17 July 2013
Navy Cyber War Rackets $900M for 13 Companies
Navy earmarks hundreds of millions of dollars for cyber warfare project
involving 13 companies
July 17, 2013
Posted by John
CHARLESTON, S.C., 17 July 2013. U.S. Navy
warfare experts are spending as much as $899.5 million and are involving
13 technology companies for integrated
operations -- or ways to defend military computers and computer networks
and attack those of the nation's enemies.
Officials of the Space and Naval Warfare (SPAWAR) Systems Center Atlantic
in Charleston, S.C. awarded contracts to 13 companies Tuesday for equipment
and services for integrated cyber operations. The contracts are worth at
least $179.9 million over the next year, and as much as $899.5 million over
a possible four-year duration of the contracts.
Companies awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contracts
for the project are:
-- Booz Allen Hamilton
Inc. in McLean, Va.;
-- CACI Technologies Inc.
in Chantilly, Va.;
-- Computer Sciences Corp.
in Falls Church, Va.;
-- General Dynamics One
Source LLC in Fairfax, Va.;
Technology Solutions Inc. in Columbia, Md.;
-- Engility Corp.
in Mount Laurel, N.J.;
-- Lockheed Martin
Services Inc. in Gaithersburg, Md.;
-- Science Applications
International Corp. (SAIC) in McLean, Va.;
-- Scientific Research
Corp. in Atlanta;
-- Secure Mission
Solutions in Fairfax, Va.;
-- STG Inc. in Reston,
-- Systems Research and
Applications Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of SRA International Inc.
in Fairfax, Va.; and
-- URS Federal Services
Inc. in Germantown, Md.
The contracts call for the 13 companies to provide research, development,
production, and fielding of command, control, communication, computers, combat
systems, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance (C5ISR), information
operations, enterprise information services (EIS), and space capabilities
for cyber operations.
Each company will receive a minimum of $25,000, and will receive more money
for individual task orders for efforts involving their individual expertise.
For more information contact each company separately, or the SPAWAR Systems
Center Atlantic at
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