BAE Systems Expands Information Technology Modernization & Support to FEMA


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BAE Systems Inc. has been awarded a $300 million contract to provide enterprise and mission-critical information technology (IT) support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). This award, for FEMA Operations and Maintenance (O&M), consolidates six legacy contracts into one, and represents a significant expansion in the company’s work for FEMA. This contract includes IT infrastructure modernization, system sustainment, and telecommunications, network, and help desk services.

“FEMA leads our nation’s emergency management preparedness and response and we are proud to support them in their important mission,” said Mark Keeler, vice president and general manager of BAE Systems’ Integrated Defense Solutions business. “Our systems engineering and IT service management expertise will enable us to provide FEMA with next-generation agile IT solutions that maintain the integrity of their mission-critical systems.”

For the past two decades, BAE Systems has led an experienced team providing enterprise system support to FEMA’s Office of the Chief Information Officer.

BAE Systems delivers a broad range of services and solutions enabling militaries and governments to successfully carry out their respective missions. The company provides large-scale systems engineering, integration, and sustainment services across air, land, sea, space, and cyber domains. BAE Systems takes pride in its support of national security and those who serve.

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