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Northrop Grumman Awarded Contract for Joint Enterprise Department of Defense Intelligence Information System Infrastructure Software

November 10, 2008
By Katie Packard

Northrop Grumman Information Technology is being awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for $177 million. This effort will accomplish the delivery of Joint Enterprise Department of Defense Intelligence Information System (DoDIIS) Infrastructure (JEDI) software and DoDIIS Trusted Workstation (DTW) software. This effort will include requirements definition analysis, systems engineering, development, integration management, quality control, requirements definition analysis, systems engineering, development, integration management, quality control, familiarization, integration/interoperability testing, security and system operation and administration.

General Atomics Receives Contract for Unmanned Aircraft Systems

November 10, 2008
By Katie Packard

General Atomics is being awarded a cost-plus-fee-term contract for $177 million. This contract includes all programs management; urgent repairs and services; logistics support; configuration management; technical manual and software maintenance; engineering technical services; contractor engineering technical services; contractor engineering technical specialists (formerly field support representatives); contractor inventory control point (formerly depot supply support) and spares management; and other services for the Predator/Reaper MQ-1 and MQ-9 Unmanned Aircraft System programs.

Raytheon Receives Contract from Missile Defense Agency

November 10, 2008
By Katie Packard

Raytheon Missile Systems Company is being awarded a $442 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for development and test of the Ballistic Missile Defense System Multiple Kill Vehicle Payload System. The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

Honor Flight Chicago

November 7, 2008
By Henry Kenyon

Honor Flight Chicago is a little different from most veteran support organizations, and it proves there is no end to the ways people can make a difference in the lives of those who served. The program flies World War II veterans from Chicago Midway Airport to Dulles International Airport so that they can tour various memorials around Washington, D.C.

TechNet Asia-Pacific: The Future Is at Hand--Maybe

November 7, 2008
By Henry Kenyon

U.S. forces may be on the verge of a new era of connectivity, information sharing and individual empowerment-if immediate needs are addressed, both programmatically and technologically. That was the message delivered by Linda Newton, deputy chief of staff for C4I, U.S. Pacific Fleet. Newton outlined two scenarios-near future and distant future-in which effective networking and new information technologies empower individuals regardless of location.

TechNet Asia-Pacific: The J-6s Want a New Net

November 7, 2008
By Henry Kenyon

The people responsible for network centricity among their forces have a common item on their wish lists: a new network that addresses current shortcomings and accommodates new capabilities. Little details such as network management, language, security and seams are major impediments to maintaining network centricity, say J-6s from the Asia-Pacific region.

ManTech Receives Navy Contract

November 7, 2008
By Katie Packard

ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation is being awarded a $16.2 million modification to a previously awarded indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract (N00421-08-D-0008) to exercise an option for the procurement of warfare analysis, modeling and simulation, software development and analytic program support for the Naval Air Systems Command's Warfare Analysis and Integration Department.

SRA Awarded $56 Million Contract by Pentagon Force Protection Agency

November 7, 2008
By Katie Packard

SRA International Incorporated has won a re-compete task order with the Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA) Life Safety Security Network (LSSN) to provide enterprise management and information technology systems and communications networks integration. The contract has an estimated value of $56 million over five years if all options are exercised. SRA will continue to integrate and expand PFPA's existing LSSN so PFPA can more effectively execute its mission and operate more economically. SRA also will provide processes that span the agency's project life cycle and fully integrate help desk, infrastructure, architecture, information assurance and management tasks.

CACI Awarded $29 Million Contract to Support Network Infrastructure Upgrade for Marine Corps

November 7, 2008
By Katie Packard

CACI International Incorporated has been awarded a task order with a ceiling value of $29 million by the U.S. Marine Corps under the U.S. General Services Administration's CONNECTIONS contract vehicle. This new work involves initially providing wide area network infrastructure design, fabrication, installation and validation of five microwave relay towers for the Naval Surface Warfare Center's Marine Air Ground Task Force Training Command.

Raytheon Awarded $21 Million to Provide Systems Support for the Army

November 7, 2008
By Katie Packard

Raytheon Company has been awarded a U.S. Army contract modification of $21 million to provide mission sustainment and support services for the Base Expeditionary Targeting and Surveillance System--Combined program.

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