative contracting. By leveraging the leadership and expertise of all states with the purchasing power of their public entities, NASPO ValuePoint delivers the best value, reliable, competitively sourced contracts. Since 1993 NASPO ValuePoint has been the cooperative purchasing arm of NASPO (the National Association of State Procurement Officials) encouraging, fostering, and guiding the nation’s most significant public contract cooperative.