2Is Inc.
Latest News
03/2012 2Is Inc. Releases OASIS™ Version 2.8
11/2011 2Is Inc. to Present at Lisp Conference in Japan
08/2011 2Is Inc. Named one of Inc. Magazine's Fastest-Growing Companies in 2011
05/2011 2Is Inc. Awarded GSA Corporate00 Contract
05/2011 2Is Inc. Awarded DLA R&D Contracts
05/2011 2Is Inc. Announces the Release of OASIS™ Version 2.7
03/2011 2Is Inc. Awarded a 25 Million Dollar IDIQ Contract for Value Engineering Services
01/2011 2Is Inc. Recertified as a CMMI Level III Software Development Organization
07/2010 2Is Inc. Named one of the Fastest-Growing Companies in 2010
02/2010 2Is Inc. Receives $1.2 Million FY10 Defense R&D Appropriation
09/2009 2Is Inc. Ranks 249th on Inc. 500 List of Fastest-Growing Companies

Latest News

March 2012
2Is Inc. Releases OASIS™ Version 2.8

On March 26, 2012, 2Is Inc. released the latest version of their flagship software application, OASIS™ 2.8. This release includes many new features as well as an major upgrade to look-and-feel.

New features in 2.8 include:

Now, more than ever, OASIS™ is providing users with a streamlined, one-stop-shop solution for their supply chain management and logistics needs. The OASIS™ development team is working tirelessly to bring users the latest and greatest tools to dynamically meet their needs.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

Media Contact

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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November 2011
2Is Inc. to Present at Lisp Conference in Japan

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. has been honored with an invitation to present at the annual Lisp Conference in Japan, sponsored by Mathematical Systems Inc. and Franz Inc.

The 2011 Japan Lisp Seminar held in Tokyo, Japan on November 17-18 convenes industry and academic experts in fields of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Computational Linguistics, Semantic Technologies and many more.

This year's conference features several exciting keynote speakers headlined by Professor Eiiti Wada, IIJ Innovation Institute and Mr. Glenn House, Founder of 2Is Inc., a key logistics decision support provider to the US Department of Defense.

Mr. House will present "A Lisp Based Framework for Rapid Development and Deployment of Data Intensive Applications - A SaaS Model." The conference will feature the following other seminars:

"We are excited to show how Lisp has enabled our team to create responsive, massive data distribution logistic systems. Bringing 'big-data' together with knowledge-based systems in a web-based collaborative SaaS solution is the future of computing." - Glenn House.

The two day conference will showcase industry specific tutorials and interactive presentations as well as a chance to honor the life of John McCarthy (1927 - 2011), The Father of Modern Artificial Intelligence and the Lisp programming language.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

Media Contact

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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August 2011
2Is Inc. Named one of Inc. Magazine's Fastest-Growing Companies in 2011

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. has been listed as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for the third year in a row. In 2011 and 2010, 2Is Inc. was named to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies. In 2009, 2Is Inc. placed 249th on the Inc. 500 list and was additionally honored as the 28th fastest-growing company in the field of government services.

"We are thrilled that Inc. Magazine has again recognized our rapidly growing business as we continue to provide expert engineering and software services to the Department of Defense and its industrial partners," said company CEO Gary Burchill.

To learn more about 2Is Inc. and the Inc. 500, visit http://www.inc.com and http://www.2is-inc.com.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

About Inc. Magazine

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. (www.inc.com) is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 710,106, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology.

Media Contact:

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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May 2011
2Is Inc. Awarded GSA Corporate00 Contract

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a General Services Administration (GSA) CORP00 Contract for: Professional Engineering Services, Information Technology Services and MOBIS Consulting Services. The contract has a five year performance period, from 2011-2016 (with an option to extend until 2021), and will allow 2Is Inc. to quickly partner with its U.S. Government customers.

"We are excited to further our partnership with our valued government customers through GSA Advantage and we will continue to provide them with the highest quality services at the best price," said 2Is Inc. CEO Gary Burchill.

The full 2Is Inc. GSA Pricing Catalog is available through the GSA Advantage! Website, located at www.gsaadvantage.gov.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

Media Contact

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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May 2011
2Is Inc. Awarded DLA R&D Contracts

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. is pleased to announce that the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) has awarded multi-year, multi-million dollar R&D contracts to 2Is Inc. The efforts are divided between OASIS software services related to pricing decision support and a reduced cost supply readiness award focused on MRAP/Route Clearance Vehicles.

At the end of the multi-year effort, DLA and the Military Services will have proven engineering-based and information technology-based solutions to reducing costs and improving readiness.

"We are excited to bring our decision support tools and engineering expertise to reduce the cost of supply readiness to benefit the war-fighter and the tax payer," said 2Is Inc. CEO Gary Burchill.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

Media Contact

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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May 2011
2Is Inc. Announces the Release of OASIS™ Version 2.7

OASIS™ 2.7 2Is Inc. is pleased to announce the release of OASIS™ 2.7, the newest version of OASIS™ that includes several user-requested features for tracking and organizing work on OASIS™. OASIS™ 2.7 also offers easier navigation in several tabs and more part reference data.

The new 2.7 features include:

For more information or help using the new features, refer to the user manual (Select Help menu --> Help Center --> Launch Documentation) or contact OASIS™ Support at (508) 850-7520 x219.

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March 2011
2Is Inc. Awarded a 25 Million Dollar IDIQ Contract for Value Engineering Services

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract as a part of the Defense Logistic Agency’s Value Engineering and Sourcing Support Tool (VESST) solicitation.

