The US Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has awarded an expanded contract to Carahsoft Technology to enable deployed troops, support personnel and military leaders to collaborate more efficiently across worldwide locations.

The multiyear contract includes ADOBE Connect web conferencing software which will enhance the deployed defence connect online (DCO) system.

Under the programme, Carahsoft and Adobe will continue to provide advanced web conferencing, presence and awareness, video conferencing and chat capabilities for the warfighter combat requirements.

The contract, valued at over $93m, includes a one-year base period and subsequent one-year options that extend into 2015.