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West Advanced Technologies, Inc. (WATI) develops, integrates, installs and supports technology for Local, State and Federal Government agencies. Since its founding in 1998, WATI has 100% successful track record in building and deploying citizen and employee-facing applications and infrastructure for public sector agencies. WATI has national presence, with headquarters in Southern California.

WATI works with a vast number of government agencies in various counties and state governments, such as:
  • Department of Public and Social Services
  • Department of General Services
  • Internal Services Department
  • Assessors Offices
  • Sheriff Departments
  • Department of Human Resources
  • Department of Transportation
  • Utilities and Water Districts
  • Workforce Development and Aging
  • Health and Human Services
  • Public Works
Long-Standing Relationship with the County of Los Angeles

WATI has a highly productive, long-standing relationship with the County of Los Angeles, which continues today, with over 150 projects successfully implemented.

In the application space, WATI plays a key role in the development, deployment, enhancement and support of several systems, in addition to deep familiarity with County-wide systems such as eCAPS, CWTAPPS, and CWPAY.

WATI is intimately involved in County infrastructure projects, which include Network planning, VOIP planning, EMC Multi-Fabric Storage, Computing Resources, Capacity Planning, Imaging/Document Management, and facility planning.WATI has also participated in the County’s enterprise technology and security committees such as the CIO’s Cyber-terrorism initiative, the VOIP Selection Committee and the BI Steering Committee.

WATI works side-by-side with many of the skilled technology and management professionals within many agencies (DPSS, ISD, CSS, Assessor, Sheriff, DHR) of the County departments; and continues to uphold their confidence by delivering successful projects, protecting assets and integrating the involvement of County staff.

As such, few vendors have as broad and deep understanding of the systems, staff, business protocols, policies and practices of the State and Local Governments as does WATI.

Contract Vehicles

Alaska Railroad Corporation
Master Services Agreement
California Multiple Award Schedule (CMAS)
IT Services
California Department of General Services
Master Services Agreement (IT MSA)
Contra Costa County Sheriff Department
Master Services Agreement
County of Fresno
Master Services Agreement
County of San Mateo
Master Services Agreement
County of San Mateo
Contingent Staffing
Master Services Agreement
Los Angeles County Information Technology Support
Master Services Agreement (ITSSMA)
Los Angeles County Enterprise Services
Master Agreement (ESMA)
Alameda County Sheriff Department
Master Services Agreement
North Carolina Department of Information Technology
Master Services Agreement
Utah Transit Authority
Master Services Agreement
County of Sacramento
IT Staffing Master Services Agreement
Arizona Commerce Authority
IT Professional Services
Anne Arundel County
Information Technology Professional Services
CalPERS
Information Technology Consultants - Spring-Fed- Pool
Kaiser Permanente
Information Technology
Master Services Agreement
City of Sacramento
Information Technology
Master Services Agreement
State of Maryland
Dept of IT Consulting and Technical Services (CATS)
Los Angeles City
Contract Programming Services

Customers

LA Probation Department
LA Department Of Parks & Recreations
City Of Fremont CA - WATI's Customer
City Of Sacramento - WATI's Customer
Techfetch - WATI's Customer
State Of North Carolina - WATI's Customer
Los Angeles County Sheriff - WATI's Customer
LA County Internal Services Department - WATI's Customer
DPSS LA - WATI's Customer

Key Partners

WATI has strategic partnerships with technology partners that align with WATI’s vision, meet your needs and exceed your expectations. When you work with WATI you get the world’s leading technology providers, all from a single point of contact.

We maintain strong strategic partnerships with key global leaders in workflow automation, cloud infrastructure and Big Data. Through our strong relationships with our best-of-breed partners, you can be confident that WATI can deliver the technology and solutions you need. Whether the challenge is designing or upgrading legacy systems, hosted or virtualized solutions, or an entire IT environment, depend on WATI to deliver.

Microsoft Silver Certified - WATI's Partner

Microsoft Silver Certified Partner

WATI is a Microsoft Silver Certified Partner. The WATI-Microsoft partnership combines our deep industry expertise and technology consulting capabilities with the Microsoft’s suite of products to provide innovative, high-quality and cost-effective Azure and on premise solutions to customers.Our Use of Force Solution is built on Microsoft and Azure platforms. WATI offers development, deployment and support services for a range of Microsoft applications and technologies including web, database, application development, and Office 365 migration and virtualization solutions.

