Department of Defense picks Ohio firm for $47M cyber defense project

By THOMAS GNAU | Dayton Daily News, Ohio | Published: July 23, 2019

(Tribune News Service) — Frontier Technology Inc. of Beavercreek, Ohio, has won a $47 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for supporting enterprise ground system and defensive cyber operations, the Department of Defense said Monday.

This contract award provides for cross-domain solutions, design, integration and rapid delivery team services. Work will be performed in Colorado Springs, Colo.; Beverly, Mass.; and Los Angeles, Calif., and is expected to be completed by July 19, 2024.

The work was contracted by the Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base.

Fiscal 2019 research and development funds in the amount of $1,876,545 are being obligated at the time of award, the government said.

Last year, the same company celebrated a four-year, $32.4 million award from the U.S. Navy.

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