Digital Management Awarded Contract to Help Develop the USDA IT Strategic Plan

Company’s Strategic Consulting Practice Spreads Transformational Footprint

Bethesda, MD—August 14, 2006 —Digital Management, Inc. announced today that in June it was awarded a contract with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) to provide comprehensive strategic consulting support services to help develop the Department’s 7-year IT Strategic Plan.

“Government Transformation is affecting every aspect of USDA operations. We’re pleased to be able to lend our proven expertise to help define a long-term IT Strategic Plan for the Department. This Plan will enable the Department to align infrastructures, implement consolidation initiatives, incorporate the USDA Enterprise Architecture (EA) into everyday decisions, and drive sound IT investment decisions for years to come,” said Jay Sunny Bajaj, CEO, Digital Management.

As part of this new contract, Digital Management will develop the USDA FY2006-2012 IT Strategic Plan, develop a supporting IT Implementation Plan, assess Department performance against the Strategic Plan, develop an IT Human Capital Management Plan, and support additional strategic planning activities within the OCIO at USDA.

With this contract, Digital Management brings together a complementary team of expert and experienced talent to help drive USDA transformation into the next decade.

About Digital Management:

Digital Management is a leading IT solutions and business strategy consulting firm focused on providing solutions that enable Federal agencies to deliver on the promise of Transformation. We transform Government operations by dependably bridging the gap between business strategy and mission success. We see technology as an efficient, economical means to an end and are dedicated to crafting the solutions that result in an increasingly interoperable, responsive, and cost-effective government. Digital Management provides services and solutions in Strategic Business Transformation, Software Systems Modernization, Enterprise Information Management, Cybersecurity, Healthcare IT, and Federal Financial Management. Digital Management is an SBA-certified, minority-owned, 8(a) small business.

Andrew J. Musliner