Smartronix to provide IT services to Northrop Grumman for new St. Elizabeths DHS Headquarters

Chantilly, VA – 15 October 2010 – Smartronix, as a subcontractor to Northrop Grumman Corporation, will be providing network and security engineering, security operations, communications framework integration, and collaborative information portal development in support of the new US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Headquarters located on the St. Elizabeths campus in Washington, D.C.

Northrop Grumman was awarded the $2.63 billion task order by the U. S. General Services Administration (GSA) under the GSA Alliant Government Wide Access Contract (GWAC). This tasking will provide support services for the installation of a campus-wide information technology (IT) infrastructure providing secure communications and operations; including design, installation, test, operation and maintenance of a seamlessly, integrated and secure IT solution.

Jesse Morrell, Director of Federal Civilian Agencies at Smartronix stated that "we are pleased to continue our longstanding relationship with Northrop Grumman and for the opportunity to apply our experience in information security, network engineering and portal solutions in providing DHS with state-of-the-art technology products and services."