NACON Awarded $4 Million Contract by U.S. Army Chief Information Officer (CIO)

NACON to Serve as Prime Contractor in Support of the U.S. Army Information Assurance Virtual Training Classroom

Oct 18, 2010, 17:39 ET from NACON Consulting, LLC

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- NACON Consulting, LLC, announced today it was awarded a contract by the United States Army CIO to provide support services for the interactive U.S. Army Information Assurance Virtual Training Classroom (IAVTC). The contract has a one- year base period of performance and two one-year options. The total contract value, including both option years, is $4.4 million. Work on this contract will be performed primarily at NACON's Annapolis facility.

NACON provides enterprise cyber security training solutions for the Defense community. They offer a Learning Management System and integrated Virtual Lab environment that allow students to experience the benefits of schoolhouse training wherever they are. This comprehensive, hands-on training provides students with practical real-world experience delivered through a secure and flexible online environment.

For the past 8 years, NACON has been performing much of the work identified in this newly won contract as a subcontractor. In winning this contract, NACON will use their Distance Learning expertise to support the Army CIO's extensive cyber security training mission, providing project management, course and virtual lab development, help desk support and technical support.

"NACON is honored to accept this vital contract, and we are well aware of the responsibility it represents," stated Kent Leonard, Chief Operating Officer. "We look forward to continuing and building our relationship with the Army CIO and the Office of Information Assurance & Compliance to provide exceptional distance learning opportunities for our service men and women and their support staff."


Established in 2001 and strategically located in the greater Washington, D.C. area, NACON offers distance learning solutions that meet the growing cyber security and information assurance training needs of the military, homeland security and intelligence communities. NACON offers a flexible, scalable suite of distance learning and support products geared toward current cyber security training needs. Customers in the Federal Government include the Department of Defense and the Department of Homeland Security. NACON is committed to integrity, thoughtful growth, and impeccable customer service.