Sotera secures $6bn E-SITE contract from US DIA

7 January 2016 (Last Updated January 7th, 2016 18:30)

Securing a $6bn contract, Sotera Defense Solutions is to support enhanced solutions for the information technology enterprise (E-SITE) from the US Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA).

Securing a position on a $6bn contract, Sotera Defense Solutions is to support enhanced solutions for the information technology enterprise (E-SITE) from the US Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA).

Under the terms of indefinite delivery / indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract in the large business category, the company will deliver information technology services to support global partner agencies, including the DIA, the Combatant Commands (CCMDs), and military services.

Sotera president and CEO Deb Alderson said: "The E-SITE IDIQ is a critical component in providing intelligence and technological advantages to the US military today and continuing into the future.

"The E-SITE IDIQ is a critical component in providing intelligence and technological advantages to the US military."

Along with Sotera, the US DIA awarded the E-SITE contract to 24 other companies, including defence and intelligence solutions company CACI International and Pragmatics, reported washingtonexec.com.

The E-SITE aims to enhance integration, information sharing, and safeguarding information through common architecture and consolidated operations.

The DIA is a combat support agency that provides military intelligence to warfighters and defence policymakers, as well as force planners in support of US military planning, operations, and weapon systems acquisition.