Cyber operations and infrastructure support to augment defensive cyber operations
Ashburn, Va. – March 5, 2018 – Telos® Corporation, a leading provider of continuous security solutions and services for the world’s most security-conscious organizations, today announced that the company was awarded a five-year, $108 million contract to provide planning, infrastructure systems, networks operations and support for Air Combat Command. Work under the contract will enable ACC’s mission defense teams to execute Defensive Cyber Operations (DCO) for weapon and mission systems across the Command.
“Protecting the Air Force’s network and mission systems is more important today than ever before,” said Ed Williams, COO of Telos. “As a vital part of this front line defense capability, Telos is proud to incorporate innovative and emerging technologies to improve the Air Force’s IT systems and mission performance. In the key area of defensive cyber operations, the Air Combat Command is leading the way for the Air Force.”
Activities to be performed under the agreement fall into four categories:
- Planning and management – enterprise architecture planning, engineering and project and configuration management
- Infrastructure systems – integration of voice, data and video communications with commercial, DoD and coalition networks and encryption for on-base secret communications
- Network cyber operations – configuration management and performance of network enterprise services
- Client Service Center – network assistance and technical support
The work was awarded under the NETCENTS-2 Network Operations & Infrastructure Solutions Small Business contract and will be carried out at 17 Air Combat Command locations throughout the US.
About Telos Corporation
Telos Corporation empowers and protects the world’s most security-conscious organizations with solutions and services for continuous security assurance of individuals, systems and information. Telos’ offerings include cyber security solutions and services for IT risk management and information security; secure mobility to protect globally connected organizations; and identity management to establish trust in personnel and continuously monitor for insider threats. The company serves military, intelligence and civilian agencies of the federal government, allied nations and commercial organizations around the world. In 2017, Telos was recognized as a leading cyber company, evidenced by a top 25 ranking on the global Cybersecurity 500 list. The company is also a 2017 recipient of the prestigious James S. Cogswell Outstanding Industrial Security Achievement Award from the Defense Security Service (DSS), awarded to less than .03% of eligible organizations. For more information, visit www.telos.com and follow us on Twitter @TelosNews.
Merritt Group (for Telos)