Apextech has received multiple awards on several task orders under their 8(a) STARS II Contract in support of several IT and resource management initiatives at the USDA ARS location in Beltsville, Maryland. Our first awards occur this month with several awards to follow leading up to fiscal year 2014 end. Apextech is pleased to have Planet Technologies as their teaming partner on many of these task orders. This work encompasses new areas of expertise for the company, specifically in Oracle environments, network operations and cybersecurity. Additional tasks include studies and analysis of the resource management environments and an extensive SharePoint migration initiative.