McDonald Bradley Wins $3 Million Prime Contract at Defense Intelligence Agency

HERNDON, Va., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- McDonald Bradley, Inc., a rapidly growing secure information sharing and IT solutions provider to the government, announced today that the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) has awarded the Company a $3 million prime contract to design and develop a web-based Force Protection Assessment system. The contract consists of a single funded base year and four option years.

The Company will use a service-oriented architecture (SOA) approach in creating this centralized knowledge management and visualization system to support operational security assessments. McDonald Bradley will provide analytical design guidance as well as systems, software integration and development, and database engineering support to enable users to seamlessly search, analyze, and fuse knowledge using advanced analytical toolsets resident within the Department of Defense (DoD) Intelligence Information Systems (DoDIIS) All Source Intelligence Environment (Alien). Reciprocally, this system will also inject new analytical technologies and techniques back into the DoDIIS Enterprise. The web-based interface will provide users with a virtual "one-stop shop" to the combined knowledge of the DoD and Intelligence Community.

"Our leadership and technical expertise as a chief architect of Alien makes us uniquely qualified to design and deliver this new information system for DIA," said Kenneth Bartee , President and CEO. "By leveraging our break-through work at DIA and outstanding corporate relationships, we are able to begin this project with a tremendous amount of momentum. We have a solid reputation for and extensive operational experience in connecting disparate data sources in ways that rapidly deliver reliable results to users."

McDonald Bradley hand-picked the development team of subcontractors that includes CACI, ManTech, The MASY Group, and Thetus.

The system, once completed, will foster and facilitate global, cross-service interagency collaboration, leverage existing disparate data sources, analytic products, and subject matter expertise to accelerate information sharing. This aligns with the Director of National Intelligence's Analytical Transformation efforts.

About McDonald Bradley

McDonald Bradley is a privately-held secure information sharing and IT solutions provider headquartered in Herndon, Virginia. Since 1985, we have built an exceptional reputation for delivering cost effective, forward-thinking services and solutions to the defense, intelligence, homeland security, and civilian agency communities. Our solutions portfolio includes Service-Oriented Enterprise, Data Interoperability, Information Assurance and Enterprise Management and Governance. We offer outstanding project past performance and staffing depth at all clearance levels. Recent accolades include GovCon's Contractor of the Year Award, recognition by Deloitte & Touche as one of Virginia's 50 Fastest Growing Technology Companies for 2006, and inclusion in the Washington Business Journal's 2007 list of the Largest Information Technology Employers.

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