A division of ASRC Federal has won a potential 10-year, $450 million contract to help the Missile Defense Agency manage data for the Ballistic Missile Defense System.
ASRC Federal Analytical Services will help operate data centers, design tests, develop plans and products and analyze infrastructure starting in January 2014, ASRC Federal said Tuesday.
“It is an honor and privilege to accept responsibility for helping operate this key national asset that supports the warfighter in defending our nation and our allies against the growing missile defense threat, ” Paul Dillahay, ASRC Federal president and CEO.
“Through this contract, ASRC Federal is committed to provide continuity to our MDA customer for the next decade.”
The Huntsville, Ala.-based division will develop, maintain and update the missile defense system’s test data management and analysis infrastructure, as well as work to test data transfer networks and distributed systems and servers.
The contract contains a five-year base period and five one-year options.