HERNDON, Va., April 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ManTech International Corporation (Nasdaq:MANT) today announced a $229 million EAGLE II Task Order to provide business intelligence support to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Information and Technology (OIT). CBP's mission is to safeguard America's borders, thereby protecting the public from dangerous people and materials while enabling legitimate travel and trade. The OIT supports the overall CBP mission by providing solutions that aid inspection and enforcement activities to safeguard the United States.
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ManTech will provide business intelligence support services to assist CBP officers and border enforcement personnel in effectively and efficiently identifying cargo, individuals, and conveyances that may present additional risk to the United States; conducting terrorism analysis and global assessments that convey changes in terrorism threats and identify emerging threats; developing and evaluating CBP-wide intelligence-based targeting rules and intelligence-driven special operations; and coordinating and enhancing analysis and targeting efforts.
According to Daniel J. Keefe, president and chief operating officer of ManTech's Mission Solutions & Services Group, "This mission-critical information provides OIT with real-time predictive analytics pointing to imminent threats and visualization of actionable intelligence that reveals trends, targets and affiliates not immediately visible via conventional analytics."
ManTech will perform its work on a cost-plus-fixed-fee basis, with a period of performance of 1 base year and 4 option years. Services include project management, intelligence analysis, predictive modeling, threat research support, and a host of software platforms. This award expands ManTech's ongoing partnership with DHS.
About ManTech International Corporation
ManTech provides innovative technologies and solutions to mission-critical programs for the Intelligence Community; the Departments of Defense, State, Homeland Security, Health and Human Services, Veterans Affairs and Justice (including the FBI) and the space community among other U.S. government customers. We serve approximately 50 federal government agencies under 1,000+ current contracts. ManTech is committed to being a technology leader in full-spectrum cyber; enterprise IT, C4ISR; software and systems development; multi-discipline intelligence; program protection and mission assurance; test and evaluation; and, training. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.
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Source: ManTech International Corporation
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