ManTech Awarded $13.25 Million Contract from the DOD Logistics Enterprise Support Program for Joint Strike Fighter Support.FAIRFAX, Va. -- ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT), a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions focused on mission-critical national security programs for the Intelligence Community; the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, and Justice; the Space Community; and other U.S. federal government customers announced today that it has been awarded a contract from the Department of Defense, Defense Logistics Agency Noun 1. Defense Logistics Agency - a logistics combat support agency in the Department of Defense; provides worldwide support for military missions
Defense Department, Department of Defense, DoD, United States Department of Defense, Defense - the federal department , Logistics Enterprise Support Program for the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF (JavaServerFaces) A standard framework of components for building rich user interfaces for Java applications. JavaServer Faces run on the server, but are displayed on the client.
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SPOE Sea Port Of Embarkation
SPOE Surface Port of Embarkation ) Operational Prototype. The competitively awarded contract is for one year, and has four option years for a total potential value to ManTech of $13.25 million.
JSF is the next generation strike fighter that will be operated by U.S. Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps and eight foreign partners. "The JSF SPOE program provides maximum security, flexibility, and horizontal scalability within an open architecture framework," said Ken Farquhar, President of ManTech Systems Engineering Corporation. "The provision for real-time virtual information exchange capability among DOD (1) (Dial On Demand) A feature that allows a device to automatically dial a telephone number. For example, an ISDN router with dial on demand will automatically dial up the ISP when it senses IP traffic destined for the Internet. , agencies, and contractors - will directly support our warfighters."
ManTech will provide a concept of operations A verbal or graphic statement, in broad outline, of a commander's assumptions or intent in regard to an operation or series of operations. The concept of operations frequently is embodied in campaign plans and operation plans; in the latter case, particularly when the plans cover a series and operational architecture for an advanced technology-enabled strategy to improve acquisition and material visibility for the Joint Strike Fighter. This effort will produce a framework for JSF deployment that will shorten repair time and lower life cycle costs. ManTech is working on a related effort for DOD involving the Army H-60 Black Hawk helicopter. ManTech services will include the application of the Service-Oriented Enterprise and Product Life Cycle Support international standards - along with the development of business information objects. SPOE is a web services capability compliant with the Office of the Secretary of Defense The Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) is part of the United States Department of Defense and includes the entire staff of the Secretary of Defense. It is the principal staff element of the Secretary of Defense in the exercise of policy development, planning, resource net centric operations that provides two-way visibility into air platform material requirements and produces high-state information interoperability among supply chain participants.
ManTech also supports the JSF program by providing a full dimension of integrated security support services support services Psychology Non-health care-related ancillary services–eg, transportation, financial aid, support groups, homemaker services, respite services, and other services including physical and information security, anti-tamper solutions, technology assessment, certification and accreditation, foreign disclosure and systems security engineering.
About ManTech International Corporation:
Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, ManTech International Corporation is a leading provider of innovative technologies and solutions for mission-critical national security programs for the Intelligence Community; the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, and Justice; the Space Community; and other U.S. federal government customers. ManTech's expertise includes systems engineering, systems integration, technology and software development, enterprise security architecture, information assurance, intelligence operations support, network and critical infrastructure protection Department of Defense (DOD) program to identify and protect assets critical to the Defense Transportation System. Loss of a critical asset would result in failure to support the mission of a combatant commander. , information technology, communications integration and engineering support. The company supports the advanced telecommunications systems that are used in Operation Iraqi Freedom and in other parts of the world; provides the physical and cyber security to protect U.S. embassies all over the world; has developed a secure, collaborative communications system for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Noun 1. Department of Homeland Security - the federal department that administers all matters relating to homeland security
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States ; and builds and maintains secure databases that track terrorists. With over 6,000 highly qualified employees, the company operates in the United States and over 44 countries worldwide. In 2005, Red Herring Red Herring
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