|L-3 STRATIS Awarded Special Operations Contract for Enterprise Information Technology Services|
RESTON, Va. – April 13, 2011 – L-3 STRATIS announced today that it was awarded an $84.9 million, firm-fixed price, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract under the U.S. Special Operations Forces Information Technology Enterprise Contract (SITEC) Distributed Computing Management Services (DCMS). The contract has a four-year period of performance and a maximum value of $400 million, if all option periods and incentives are earned. Under the contract, L-3 STRATIS will assist the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) in daily operations required to facilitate USSOCOM’s effective, efficient delivery and performance of DCMS.
L-3 STRATIS will perform its work at MacDill Air Force Base, Fla., and at multiple U.S. and overseas locations, and will support the USSOCOM by sustaining and maintaining the customer’s distributed global enterprise information technology computing environment.
“The hard work and dedication of every individual on L-3 STRATIS’ USSOCOM mission support team unquestionably made the difference in the customer’s selection of L-3 STRATIS as the SITEC DCMS lead going forward,” said Les Rose, president of L-3 STRATIS. “We look forward with great enthusiasm to our continuing relationship with USSOCOM, and engaging the entire SITEC team to make this program a tremendous success.”
L-3 STRATIS is among the largest divisions of L-3 Communications. Headquartered in Reston, Va., L-3 STRATIS has 5,000 employees serving customers across the globe. They deliver specialized services, advanced technology, and project management solutions for intelligence and enterprise information technology operations, and for all missions across the cyber domain, support of government and commercial entities. To learn more about L-3 STRATIS, please visit the STRATIS website at www.L-3com.com/STRATIS.
Headquartered in New York City, L-3 Communications employs approximately 63,000 people worldwide and is a prime contractor in C3ISR (Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and government services. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. The company reported 2010 sales of $15.7 billion. To learn more about L-3, please visit the company’s website at www.L-3com.com.
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