COLORADO SPRINGS, CO -- root9B has been awarded a subcontract from prime contractor Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). The USCYBERCOM multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract awarded to SAIC, has a period of performance of 5 years, and a ceiling value of $460 million for all awardees.
USCYBERCOM conducts and synchronizes activities to: secure, operate, and defend the Department of Defense Information Network (DoDIN); attain freedom of action in cyberspace while denying the same to adversaries; and, when directed, conduct full spectrum cyberspace operations in order to deter or defeat strategic threats to U.S. interests and infrastructure, ensure DoD mission assurance, and achieve Joint Force Commander objectives.
This award provides root9B the opportunity to showcase its operational expertise in cyber operations, training, threat intelligence and capabilities development. root9B, in partnership with SAIC, will aim to provide manpower, services, and create solutions to enhance US Cyber Command and its ability to plan, coordinate, integrate, synchronize, and conduct the operations and defense of Department of Defense (DoD) components.
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