BAE to Provide DISA Enterprise Email Hardware, Software

BAE Systems‘ information solutions business will provide the Defense Information Systems Agency hardware and software for enterprise email and Web services, theDefense Department said Wednesday.
Under a potential $8.2 million contract that includes four option years, the company will provide DISA its XTS Enterprise Guard, comprising of hardware, software and maintenance support.
DISA is initially obligating $3.2 million under fiscal year 2012 and fiscal 2013 procurement funds, as well as fiscal 2012 research, development, testing and evaluation funds.
Work under this contract action will occur between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2013 in DISA’s lab building at Fort Meade, Md.
The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization at Scott Air Force Base, Ill. is the contracting activity.
BAE is also working with the Defense Intelligence Agency to maintain information technology systems.