Harris' 4 contracts call for Air Force base IT upgrades
Contractor will install extensive cabling, networking components
- By David Hubler
- Sep 01, 2011
Harris Corp. has won a quartet of Air Force contracts worth more than $12 million combined to upgrade the service’s IT infrastructure.
Under the contracts, Harris will install core IT infrastructure upgrades through extensive cabling and networking components at four U.S. Air Force bases: Malmstrom AFB, Montana; Creech AFB, Nevada; Randolph AFB, Texas; and Vance AFB, Oklahoma.
The work team includes subcontractor Trans-Tel Central Inc.
The contracts come from the Air Force's Electronic Systems Center through the Cyber Integration Division, Information Transport Systems Program Management Office under the Network-Centric Solutions contract vehicle.
Harris Corp., of Melbourne, Fla., ranks No. 13 on Washington Technology’s 2011 Top 100 list of the largest federal government contractors.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.