Camber Corporation Announces the Close of its Acquisition of Avaya Government Solutions IT Consulting Services
– Company expands its capabilities, customers, and contract vehicles –
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Camber Corporation announced that it has completed the acquisition of the IT consulting services business from Avaya Government Solutions, a subsidiary of Avaya Inc. With the formal closing of the acquisition, Camber welcomes to its workforce approximately 530 new employees in the information technology, software development and engineering, network architecture and engineering, and program management fields who support solutions for the Defense and Civil government markets.
As part of the acquisition, Camber adds to its portfolio prime positions on a number of large and important GSA vehicles and IDIQ contracts with an addressable market valued at over $70 billion. These include GSA Alliant, USPS, and Eagle II. This strategic positioning will enable Camber to compete for a broader portfolio of government contracts than ever before.
“Today, we are very excited to welcome a great team of highly qualified and experienced IT professionals to the Camber family,” said Mr. Walter Batson, Camber’s Chief Executive Officer. “With the addition of important new strategic customer relationships, a more diversified workforce, and a portfolio of significant contract vehicles, we have significantly strengthened our competitive position in the defense, intelligence, and civil government market.”
The acquisition will enhance Camber’s government enterprise architecture, IT, and software engineering solutions capabilities that can be applied to a larger catalog of contract vehicles for use throughout the Federal government. Camber’s expanded workforce will have improved career opportunities due to the wider variety of services and capabilities the company offers to its government customers.
Camber Corporation is a premier professional services organization that provides solutions in systems engineering, intelligence, cyber security, information technology, unmanned systems, modeling and simulation, training and threat mitigation. Founded in 1990 and headquartered in Huntsville, AL, Camber employs 2,000 professionals in over 100 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia delivering ISO 9001:2008 certified, high-value solutions to customers worldwide. More information about Camber can be found at www.camber.com.
SOURCE Camber Corporation