WASHINGTON, March 27 The U.S. Air Force on
Thursday named 12 companies that are eligible to receive orders
under a contract valued at up to $5.8 billion for computer
network operations and infrastructure.
The companies are Centech Group Inc, Epsilon Systems
Solutions Inc, Smartronix Inc, SMS Data Products Group Inc,
Indus Corp, Technica Corp, Telos Corp, Sumaria
Systems Inc, BTAS Inc, American Systems Corp, STG, Inc, and
The companies can be awarded individual orders under the Air
Force's Network-Centric Solutions-2 system, which covers a wide
span of equipment and services, including network management and
defense, security and telephony infrastructure.
The contract runs for three years and includes four 12-month
(Reporting by Andrea Shalal; Editing by Dan Grebler)