OST, Inc. is the State of Ohio's Managed Service Provider for IT Staff Augmentation (OH ITSA). OST facilitates the staff augmentation procurement process between State hiring managers and the nationwide OH ITSA staffing network providers. OST is partnered with VectorVMS and provides a Vendor Management System that handles the workflow from beginning to end. The OH ITSA program is dedicated to transparency, continuous improvement of process efficiency, and providing opportunities to the Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) and Encouraging Diversity, Growth and Equity (EDGE) programs communities.

Participation Criteria

Vendors must be registered with the OH ITSA program in order to receive opportunities. There is a preference for vendors holding an MBE certification and with an Ohio Economic Presence

To the Vendor Community

We would like to thank the vendor community for helping make this program successful. Your feedback is valued as it helps us find areas to improve. Please continue to provide your comments and suggestions to us at OHITSA-support@ostglobal.com.

MBE and EDGE Registration

In order to participate in the OH ITSA program as a MBE or EDGE, companies must first be registered with the Ohio Department of Administrative Services (DAS) Equal Opportunity Division (EOD).

Program Documents Available in VectorVMS

For your information, if you activate the "Attachments" widget on the VectorVMS dashboard, you will find a number of documents pertinent to the program. To activate, in the upper right corner of your dashboard is a "Configure Dashboard" icon; click on it, and drag "Client Attachments" down to the dashboard, then hit "Save and Close". For questions on how to get started, email us at OHITSA-support@ostglobal.com


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