General Dynamics Gets $491M DISA Network Infrastructure Support BPA; Leigh Palmer Quoted

Leigh Palmer

General Dynamics‘ (NYSE: GD) information technology business has received a potential five-year, $491M blanket purchase agreement from the Defense Information Systems Agency to support DISA’s Joint Service Provider Enterprise Transport Management-Next Generation program.

GDIT said Tuesday it will continue to operate, manage, deploy and maintain network infrastructure of the Pentagon and other JSP clients in support of their mission requirements.

Leigh Palmer, a senior vice president and head of defense division at GDIT, said the BPA allows the company to continue to maintain DISA’s enterprise IT program and help warfighters achieve tech superiority.

The BPA has a one-year base term and four option years and was awarded through the General Services Administration’s IT Schedule 70 contract vehicle.

Since May 2014, GDIT has been supporting the JSP ETM-NG program’s forerunner.

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