BETHESDA, MD--(Marketwire - Jun 21, 2012) - Computech, an Information Technology firm, has been awarded the American Technology Award (ATA) for outstanding achievement in IT Services and Consulting for The National Broadband Map. Also known as the Termans, in honor of Frederick Emmons Terman, the widely credited father of Silicon Valley, the ATAs recognize products and services that have significantly advanced technology.
"The quality of nominees for this year's Termans is a clear indication of the vibrancy of the American technology industry and we are thrilled to be able to recognize Computech for their contribution to the industry and their outstanding achievement," said Jennifer Kerber, President of the TechAmerica Foundation.
The Termans were presented at a gala dinner in Washington D.C. featuring keynote addresses from Juniper Networks' (NYSE: JNPR) CEO Kevin Johnson, who received the American Technology Awards Corporate Leadership Award, and Richard Spires, the CIO at the Department of Homeland Security and the Government Technology Executive of the Year recipient.
Terman winners are determined by a panel of outstanding industry experts and technology leaders. To learn more about the awards please visit the TechAmerica Foundation website.
Computech, Inc. (www.computechinc.com) develops, implements and maintains complex information systems to support public/private organizations with their mission-critical needs. Focused on open platforms, Computech leverages the latest tools and methodologies to ensure maximum productivity, while protecting clients' investments. Computech offers expertise in Integrated Web Solutions; Spectrum Auction Solutions; Legacy System Modernization; Business Process Modernization and Financial Systems Support.
About TechAmerica Foundation
TechAmerica Foundation educates industry executives, policy makers and opinion leaders on the promise of technological innovation to advance prosperity, security and the general welfare. Launched in 1981, the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan affiliate of TechAmerica, which is the leading voice and resource for the U.S. technology industry. The Foundation disseminates award-winning industry, policy and market research covering topics such as U.S. competitiveness in a global economy, innovation in government, and other areas of national interest. It also organizes conferences and seminars to explore pertinent issues with government and industry representatives and to share the Foundation's findings. Learn more about TechAmerica Foundation at www.techamericafoundation.org.