General Dynamics‘ information technology unit will provide enterprise information technology services to the National Defense University as the NDU’s single-service provider, General Dynamics announced Thursday.
GDIT won five-year contract potentially worth $39.9 million from the General Services Administration‘s Federal Systems Integration and Management Center.
“Enterprise IT is driving innovation for defense, intelligence and civilian government agencies, including infrastructure consolidation and modernization, cross-domain information sharing and cloud computing,” said Zannie Smith, senior vice president of GDIT’s national and homeland security division.
The company will help NDU manage its IT resources through enterprise service desk, data center and application support services, server administration and maintenance, systems engineering and network operation and maintenance.
All NDU schools will receive IT support: the Dwight D. Eisenhower School of National Security and Resource Strategy , National War College, Joint Forces Staff College, Information Resources Management College and the College of International Security Affairs.
GDIT also provides enterprise IT support to the Defense Information Systems Agency, U.S. Army Information Technology Agency and U.S. Army Reserve Command.
For DISA, GDIT helps run a data center and mainframe program at the Pentagon.