TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 30, 2015 — The Defense Department‘s new $460 million contract for digital services support to U.S. Cyber Command could see bids from General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday.
Bloomberg reported Wednesday that the contract has seen interest from traditional defense companies as the Pentagon moves to increase spending on cybersecurity.
Nadia Short, vice president and general manager of General Dynamics Mission Systems’ cyber systems business, said the contract works to facilitate agility in the issuance of work orders to respond to cyber threats.
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