Telos nabs Defense Manpower Data Center deal

Telos Corp. has won a five-year, $72 million contract to provide security solutions to the Defense Manpower Data Center, the company announced today.

Under the contract, Telos of Ashburn, Va., will provide hardware, software and services to support four systems at the data center: the real-time automated personnel identification system, the biometric identification system, the automated repatriation system and the noncombat evacuation operations tracking system.

The contract was awarded through the General Services Administration's Heartland Division.

The Defense Manpower Data Center maintains the largest archive of personnel, manpower, training, security and financial data within the Defense Department. The center also is responsible for the Common Access Card program, which is used to issue physical and electronic identity credentials for 4 million military personnel, defense civilian employees and contractors.

The Defense Manpower Data Center awarded a separate, five-year contract to Telos and its subsidiary, Xacta Corp., in December, 2002, to conduct turnkey certification and accreditation on all of the data center's systems, including the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System and many of its system-to-system interfaces.

Telos, No. 57 on the 2003 Washington Technology Top 100, is a provider of information system security solutions to the federal government and has more than 350 employees and annual sales of $90.5 million, according to Hoover's Online of Austin, Texas.

About the Author

William Welsh is a freelance writer covering IT and defense technology.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
close

Trending

  • POWER TRAINING: How to engage your customers

    Don't miss our Aug. 2 Washington Technology Power Training session on Mastering Stakeholder Engagement, where you'll learned the critical skills you need to more fully connect with your customers and win more business. Read More

  • PROJECT 38 PODCAST

    In our latest Project 38 Podcast, editor Nick Wakeman interviews Tom Romeo, the leader of Maximus Federal about how it has zoomed up the 2019 Top 100. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.