General Dynamics Information Technology was awarded an $86 million task order to provide information assurance and cybersecurity services to the Defense Intelligence Agency in the U.S. and worldwide. The single-award task order will extend to May 2016 if all options are exercised.
General Dynamics will provide services to ensure the DIA’s information is secure and to make sure they complete that mission General Dynamics plans to hire 80 more employees.
Senior VP and General Manager of General Dynamics Information Technology’s Intelligence Solutions Division Thomas Kirchmaier said, “General Dynamics will provide the highest level of information assurance and cyber security support to DIA’s enterprise, networks and security domains. Our cadre of cyber professionals has over 40 years of experience supporting the DIA worldwide and will provide unparalleled service.”
General Dynamics was selected by the DIA for the Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise (SITE) contract in May 2010.