EL SEGUNDO, Calif., April 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded a $14 million contract to Wyle to acquire commercial information technology services for support of DARPA's Support Services Office Information Technology Services relocation effort.
Wyle will provide services that establish an information technology infrastructure to include infrastructure designs/modifications, equipment and software procurement, migration of existing infrastructure, installation, certification and accreditation, and maintenance.
Wyle will design, procure, and implement a state-of-the-art network infrastructure that will support cutting edge server, storage, and wireless solutions, with telephony services.
The solutions will be flexible and scalable and will support a multi-building operations model throughout the contract. A detailed migration plan will be created to ensure the transition of all information technology services are tested, migrated and documented during the implementation into a new environment.
The contract was awarded to Wyle's McLean, Va.-headquartered Information Systems Group due to its performance and knowledgeable staff supporting DARPA for more than 10 years on the current unclassified IT Support Services Contract. SMS of McLean and STG of Reston, Va. are subcontractors to Wyle on the contract.
Wyle, a privately held company, is a leading provider of high tech aerospace engineering and information technology services to the federal government on long-term outsourcing contracts. The company also provides test and evaluation of aircraft, weapon systems, networks, and other government assets; and other engineering services to the aerospace, defense, and nuclear power industries.