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Oakland CEO Cedric Nash Serves as Panelist at ITSMF 4th Quarter Symposium

Oakland CEO Cedric Nash Serves as Panelist at ITSMF 4th Quarter Symposium

11/11/2017 12:00:00 AM EST
4 weeks ago

11/10/2017

Tampa, FL – Oakland is proud to announce that President and CEO Cedric Nash spoke at the Information Technology Senior Management Forum (ITSMF) 4th Quarter Symposium today. ITSMF is a national organization dedicated exclusively to fostering executive-level technology talent among African Americans.

Nash was a featured panelist during a session titled “Failing Forward as an Entrepreneur”.  During the session, Nash shared lessons learned from his more than 20 years of experience as an entrepreneur to encourage mid- to senior-level technology executives in their pursuit of new enterprise.  

In February 2016, ITSMF recognized Nash with a President’s Award for his outstanding contributions in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) field, his commitment to advancing others, and his accomplishments as a successful entrepreneur in the IT industry.

“I am honored to have had the opportunity to share my experiences and knowledge with aspiring entrepreneurs and accomplished leaders from across our nation,” said Nash.

Nash will host a networking event for the Symposium participants at his Tampa residence Saturday evening.

Oakland Awarded Software Sale to Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts

Oakland Awarded Software Sale to Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts

9/15/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
2 months ago

Lanham, MD, 9/15/2017

Oakland’s Software Value Added Reselling Division has won an order for SAP Software Annual Enterprise Support from the Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts in a competitive bid.  Oakland is a Value Added Reseller/Wholesaler of SAP Software to the Government directly and to Systems Integrators.  Mr. Jim Miller, Oakland Director of Software Value Added Reselling, noted “Oakland is happy to continue its support of another State of Maryland institution in the Administrative Office of the Courts."

About the Maryland Administrative Office of the Courts

is the central support agency for the state judicial branch, and provides a broad range of support services to Maryland’s courts in operations, information technology, management, legal, government relations, financial, administration, and programs.

Oakland Named to Black Enterprise Magazine’s 2017 List of 100 Largest Black Owned Businesses (BE 100)

Oakland Named to Black Enterprise Magazine’s 2017 List of 100 Largest Black Owned Businesses (BE 100)

9/12/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 months ago

Lanham, MD, 9/12/17

Oakland Consulting Group (Oakland) was named to Black Enterprise magazine’s 2017 list of the top 100 U.S. black owned businesses. The BE 100 has been compiled since 1973, basing the ranking on prior year revenues. This is Oakland’s first year to be included on the list. Black Enterprise is a monthly U.S. magazine that describes itself as "the premier business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans." It reports a readership of 3.7 million.

Mr. Cedric Nash, Oakland CEO, noted: “We are extremely pleased with this recognition from Black Enterprise magazine. It reflects the excellent growth Oakland has continued to realize, resulting from our focus on delivering real value to our clients.”

Oakland Consulting Group Named Workday Advisory Services Partner

Oakland Consulting Group Named Workday Advisory Services Partner

8/22/2017 12:00:00 AM EDT
3 months ago

Lanham, MD – August 22, 2017 – Oakland Consulting Group, Inc. (Oakland) today announced that it has been named a Workday Advisory Services Partner. Workday (NYSE: WDAY) is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.

As a Workday Advisory Services Partner, Oakland will focus on advising customers in a number of areas surrounding the adoption of Workday Financial Management and Workday Human Capital Management (HCM). Workday Financial Management and Workday HCM support a complete range of financial and people-based processes that provide customers with real-time operational visibility along with the speed and agility to adapt to business growth and change.

Oakland brings a 13-year record of success as a minority-owned business, serving the federal, state, local governments, and education market with innovative enterprise solutions. The company delivers ERP services, consulting services, and business intelligence analytics services, which enable customers to meet their unique business goals.

“We are incredibly excited to be named a Workday Advisory Services Partner,” said Cedric Nash, CEO, Oakland Consulting Group. “We look forward to coupling our marketplace expertise with Workday’s groundbreaking technologies and proven track record to enable more organizations to transform how they manage their finances and people.”

