Smartronix Awarded Enterprise Networked Services Support (ENSS) Subcontract from Northrop Grumman

Reston, VA – 24 May 2011 – Smartronix announces the award of a subcontract from Northrop Grumman Corporation to support the maintenance, operation, and technical evolution of classified data networks for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

The Government's ENSS task order, which permits secure information sharing and collaboration among DHS component agencies and select state and local agencies nationwide, was a single award to Northrop Grumman with a total potential value of $1.1 billion under the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Alliant indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract vehicle. The work will be conducted over a one-year base period with six, one-year option periods.

"We are excited to continue our successful relationship with Northrop Grumman," said Jesse Morrell, Director of Federal Civilian Agencies at Smartronix, "and to be able to apply our experience in information security and engineering to provide DHS with state-of-the-art technology products and services."

Smartronix was part of the original team awarded the initial contract to design, implement, and operate the DHS enterprise classified network infrastructure and has continued to support this effort since 2004. The ENSS contract award continues our commitment and further extends the scope of effort to the DHS Classified network infrastructure. Smartronix will primarily be providing support in the areas of security engineering and operations.