We are extremely proud to be able to continue our support to this organization and the critical work that it does in the defense of our nation.
Chantilly, VA (PRWEB) July 13, 2009
Apptis, Inc., a leading provider of IT and communications services to the federal marketplace, today announced it has been awarded the Project Manager Defense Communications and Army Transmissions Systems (PM DCATS) Command Center Upgrade (CCU) Special Project Office (SPO) contract to provide overall management, engineering, integration and acquisition of turn-key C4I systems worldwide. The total contract is valued at over $130M with one base year and one option year.
The PM DCATS CCU SPO organization manages a suite of more than 100 projects that supports joint warfighters, major commands and combatant commanders worldwide. Projects include strategic satellite communications and wideband control systems, long-haul terrestrial microwave and fiber optic communications systems, tech control facilities, Combat Service Support Communications systems, critical power infrastructure, command center upgrades, base radios and combat vehicle intercom systems.
Apptis will support these systems with program management, engineering services, integration of enterprise infrastructure, telecommunications engineering, IT system engineering and implementation, operation and maintenance, training support, and integrated logistics support (ILS) among other services.
"These systems provide a vital connection for our warfighters in the transmission of data, voice, and visual information throughout the world," commented Skip Nowland, President and General Manager, Defense and National Security Sector, Apptis. "We are extremely proud to be able to continue our support to this organization and the critical work that it does in the defense of our nation."
The Apptis team includes subcontract partners ManTech, SGIS, X-EETO and CSC.
For more than two decades, Apptis has been providing IT and communications services to the Federal Government. Applying leading technologies to diverse needs, Apptis delivers inspiring solutions that are agile, trusted, and business-aligned for optimized performance. The company's robust enterprise-wide capabilities include Software & System Engineering, Enterprise Management, Network Engineering, Information Assurance, and Program Management. The company values trust, respect, and integrity with a steadfast customer focus, a passion to win, and a belief in ourselves. Apptis is privately held with headquarters in Chantilly, VA. For more information, visit http://www.apptis.com.
Pauline S. Healy
SVP, Business Development and Marketing Communications, Apptis
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