Northrop Grumman grabs $25M AKO modification
- By Zach Noble
- Apr 11, 2014
Northrop Grumman Information Systems has won a $25 million contract modification, adding a year to the company’s operations and maintenance support of Army Knowledge Online (AKO) Enterprise Services.
AKO is a web-based linking contractors and military personnel, provides the Army with a single entry point for access to the Internet and facilitates file-sharing and other communication.
Funds in the amount of $10,473,522 were obligated at the time of the award, and work is expected to be completed in April 2015.
Zach Noble is a staff writer covering digital citizen services, workforce issues and a range of civilian federal agencies.
Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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