Reston, VA, August 17, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Global InfoTek, Inc. (GITI) of Reston, VA announced that it is one of six companies selected as a prime contractor by the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to provide innovative revolutionary cybersecurity research, development, and demonstration services. The aim of this Agile Cyber Technology (ACT) effort is to give the Air Force cyber space superiority in alignment with the national security cyber strategy. This indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract has a six-year period of performance and a ceiling contract value of $300 million.
“We are pleased to have been selected for this critical technology contract and look forward to working with AFRL's flexible and innovative contract to provide ground breaking solutions to meet the Air Force's cyber mission,” said Dr. Ray Emami, president of GITI. “There is a driving need for rapid cyber development solutions and AFRL’s ACT effort is the type of flexible and innovative contract that meets that need.”
"Our team brings together world class researchers and leading industrial partners to provide a complete range of cyber research and development skills to augment the Air Force's most challenging cybersecurity initiatives," says Chip Block, Vice President of Strategic Development at GITI.
About Global InfoTek, Inc. (GITI)
Global InfoTek, Inc. (GITI) is a small, woman owned business located in Reston, VA with operations in Tampa, Florida and overseas. Founded in 1996, the company is a recognized leader in advanced systems research and development. GITI provides award-winning solutions in the cyber, knowledge management, systems integration and large scale test and evaluation areas. GITI's clients include DARPA, Army, Air Force, NRL and the Intelligence Community For further information please see www.globalinfotek.com