Smartronix Teams on U.S. Marine Corps Enterprise IT Contract Award

Fairfax, Virginia – 29 January 2009 – Smartronix as a team member with General Dynamics Information Technology, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command (MARCORSYSCOM) to support the Marine Corps Enterprise IT Services (MCEITS) program. The single award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract is valued up to $95 million over a six year period. In addition to Smartronix, General Dynamics is leading a team that also includes Hewlett-Packard, Palo Alto, California; Electronic Data Systems, Plano, Texas; and Zenetex, Herndon, Virginia.

Through the contract, Smartronix will help design, build and integrate the first MCEITS Enterprise IT Center, which provides application hosting capabilities, enterprise shared services, access to enterprise-wide information, collaboration and information sharing across business and warfighter domains. Specifically, Smartronix will support the contract by providing the Information Assurance (IA) architecture for the design and build-out of the IT Center and its hosted applications.