General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information iechnology business has received aÂ potential five-year, $81.3 million task order from theÂ U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command to support the IT and cybersecurity operations of theÂ Naval Surface Warfare Center’s Crane Division.
The company said TuesdayÂ it will collaborate with Purdue University and 10 Indiana-based firms to helpÂ NSWC Crane Division manage enterprise IT functions, engineer systems protect data and secure cross domains.
Work also covers information exchange and technical advisory services management.
Bernie Guerry, senior vice presidentÂ of the intelligence solutions division and chief operating officer at General Dynamics Information Technology, said the company aims to help strengthen the security ofÂ NSWC Crane missions.