Smartronix Awarded Lead Role in Information Assurance Contract for USEUCOM and USAFRICOM

California, Maryland – 25 February 2009 – Smartronix has been selected to provide communications and information technology (IT) services to support USEUCOM and USAFRICOM, and associated staff elements and organizations as a team member on the Systems Research and Application (SRA) International team.

USEUCOM is the geographic combatant command for the area of responsibility (AOR) covering Europe and the European Theater of Operations while USAFRICOM is the geographic combatant command for the AOR covering Africa and the African Theater of Operations. Both commands are currently headquartered at Kelley Barracks, Stuttgart, Germany. Both USEUCOM and USAFRICOM require devices, hardware, software, and network IT and communications support services for the continued enhancement, operation, maintenance, and life cycle support for networks, office automation, communications, and software and systems applications supporting C4 systems. Smartronix has been specifically tasked to act as the key lead for information assurance as well as supporting other duties typically associated with enterprise network operations.

"This is a great opportunity for Smartronix to leverage our information assurance and network operations expertise as a key member of the SRA team" states Brian Hurley, Vice President Joint Programs. "We will provide the USEUCOM and USAFRICOM J6 staff with fresh ideas and best practices developed from years of experience supporting the Marine Corps NOSC and other Joint service enterprise networks."