General Dynamics awarded $761 million GSA contract for U.S. Southern Command cyber modernization


General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT), a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded the Southern Command’s (SOUTHCOM) Cyber Information Technology Enterprise Services (SCITES) contract by the U.S. General Service Administration (GSA) Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM).

The single award holds a total estimated value of $761.6 million and includes a seven-month base period with six one-year options, says GDIT. Through this contract, which was awarded in September, GDIT will provide global enterprise IT and digital modernization services.

The services include installation, operations and maintenance of a Tier 3 Cyber Security System Provider (CSSP), cloud computing, edge computing, multiple X as a Service (XaaS) solutions, and software development, according to the company.

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