About Us

About persistent technology, inc.

Persistent Technology possesses expertise in providing solutions for customers in a variety of areas. We understand and solve problems related to military and veterans' health, among others. We've supported the Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs extensively in the past by applying the latest technologies, project management, training, and analysis to provide solutions to these problems.

The positive outcomes that have resulted in this have afforded the government, along with the population they support, great success, and satisfaction. Persistent Technology is committed to ensuring that our customers accomplish their mission most effectively and efficiently as possible.

Thought Partnership

At PTI, we engage with a variety of organizations dedicated to advancing professional knowledge inevitably supporting local and global issues concerning healthcare information, information technology, intelligence, and security.

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Alcides Santana, enlisted in the United States Army in May 1998, the day after his high school graduation. Al spent the next eight years serving his country as a systems analyst in South Korea, Ft. Bragg, North Carolina – as a paratrooper - and Alexandria, Virginia.

In 2006, he received his honorable discharge from the United States Army and began working for an IT company in the Metro DC Area. He spent the next 12 years providing IT services and supporting various programs centered around medical readiness and personnel activities for the Army Office of the Surgeon General (OTSG), Army National Guard (ARNG), United States Army Reserve Command (USARC), Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC), Air National Guard (ANG), and Office of Warrior Care Policy (WCP).  Additionally, Mr. Santana also managed programs for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Information & Technology (OI&T) in support The Veterans Health Affairs’ (VHA) clinical registries portfolio and suite of mobile applications.

In 2018, Al made the decision to continue to serve his country in a different capacity with the launch of Persistent Technology, Inc. (PTI) a as Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB).  PTI enables him to leverage his extensive military and federal IT experience, his business relationships he developed over the previous 20+ years, and his success in the projects he delivered in that time. Al recognizes that his commitment to supporting his customers accomplishments directly benefits the servicemembers and veterans of this country.