McDonald Bradley Participates in Consortium that Lands $250 Million Agreement at Department of Defense

Company to Provide Expertise on Data Sharing and Interoperability as Sub-contractor to Scitor Corporation

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 12 , /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- McDonald Bradley, Inc., a rapidly growing secure information sharing and IT solutions provider to the government, announced today that it holds a key position in the consortium that was awarded a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) by the Department of Defense, Office of Under Secretary for Defense - Intelligence (OUSD-I). The Company is one of fourteen subcontractors in a consortium led by Scitor Corporation. The BPA carries a maximum value of $250 million over a five-year period.

This consortium will be responsible for providing scientific, engineering, technical and analytic support in the areas of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. Task orders totaling up to $50 million may be awarded to the consortium in the first year.

The Office of the Secretary of Defense has been gradually migrating from individual contract awards to a BPA approach. OUSD (I) is now the third organization within OSD to award a BPA.

"We are pleased to be selected by Scitor for our long history of experience on projects designed to improve data sharing and data management across the intelligence community and Dept. of Defense in support of national security," said Kenneth Bartee , President and CEO. "Our expertise in service-oriented architectures and leadership on ambitious enterprise-wide programs involving sophisticated, secure data management systems was a key factor in our appointment to this impressive consortium."

Over the past few years, McDonald Bradley has been the chief architect on many highly complex data integration projects across the Dept. of Defense. The Company is highly recognized for its knowledge and expertise on information interoperability issues.

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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