AWS- WATI's Partner

Amazon Web Services Partner

WATI offers development, deployment and support services for various clients on AWS platform. AWS provides on-demand cloud computing platforms to individuals, companies and governments. The technology allows clients to have at their disposal a virtual cluster of computers, available all the time.

Redhat- WATI's Partner

Red Hat

Enterprise IT organizations are using cloud technologies and other IT innovation to reduce costs, improve operational flexibility, and gain a competitive advantage. However, not every organization has the resources, time, or expertise to build and maintain a full IT or cloud environment in-house. The Red Hat® Certified Cloud and Service Provider (CCSP) partnership lets WATI offer trusted, secure, and enterprise-grade cloud and managed services to our customers with the products they already use in their datacenters.

Adobe Solution Partner

Adobe Solution Partner

WATI is now a Solution Partner with Adobe. We will now develop applications that are built on, integrate with, or embed Adobe products. Adobe and WATI meet customer’s needs with industry-leading solutions that are powered by Adobe technology. Whether it is Adobe AEM Forms, Sites, LiveCycle or Analytics, WATI will further enhance by leveraging Adobe linked applications and technology. WATI’s solutions and applications will be world class by deploying Adobe suite of products for various function areas, market and industry needs.

CHEF- WATI's Partner

Chef Professional Services Partner

WATI has partnered with “Chef” to help companies in Automation. Chef Automate is an enterprise platform that allows developers, operations and security engineers to collaborate effortlessly on delivering application & infrastructure changes at the speed of business. Chef Automate provides actionable insights into the state of your compliance, configurations, with an auditable history of every change that’s bee

Docker- WATI's Partner

Docker

WATI provides Container platform solution through the partnership with “Docker”. Docker provides container software that is ideal for developers and teams looking to get started and experimenting with container-based applications. Docker Desktop provides an integrated container-native development experience; it launches as an application from your Mac or Windows toolbar and provides access to the largest library of community and certified Linux and Windows Server content from Docker Hub.

Cloudera - WATI's Partner

Cloudera

WATI has partnered with Cloudera, the enterprise data cloud company. WATI works as an extension of Cloudera with the technical expertise to successfully rollout their entire offering of tools and software – machine learning and analytics, from the Edge to AI, operating across all clouds while offering a public cloud experience everywhere for data anywhere — the Enterprise Data Cloud. We are highly skilled at helping organizations leverage their data and data warehouses to gain a competitive advantage empowering them to access, integrate and trust all their strategic information assets.

Thinksmart - WATI's Partner

Think Smart Authorized Reseller and Implementation Partner

ThinkSmart is the enterprise workflow application platform as a service company. WATI’s partnership with ThinkSmart enables us to deliver web-based and mobile workflow applications in a fraction of the time and cost. In today’s world of social, mobile, analytics and cloud, bespoke software has become the primary driver for growth and differentiation. IT teams are under immense pressure to not only deliver applications faster, but also accommodate constant change. Using ThinkSmart, we can reduce the development cycle of IT applications significantly and help our clients address these challenges.

UIPath-Partner-WATI

UIPath Partner

WATI is UiPath’s Business Partner offering comprehensive (Robotic Process Automation (RPA) experience, knowledge and skills. WATI positions clients for the future of work through ensuring successful RPA implementation and automation + AI projects.

Locations

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Los Angeles (HQ)
1230 Rosecrans Ave, Suite 300,
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

Phone: (844) 777-WATI

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Sacramento
1010 Hurley Way, Suite 245
Sacramento, CA 95825
Phone: (916) 290-6661
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Washington D.C.
161 Fort Evans Rd NE, Suite 235,
Leesburg, VA 20176
Phone: (703) 297-8730
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India
Plot No: 318, 2nd floor, Bansal Pride Building,
Near YSR Statue, Ayyappa Society,
Madhapur, Hyderabad-500081, Telangana, INDIA
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Our Team

Passion for clients’ success is a contagious trait at WATI. We enable it the only way we know – fostering an environment of continuous learning, collaboration and fun for our team. Our management team members have handled mega projects with successful outcomes. We provide the rare mix that combines appropriate management of technology with world-class execution to create business value. A great team is the cornerstone of a successful project. A majority of our team members have Masters degrees and are certified in their chosen areas of specializations.

