DAYTON, Ohio, Dec. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB), a leading National Security company delivering advanced engineering services, cybersecurity and product solutions, announced today that it has been awarded a five-year, $37 million task order with the Department of Defense (DoD) Information Analysis Center’s (IAC) Cybersecurity Technical Area Task (TAT). The contract supports the Air Force Research Lab (AFRL) Enterprise Business System (EBS). MacB will assist AFRL to modernize, integrate, and streamline business applications and software across the enterprise at various locations including Edwards Air Force Base, Eglin Air Force Base, Kirtland Air Force Base, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, and facilities in Washington D.C.
The EBS program office leverages Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) tools and applications to develop and configure a wide range of business functions for functional area representatives and users of the tools. The goal is to improve integrity, efficiency, and management of critical business information for AFRL’s Science and Technology (S&T) mission.
Personnel in MacB’s Advanced Technology Group (ATG) are responsible for strategic planning, high-performance computer science, information technology-enabled modeling, simulation, cybersecurity research, and gap analysis. Team experts will also conduct system engineering, develop AFRL training materials to streamline tasks, provide technical analysis of single and multi-level IT business applications, and offer critical insight on how to enhance and improve enterprise-wide collaboration.
“This contract expands our long-term relationship with AFRL, while capitalizing on MacB’s strengths of providing enterprise-level support for cutting-edge IT modernization initiatives, as well as supporting DoD’s and USAF’s S&T mission,” said Tim Lawrence, Senior Vice President and General Manager of MacB’s ATG.
ABOUT MACAULAY-BROWN, INC. (MacB)
Over the past 38 years, MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) has been solving many of our Nation’s most complex National Security challenges. We are committed to delivering critical capabilities in the areas of Intelligence and Analysis, Cybersecurity, Secure Cloud Engineering, Research and Development, Integrated Laboratories and Information Technology to Defense, Intelligence Community, Special Operations Forces, Homeland Security, and Federal agencies to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. With Corporate Headquarters in Dayton, Ohio and National Capital Headquarters in Vienna, Virginia, our 1,500 employees worldwide are dedicated to developing mission-focused and results-oriented solutions that make a difference where and when it matters most. Learn more about MacB at www.macb.com.
ABOUT DoD IAC PROGRAM
The DoD IAC program operates as a part of Defense Technical Information Center and provides technical data management and research support for DoD and federal government users. Established in the 1940s, the IAC program serves the DoD Science & Technology (S&T) and acquisition communities to drive innovation and technological developments by enhancing collaboration through integrated scientific and technical information development and dissemination for the DoD and broader S&T community.