Suffolk, VA Ishpi Information Technologies, Inc. (DBA ISHPI), a CMMI Maturity Level 5 Federal Information Technologies services provider, has been awarded a call order contract to perform Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record (VLER) Application Sustainment for the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC). This contract is valued at up to $10.99M if all options are exercised.

VLER is a mission-essential family of software applications and products that track the medical history of military personnel through their entire service, from active duty to veteran status. ISHPI will maintain the applications and products that comprise VLER, providing responsive support for the applications, and supporting Information Assurance (IA) activities and vulnerability remediation.

“We look forward to supporting the critical work and mission of the DMDC VLER applications,” said Earl D. Bowers, ISHPI’s President and CEO. “This is a phenomenal win with a key customer and we are excited by the opportunity to continue to support the DMDC”.

About DMDC

The Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) serves under the Office of the Secretary of Defense to collate personnel, manpower, training, financial, and other data for the Department of Defense (DoD). Since 1974, DMDC has evolved into a world leader in DoD identity management, serving uniformed service members and their families across the globe. For more information about the DMDC visit: DMDC Web (

About VLER

Virtual Lifetime Electronic Record (VLER) is an electronic health record program that tracks the medical history of American soldiers through their entire service, from active duty to veteran status. A veteran’s medical care can come from a number of different providers. The VLER streamlines medical information and enables medical records to be shared between the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), military treatment facilities, and health care providers in both the private and public sectors.


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