Defense Intelligence Agency Awards Leidos Prime Contract

September 26, 2017
Company to Provide Systems Integration Expertise to Develop the DOMEX Data Discovery Platform

RESTON, Va., Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE 500® science and technology company, was awarded a prime contract by the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) to apply more than 40 years of systems integration expertise to develop the DOMEX Data Discovery Platform (D3P). The single-award cost-plus-award-fee contract has a total contract value of approximately $47 million.  Work will be performed in Bethesda, Md.

Leidos logo. (PRNewsFoto/Leidos)

D3P, under development by Leidos for the National Media Exploitation Center (NMEC), delivers timely and complete Document Exploitation (DOMEX) to make pre-conditioned DOMEX discoverable and available to the intelligence community.  Leidos will apply a layered, microservices-based architecture that integrates leading Free Libre and Open Source Software (FLOSS) tools to deliver a secure, scalable, modular, and flexible platform for highly efficient integration of data and advanced analytics. Under the contract, Leidos will provide technical core competencies including data science and engineering, software development, enterprise information technology services, and systems engineering and integration.

"We look forward to applying a proven systems integration and open architecture approach to develop D3P and ultimately help the NMEC achieve its mission to ensure DOMEX information is collected and made discoverable and retrievable for the intelligence community," said Leidos Group President Mike Chagnon.

About Leidos
Leidos is a Fortune 500® science and technology solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $7.04 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2016. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information, constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements, or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 30, 2016, and other such filings that Leidos makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.

Contact:

Melissa Koskovich

Jennifer Moffett


(571) 526-6850

(571) 526-6852


Koskovichm@Leidos.com

Jennifer.a.moffett@leidos.com

 

View original content with multimedia:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/defense-intelligence-agency-awards-leidos-prime-contract-300526110.html

SOURCE Leidos

Categories: Press Releases
View all news