Avineon Awarded Enterprise IT Contract with U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command

August 12, 2009

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ — Avineon, Inc., a successful provider of IT, geospatial, engineering, and program management solutions, today announced the company has been awarded an IT services contract with the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC) Office of the Command Information Officer (OCIO). Under the contract, Avineon will provide on-going technical support and management oversight of MCSC OCIO IT operations required to maintain operational levels as the MCSC experiences expected growth. The five-year contract has an estimated value of $29 million.

“Our experience working with defense-related organizations and extensive background providing innovative solutions have prepared us well to support the evolving IT needs of the U.S. Marine Corps,” said Hee Sun Choung, Avineon’s senior vice president of Federal Systems. “We welcome the opportunity to apply our proven methodologies to ensure the highest level of operations support and help MCSC accommodate anticipated growth and foster technological innovation.”

Avineon’s initial tasks under the contract include project management, service desk, development services, information assurance, and data center management, which will support the U.S. Marine Corps’ acquisition activities. Avineon, independently assessed at Capability Maturity Model(R) Integration (CMMI) Maturity Level 3, will apply its streamlined and structured processes to improve the interoperability, maintainability, and efficiency of the OCIO’s software infrastructure and drive down long-term operation costs. The company will also provide regular review of processes and procedures throughout the term of the contract.

About Avineon

Avineon, a CMMI Maturity Level 3 and ISO 9001:2000 registered company, is a diversified high technology company that provides information technology (IT), geospatial, engineering, and program management services. With headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, and offices in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, and Virginia, Avineon also maintains subsidiaries in Europe, Canada, and India. In IT, Avineon specializes in web-based architecture, systems engineering, application development, and network and security support. For additional information, please visit www.avineon.com.

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