SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Diligent Consulting Inc. (Diligent), a federal information technology (IT) services company, announced today that it was awarded a $2.8 million contract for the Enabling Common Cyberspace Operations (ECCO) program by the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) Responsive Cyber Acquisition Branch (HNCY). ECCO is a task order under the NETCENTS-2 Applications Services Small Business IDIQ vehicle. www.diligent-us.com/contracts
Diligent, along with teammate SandTech Solutions, will upgrade the current operationally-accepted ECCO platform, provide Risk Management Framework accreditation (http://www.diligent-us.com/news.php#rmf-are-you-ready-to-transition) and offer sustainment of the baseline for continued operational use. This new accredited ECCO software baseline will run on both a ruggedized Dell Latitude E6420 XFR laptop and a HP Z220 desktop, and includes the CentOS Linux Distro platform and the latest version of VMWare Workstation.
"Diligent is excited to support the Air Force Cyber community by upgrading the ECCO software and ensuring that the baseline is accredited under the new Risk Management Framework process," said Diligent's COO, Rick Riney. "This program is a key building block in our strategic initiative to expand our Cyber, Information Assurance, Cryptologic, and COMSEC business line."
Founded in 2001 in San Antonio, TX, Diligent provides IT Solutions, Application Development and Modernization, Cyber and Intel Solutions and IT Professional Services to government and private sector clients. Having opened its "Software Center of Excellence" in 2011, Diligent leverages SEI-appraised Maturity Level 3 CMMI-DEV processes, Service-Oriented Architecture and Enterprise Architecture capabilities, and its Evolution Solution℠ to rapidly design, deploy, and maintain advanced software solutions. Diligent also has a certified ISO 9001-2008 Quality Management System. For more information, visit www.diligent-us.com.
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