Air Force awards Abacus IT support contract
- By Ethan Butterfield
- Oct 02, 2006
The U.S. Air Force has selected Abacus Technology Corp. for a five-year, $15 million contract to furnish IT support services to F.E. Warren Air Force Base.
Terms of the small business set-aside contract call for Abacus to deliver base-wide support for the 90th Space Wing and 90th Communications Squadron at the Wyoming installation, the company said.
The company will team on the contract with Multimax Corp. of Herndon, Va.; Verizon Communications Inc. of New York; and WFI Government Services Inc. of San Diego.
The team will supply operations and maintenance support for several functional areas, including the network control center, base communications center and the technical control facility and primary systems control facility.
The companies also will support the small computer maintenance, computer systems management and telephone operations and maintenance functions.
The contract also covers base cable maintenance, ground radio maintenance and land mobile radio maintenance, as well as secure communications maintenance and multimedia and administrative communications.Ethan Butterfield is a staff writer for
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