To provide cyber security detection and reporting
ManTech International, a provider of technologies and offerings for national security programs, has received a new contract to support the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO), Agriculture Security Operations Center.
Under the contract, ManTech will provide 24/7 incident handling and strategic support to help detect and report malicious cyber activities on the agency’s enterprise information infrastructure.
The contract, which has an initial period of one year and four one-year extension options, is estimated to be worth up to $10.8m.
The USDA OCIO is responsible for supervising and coordinating the design, acquisition, maintenance, use and disposal of information technology by USDA agencies and monitoring the performance of USDA’s information technology programs and activities.