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CenturyLink Wins $250M for Private Defense Comm.; Diana Gowen Comments

The Defense Information Systems Agency has awarded CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) a multi-year task order worth more than $250 million to provide the Pentagon with private line communications. CenturyLink said in a release it will provide the services as the Pentagon transitions to Networx, a communications contract program for the federal …

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Northrop Wins $124M DISA Award for Afghanistan, Iraq Operations

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $124 million contract from the Defense Information Systems Agency at Scott Air Force Base, including: a $76 million first-year task order option under the encore II contract vehicle to perform services in Afghanistan. a $48 million order for increased tasking in Afghanistan and …

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DISA on the Prowl for Telecommunications Network Provider

The Defense Information Systems Agency is seeking carriers who can provide the Defense Department with a global telecommunications network. DISA has extended a request for information to Nov. 4 for a contract that will replace a $3 billion award handed down to SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) and Apptis in 2001. The ceiling on that …

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DISA Taps HP to Assess DOD Enterprise Network, IT Systems

The Defense Information Systems Agency has selected HP Enterprise Services (NYSE: HPQ) to pilot a program that will test for vulnerabilities in Defense Department enterprise networks and IT systems. The company will provide project management,  implementation and training services for the assured compliance assessment solution pilot and assess network compliance with department standards. “DISA needs a cybersecurity …

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New $4.6B Global Information Grid Program to Launch; DISA to Award Most Funds

The Defense Information Systems Agency will soon award an operations contract, which will draw the majority of $4.6 billion in funds set aside for a global information grid management services program. DISA’s current global support contracts are held by Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and …

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PAETEC to Expand DISA Network With Fiber Infrastructure, Access Points

PAETEC (NASDAQ: PAET) has won a three-year contract with the Defense Information System Agency to provide fiber infrastructure to the U.S. Army Aberdeen Proving Ground. The company will expand DISA’s backbone nework by increasing its fiber network capacity, adding diverse fiber access points and using dense wave division multiplexing over the …

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DRS Wins Order on $2.2B DISA IDIQ to Provide Satellite Services to U.S. Forces in Kosovo

DRS Defense Solutions‘ technical services business unit has received a Defense Information Systems Agency task order to provide satellite transmission services in support of U.S. Forces operations in Kosovo. The order is under the DSTS-G contract, which has supported Balkan region operations for 10 years with a full range of global …

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Unisys Wins Multi-Million Dollar DoD Contract

Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) has been awarded an information technology contract by the Defense Information Services Agency (DISA). The contract is worth an estimated $187 million over a five year period. Under the contract, Unisys will provide IT services to manage and upgrade the ClearPath mainframe environment. Unisys previously held …

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MicroTech Awarded Five-Year DISA Contract

Today, MicroTech announced a  five-year contract award with the U.S. Defense Informations Systems Agency (DISA). MicroTech will be providing technical and management support for the Global Combat Support System-Joint Computer Lab program. MicroTech is an established Prime contractor with over 100 federal, state and local projects. While MicroTech stands as …

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Contract Award- Raytheon – $28 Million – DISA

The Defense Information Systems Agency has awarded a team led by Raytheon a $28 million contract for cyber security solutions across DoD networks. The Raytheon led team will help DISA to develop network operations situation awareness (NET-Ops SA) throughout the unclassified and classified networks of DoD. NET-Ops SA is an …

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