 

About Oakland Consulting Group
Oakland is a veteran owned, GSA schedule 70, small disadvantaged business enterprise that provides information technology services to federal, state and local government agencies, and educational institutions. Oakland services include three primary areas: (1) ERP Consulting, providing full life-cycle support for ERP implementations; (2) Management Consulting, supporting program management, process reengineering and other areas; and (3) Business Intelligence and Analytics Consulting, delivering solutions in big data and decision support capabilities.

Media Relations Contact: June Findlay, (301) 577-4111, press@ocg-inc.com

Federal Contracts

GSA Schedule IT 70 GS35F0539L

The Information Technology Schedule 70 assists the federal government in procuring Information Technology (IT) professional services and solutions to promote agencies’ IT missions.

Download GSA Schedule GS-35F-0539L.

Enterprise Software Initiative for SAP products

Contract #: N00104-08-A-ZF44

A Blanket Purchase Agreement was awarded to Oakland Consulting Group, Inc. under the Enterprise Software Initiative for SAP products and services, including software licenses, software maintenance support, and information technology professional services. It is the responsibility of the Ordering Officer to ensure compliance with all fiscal laws prior to issuing an order under a BPA, and to ensure that the vendor selected represents the best value for the requirement being ordered (see FAR 8.404).

There is an automated quoting and ordering system available for credit card orders at the e-commerce site DoD ESI . User registration is required. Please note that use of the system is not mandatory. The DoD ESI site can also be used to obtain market research quotes; however, it is the responsibility of the Ordering Officer to use the solicitation method deemed appropriate (refer to FAR 8.4).

The ESI website can be viewed at www.esi.mil.

Download the ESI Ordering Guide.

Army Enterprise Resource Planning Services IDIQ

Oakland Consulting was awarded a Small Business prime contract on to support the Program Management, Army Enterprise Systems Integration Program (PM AESIP) in developing and sustaining the Army’s ERP systems and associated business processes.  Supported systems include:

  • Global Combat Support System - Army (GCSS-Army), the tactical logistics system
  • Logistics Modernization Program (LMP), the national logistics system
  • General Fund Enterprise Business System (GFEBS), the Army's financial system

 

The Army continues to modernize its ERP business systems to simplify operations, optimize processes, and provide an accurate, enterprise view of business information to all users. The contract is expected to address integration of the three supported systems with the goal of transitioning to a common approach to architecture, business processes, and data.

Army Enterprise System Integration Program (AESIP)

The Army continues to modernize its ERP business systems to simplify operations, optimize processes, and provide an accurate, Enterprise view of business information to all users. AESIP is a key component of this initiative.

AESIP integrates business processes and systems by serving as the Enterprise hub for the Army’s logistics and financial ERP business systems:

  • General Fund Enterprise Business System (GFEBS), the Army's financial system
  • Global Combat Support System - Army (GCSS-Army), the tactical logistics system
  • Logistics Modernization Program (LMP), the national logistics system

 

AESIP enables integration by linking business processes and data across existing IT systems. This integration optimizes business processes and supports Enterprise-level information requirements. AESIP has successfully delivered a Web-based solution for the creation and management of customer and vendor master data and implemented an optimized messaging and hub services capability.

Products and Services

AESIP services include:

  • Enterprise hub services
  • Enterprise master data management
  • Business intelligence and analytics

US Navy SeaPort Enhanced - N00178-15-D-8341

This multiple-award contract vehicle allows government users to solicit business, including Naval Sea Systems Command(NAVSEA), Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR), Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), Military Sealift Command, Strategic Systems Program (SSP), Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Office of Naval  Research, and the U.S. Marine Corps.

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NAICS

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511210

SOFTWARE PUBLISHERS

541511

CUSTOM COMPUTER PROGRAMMING SERVICES

541512COMPUTER SYSTEMS DESIGN SERVICES
541513COMPUTER FACILITIES MANAGEMENT SERVICES
541519

OTHER COMPUTER RELATED SERVICES

541611

ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT AND GENERAL MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES
541612HUMAN RESOURCES CONSULTING SERVICES
541614PROCESS, PHYSICAL DISTRIBUTION, AND LOGISTICS CONSULTING SERVICES
541618OTHER MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES
541690OTHER SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL CONSULTING SERVICES
541990ALL OTHER PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND TECHNICAL SERVICES
561320TEMPORARY HELP SERVICES