SRA Wins $56 Million Contract from Federal Aviation Administration
FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SRA International, Inc. (NYSE: SRX), a leading provider of technology and strategic consulting services and solutions to government organizations and commercial clients, today announced it has been awarded a contract by the Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to support the Cyber Security Management Center (CSMC). The award has an initial value of $9 million with a total estimated potential value of more than $56 million over five years, if all options are exercised.
Under the terms of the contract, SRA will support the Cyber Security Management Center (CSMC) to defend and protect the Department of Transportation (DOT), the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and other federal agencies from cyber attacks. The CSMC is established as the DOT's focal point for all information security incidents and provides a centralized operation that monitors and tracks information security incidents; conducts sensor data analysis; establishes trend analysis documentation; provides proactive and responsive corrective action capability; and provides the DOT with innovative, proactive cyber-attack prevention, detection and response capability.
SRA is the prime on the contract, supported by subcontractor partners ArcSight; Concept Solutions; Crucial Security; EmeSec; General Dynamics; George Mason University's Center for Secure Information Systems; and Knowledge Consulting Group.
"The IT infrastructure enabling these organizations is of national importance and must be proactively defended," said Max Hall, SRA Civil Sector senior vice president. "SRA has deep experience with establishing, maintaining and protecting large-scale infrastructures, and we know that expertise like ours is crucial for the CSMC project."
About SRA International, Inc.
SRA and its subsidiaries are dedicated to solving complex problems of global significance for government organizations serving the national security, civil government and global health markets. Founded in 1978, the company and its subsidiaries have expertise in such areas as air surveillance and air traffic management; contract research organization (CRO) services; cybersecurity; disaster response planning; enterprise resource planning; environmental strategies; IT systems, infrastructure and managed services; logistics; public health preparedness; strategic management consulting; systems engineering; and wireless integration.
FORTUNE(R) magazine has chosen SRA as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For" for nine consecutive years. The company and its subsidiaries employ more than 6,400 employees serving clients from headquarters in Fairfax, Va., and offices around the world. For additional information on SRA, please visit www.sra.com.
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