Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) July 07, 2014
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville, has awarded the High Performance Computing Modernization Program Defense Research Engineering Network contract to ASRC Federal InuTeq. The five-year contract, consisting of a base year plus four annual options, has a maximum value of nearly $88 million.
“We are excited for the opportunity to support one of the world’s premier research, development, test and evaluation networks,” said Mark Gray, ASRC Federal president and CEO. “We are committed to helping our customer achieve mission success by supporting technologies that enable battlefield superiority for the warfighter.”
ASRC Federal InuTeq will provide the High Performance Computing Modernization Program with technical and professional support elements required for the operation. Specifically, the team’s network engineers and subject matter experts will focus on running DREN operation centers, ensuring the security, availability and reliability of the network.
The Defense Research Engineering Network enables defense researchers located throughout the country to access DOD supercomputing resources to design solutions to complex problems and develop new technologies critical to national security.
About ASRC Federal
ASRC Federal comprises a family of companies that deliver aerospace engineering, information technology, technical, range operations and logistics solutions to U.S. civil and defense agencies. ASRC Federal companies have employees in over 40 locations across the U.S. focused on providing reliable, cost-efficient services that help government customers achieve mission success. Headquartered in Beltsville, Md., ASRC Federal is a wholly owned subsidiary of Arctic Slope Regional Corporation. For more information, please visit: http://www.asrcfederal.com.