ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has selected By Light
Professional IT Services, Inc. as one of seven awardees in the Small
Business Set-Aside (SBSA) category for the Global Information Grid (GIG)
Services Management (GSM) Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity,
Multiple Award contract to support Engineering, Transition and
Implementation (ETI) capabilities. The GSM-ETI contractors will provide
worldwide support necessary to carry out engineering, transition,
implementation, integration, connection approval and Information
Technology (IT) service management activities in support of the existing
and future Defense Information System Network (DISN) global network
capabilities. The contract’s period of performance includes a base
period of two years, one two-year option period and one one-year option
period for a potential total period of five years. The sum total face
value for all seven GSM-ETI contracts (the estimated contract ceiling
value for the two-year base period) of this action is$568M.
Furthermore, the sum total ceiling value of $1.42Bis for all
seven GSM-ETI contracts, which cannot be exceeded over the life of the
potential five years. The multiple award
indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract includes a mix of
firm-fixed-price, fixed-price with incentive, cost-plus-incentive-fee,
cost-plus and fixed-fee pricing plans. The DISA GSM-ETI Program Office
is headquartered at Fort Meade, MD, with multiple support locations
“By Light is honored to be selected for this critical program, which we
regard as a great opportunity to support DISA in bringing enhanced
capabilities in support of our warfighters around the world,” said Bob
Donahue, President of By Light Professional IT Services, Inc.
“We have assembled a world-class team of telecommunications and
engineering professionals, field service representatives, and managed
service solution providers. By Light is excited for the opportunity to
cost-effectively leverage our team’s extensive DISN expertise and
capabilities in support of GSM-ETI requirements,” said Don Cole, By
Light Senior Vice President and ETI Program Manager. By Light has
established a Program Office in Annapolis Junction, MD to support DISA’s
GSM-ETI Program office.
By Light Core teammates include CACI, Inc., CGI Federal, Inc., Global
Broadband Solutions, LLC, SNR Systems, LLC, Verizon (Federal Network
Systems, LLC), and other specialized large and small businesses.
By Light Professional IT Services, Inc. is an ISO 9001:2008 registered
and certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB)
specializing in optical and wirelessnetwork
design/implementation, software systems engineering, contingency
communications, federal healthcare IT support, satellite communications,
and information assurance. By Light helps customers achieve mission
success by integrating best commercial practices with critical
real-world expertise to design innovative solutions that bridge the gap
between legacy and emerging technologies. We serve defense, civilian,
and commercial customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.bylight.com.
By Light Professional IT Services, Inc.
Katie Accame, 703-224-1000
Source: By Light Professional IT Services, Inc.