MCLEAN, Va., May 21, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Steampunk announced today that the company has been awarded a Basic Ordering Agreement (BOA) with the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).

The BOA was awarded as part of the STRATUS program for cloud integration and development support services. The STRATUS program aims to accelerate cloud adoption by providing rapid access to hyperscale cloud service providers, integration and development service providers, and SaaS providers/resellers. Steampunk was selected for the program’s unrestricted portion and has a 10-year ordering period to support USDA’s cloud solution objectives.

“Steampunk is thrilled and honored to continue our partnership with USDA through STRATUS,” said Joe Nizhnikov, Senior Vice President at Steampunk. “Over the last four years, Steampunk has had the privilege of working directly with USDA to exploit the power and innovation of cloud computing using our Design Intelligence® delivery framework. Together we have demonstrated the very real business value of cloud-based solutions through cloud migration, modernization, and innovation engagements.”

Since 2019, Steampunk has supported the majority of USDA mission areas, as well as the Department’s Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) Digital Infrastructure Services Center (DISC). Steampunk thrives on producing mission outcomes with capabilities in DevSecOps, Data Exploitation, Digital Platform modernization, Cybersecurity, and Design & Strategy. Steampunk is delivering on some of the most complex technology challenges at USDA using its Design Intelligence® delivery framework that combines a continual focus on customer experience with deep technical expertise and proven Agile delivery methods to achieve Quality at Speed for the USDA mission.

About Steampunk Steampunk is a change agent in the federal contracting industry, bringing new thinking to clients in the Civilian, Homeland Security, Health, and Department of Defense sectors. Through our unique Design Intelligence® delivery framework we are fundamentally changing the expectations our federal clients have for true shared accountability in solving their toughest mission challenges. As an employee-owned company, we focus on investing in our employees to enable them to do the greatest work of their careers – and rewarding them for outstanding contributions to our clients. If you want to learn more about our story, visit

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SOURCE Steampunk, Inc.



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