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Srini Veeramasu

President

Entrepreneur and business executive with over two decades of experience, primarily delivering Business and Technology Solutions to Government and Commercial clients. Srini has wealth of experience in C-level executive management of IT Services organizations at global level and grew operations in 5 continents. With ethical leadership as the bedrock, Srini provides overall leadership to WATI to scale new heights.

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Krishna Chintalapathi

Vice President

With his exceptional understanding of technology and deep commitment to service, Krishna plays the role of “Trusted Advisor” for every customer. Krishna brings an extensive technology background and project management having worked several years in technical roles for government organizations. He has successfully executed several large-scale enterprise programs each valuing over $10 million.

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Vijay Kiran

Head of Consulting

Apart from being an analyst for WATI, Vijay oversees staff augmentation, growth and maintenance of customer accounts. Vijay builds strong customer relationships, obtains descriptions of technical needs and ensures compliance with all aspects of customer agreements. Vijay guides the activities of recruiters, participates in corporate strategic decisions, customer development, vendor management, and employee training.

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Siva Kumar Akkiraju

Asst. Vice President

Siva is a software enterprise solutions veteran with over 20 years of experience, having worked on large disparate, distributed web and non-web enterprise systems. In his role, Siva supports WATI’s customers in developing products, services, enterprise solutions and leading large distributed teams. With his dedication and commitment, Siva ensures that the projects are executed on time, as per the scope, and within the budget to the customer satisfaction.

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Trina McKenzie

Senior Project Manager

Trina is a vibrant Senior Project Manager highly effective at anticipating and accommodating customer needs. Offering over 16 years of experience in process improvement, application development and IT Implementations. An accomplished multitasker, Trina is a trusted leader for clients and colleagues.

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Madhu Joshi

Lead - Cloud Practice

Madhu leads the Cloud practice at WATI. Madhu is one of the early practitioners of Cloud and has used Amazon Web Services (AWS) from 2009 and holds several professional certifications in areas of cloud computing and systems management. Madhu has built high-profile solutions in AWS for DoD, Verato, National Geospatial Agency (NGA), DHS FEMA, PIMCO and American Eagle Foundation (AEF). Madhu is also is an Adjunct Professor of Cloud Computing at Johns Hopkins University.

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Krishna (Konda Reddy) Puli

Partner Relations Leader

Krishna leads Partner relations at WATI with special emphasis on Adobe Practice. Adept at using leadership skills to train, coach, mentor, and motivate people, Krishna has a great work ethic and provides excellent customer support as part of our team. Krishna also provides critical support to Executive Management by managing some of the HR functions for diverse industries operating over multiple jurisdictions.

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Rahul Kalva

Principal DevOps Engineer

Rahul is a senior architect for design/develop DevOps, Software Configuration Management Engineering (SCM) and CI/CD Release Automation processes. He has vast experience in technology operations, IT management across the enterprise comprising of SaaS, Cloud Platform like AWS, IT Security and Network management. Rahul is also a Certified Ethical Hacker(v8).

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Deepak Sanagapalli

Hadoop Developer

Deepak is an experienced Hadoop Developer and Administrator. Skilled in Hadoop and Big Data arena, certified AWS Developer.

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Rohith Bindla

Human Resources Executive

Rohith is a passionate executive in HR operations and employee engagement.

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Praveen Kumar Kagithapu

Business Development Manager

Praveen brings over 10 years of experience in the Sales, Business Development and Marketing. Resilient with a strong penchant for solving problems. He is a certified sales professional from the HubSpot, Discover Org. His core responsibility in WATI is to build the client relationships across a range of industries specially focusing on the Cyber-security, Business Intelligence, Cloud, Custom Development, Migrations and Integration services, to leverage the company’s strengths in Cognitive solutions.

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Shaik Azamathulla

Sales Manager

Shaik is an experienced Sales Manager focusing on Staff Augmentation in the US market.

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