2Is Inc. was one of four companies selected to receive a VESST contract, which includes a five year performance period and a ceiling of 25 million dollars.

"We strive to provide affordable expert engineering services to DLA and we are excited to be presented with this opportunity to further advance value engineering projects," remarked Gary Burchill, 2Is Inc. CEO and head of Engineering Services.

Further information about 2Is Inc. Value Engineering Services is available on the 2Is Inc. website.

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January 2011
2Is Inc. Recertified as a CMMI Level III Software Development Organization

CMMI Level 3 Certified Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. has been appraised and certified by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) as a CMMI Level 3 Software Development Organization. This is the second CMMI certification for 2Is Inc. They were previously certified Level 3 in 2007.

"We are excited that the SEI has recognized our continued dedication to the CMMI Quality model through this accreditation. We have found CMMI to be a valuable tool in our development cycle and look forward to continuing to work to reach even higher levels of software maturity," said company President and CTO Glenn D. House, Sr.

2Is Inc. has been developing proprietary software tools since 2005. They plan to undergo appraisal in 2013 for CMMI Level 5.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

Media Contact:

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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July 2010
2Is Inc. Named one of the Fastest-Growing Companies in 2010

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. has been named on the Inc. Magazine 2010 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies for the second year in a row.

"We are honored that Inc. Magazine has continued to recognize 2Is as a top provider of engineering and software technical services to the defense industry. We anticipate further growth as a company even while remaining dedicated to providing affordable supply support innovation," said 2Is Inc. CEO Gary Burchill.

To learn more about 2Is Inc. and the Inc. 500 and Inc. 5000 lists, visit http://www.inc.com and http://www.2is-inc.com.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. provides supply support innovations that are affordable through the use of its data intensive Decision Support Tools and engineering expertise. They are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

About Inc. Magazine

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. (www.inc.com) is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 710,106, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology.

Media Contact:

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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February 2010
2Is Inc. Receives $1.2 Million FY10 Defense R&D Appropriation

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. has received a $1.2M FY10 Defense R&D Appropriation to improve weapon system readiness while reducing total ownership costs. This Congressional funding allows 2Is Inc. to build on its previous success sourcing mission critical battlefield backorders at reduced lead times and cost. The objective of this initiative is to expand from individual parts to weapon systems and families of related parts.

"We are really excited about this opportunity to bring our proven Logistics Decision Support Tools, engineering talent and manufacturing expertise to systemically resolve specific weapon system support problems at lower total costs," said 2Is Inc. CEO Gary Burchill.

Massachusetts Representative Stephen F. Lynch sponsored the appropriation and is enthusiastic in his support. "2Is Inc.’s ability to improve military readiness by supplying needed components to our troops more quickly and at reduced cost will allow us to retain highly skilled and knowledge-based jobs in Massachusetts while providing critical assistance to our troops," Congressman Lynch said. "I am pleased to see that 2Is Inc. will receive this federal funding."

About 2Is Inc.

Utilizing their U.S. Military-specific engineering and software services, 2Is Inc. works with a select network of manufacturing partners to supply specification-compliant parts, priced fairly and delivered fast to the U.S. Department of Defense and its industry partners. 2Is Inc. was the 249th fastest growing, privately- held, U.S. based company in Inc. Magazine’s 2009 INC 500 survey. Additionally, 2Is Inc. was ranked as the 16th fastest growing company in New England and 29th nationally in the field of Government Services.

Media Contact:

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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2009 Inc. 500 Honoree September 17, 2009
2Is Inc. Ranks 249th on Inc. 500 List of Fastest-Growing Companies

Walpole, Mass. - 2Is Inc. announced that Inc. magazine has ranked them 249th among the top 500 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. 2Is Inc., an engineering technical services and enterprise software application company focused on providing affordable supply support innovation to the Department of Defense and its industrial partners, reported a three-year growth rate of 883.9%. 2Is Inc. ranked 29th in the field of Government Services and 16th overall in the New England area.

"2Is Inc.’s sustained success is a result of focusing on our stakeholder principles. We provide our customers with affordable innovation by adapting our products and processes to their evolving challenges. We treat our manufacturing partners as customers, and we give them tailored, "turn-key" solutions to sourcing military parts. Finally, our employees are challenged with meaningful work in a high commitment, but relaxed, work environment," said company CEO Gary Burchill.

2Is Inc. began in 2002 as an engineering company sourcing critical repair parts for the Department of Defense, and now also provides Engineering Technical Services for rapid second source development and Software Applications focused on logistics decision supply support.

"If you want to know which companies are going to change the world, look at the Inc. 500," said Inc. editor Jane Berentson. "These are the most dynamic, fast-growth companies in the nation, the ones finding innovative solutions to problems, creating smart systems, and inventing products we soon discover we can't live without. The Inc. 500 list is Inc. magazine's tribute to American business ingenuity and ambition."

To learn more about 2Is Inc. and the Inc. 500, visit http://www.inc.com and http://www.2is-inc.com.

About Inc. Magazine

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. (www.inc.com) is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 712,961, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology.

About 2Is Inc.

2Is Inc. works with a network of manufacturing partners to supply specification-compliant parts to the U.S. Department of Defense through engineering services and repair part sourcing. They have developed several software applications which provide military supply decision support, and are an ISO 9001 and CMMI Level 3 registered company.

Media Contact

Lauren Hart
Corporate Communications
(508) 850-7520 x219
Lauren_hart@2is-inc.com

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