Tag Archives: DISA

Harris CapRock Wins DISA $65M Satellite IDIQ Spot

Harris CapRock (NYSE: HRS) has won a position on a potential $65.75 million contract to provide mobile satellite services to the Defense Department’s commands, services and agencies. The Pentagon said other federal agencies can acquire the services under the potential two-year contract, which could run from June 6, 2012 through …

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Verizon Wins $40M DISA Telecommunications IDIQ

Verizon‘s (NYSE: VZ) business services unit has won a $40, 787, 599 contract to provide telecommunications services for a Defense Department research and engineering computer network. The Pentagon said work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will support the department’s High Performance Computing Modernization Program Office. Work under the base period will …

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Report: Lockheed, SAIC Competing For $4.6B DISA Grid Net IDIQ

The Defense Information Systems Agency is looking to award its potential $4.6 billion network operations and management contract, Defense Systems reports. Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) and SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) are currently competing in final source selection bidding for the award, according to the report. The Global Information Grid …

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Raytheon Wins DISA Contract for Information Network Engineering

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) won a Defense Information Systems Agency contract to provide engineering services for a global information sharing network, the company announced Monday. This contract extends the company’s support of the Combined Federated Battle Laboratories Network for another five years. The Waltham, Mass.-based contractor has supported the network for …

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Pentagon Awards Potential $476M Engineering, Comm. IDIQ; ManTech’s Bill Varner Comments

The Defense Department has named the awardees for its potential $476 million Omnibus Network Enterprise contract vehicle, Washington Technology reports. ManTech International Corp. (NASDAQ: MANT) announced Tuesday it won a position on the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, one day after TASC announced its spot. Bill Varner, ManTech’s mission,  cyber and technology solutions group …

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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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