DARPA Awards Contract for Warfighting Software
Systems & Technology Research LLC,* Woburn, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $27,875,536 cost-plus-fixed-fee completion contract for Phase 3 of the Joint All-Domain Warfighting Software (JAWS) program. This contract provides for continuation of Systems & Technology Research LLC’s Phase 1 and 2 research to maximize the effectiveness of military force through theater-scale battle management command and control with automation and predictive analytics. Phase 3 efforts will build upon and extend the orchestration services, predictive analytics and user interfaces developed during the first two program phases. Work will be performed in Woburn, Massachusetts (83%); Malden, Massachusetts (3%); Poway, California (3%); Tewksbury, Massachusetts (3%); Fairfax, Virginia (7%); and Churchville, Maryland; Arlington, Texas; and Brewster, Massachusetts (totaling 1%), with an expected completion date of August 2024. Fiscal 2023 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $1,000,000 are being obligated at time of award. This contract was a sole-source acquisition. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity (HR0011-23-C-0095).