MacB Increases Weapons Systems Readiness for the USAF
MacAulay-Brown, Inc. and CSSS.NET Team to Increase Weapons Systems Readiness for the United States Air Force
DAYTON, Ohio, November 4, 2013 – MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB), a leading National Security company providing innovative engineering and technical solutions to Defense, Intelligence, Homeland Security and Federal agencies, announced today that it has teamed with CSSS.NET to provide the United States Air Force (USAF) Air Combat Command (ACC) Operational Support Center (OSC) with operational and technical support for USAF weapons systems.
Under the terms of the contract, CSSS.NET will act as the prime, working in partnership with MacB. The team will develop and deliver a wide range of IT services and technology solutions that address ACC’s information assurance, change management, network engineering, systems administration and video teleconference support needs.
“MacB has been at the forefront of providing innovative technology solutions to commands throughout the Air Force, including ACC,” said Fred Norman, Senior Vice President and General Manager of MacB’s Mission Systems Group. “In partnership with CSSS.NET, we look forward to working with OSC to ensure the highest level of systems operations to increase weapons systems readiness.”
“We are honored to have this new opportunity to further expand our partnership with the U.S. Air Force to support systems that are critical to our national defense,” said Lisa Wolford, President and CEO of CSSS.NET. “Our team brings together a deep understanding of Air Force technology and culture with talented subject-matter experts who have successfully addressed some of the toughest challenges in IT today, including transitions to the Cloud, Cybersecurity, IPV6 and continuous monitoring. We look forward to leveraging this rich knowledge and expertise to provide outstanding solutions for the ACC OSC across a broad array of technical areas.”
ACC is the primary provider of combat airpower to America’s war-fighting commands. To support the global implementation of national security strategy, ACC operates fighter, bomber, reconnaissance, battle-management and electronic-combat aircraft. It also provides command, control, communications and intelligence systems and conducts global information operations.
ABOUT CSSS.NET CSSS.NET is a leading provider of mission-critical technology solutions and one of the fastest-growing, women-owned, service-disabled veteran-owned government solutions providers in the country. CSSS.NET delivers award-winning solutions in cybersecurity, IT engineering, critical systems engineering, telecommunications network management and program management. CSSS.NET has an Operations Center in Bellevue, Neb., from which it supports a wide array of government customers in defense and civilian sectors, including the U.S. Strategic Command, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Navy, Veterans Administration, Environmental Protection Agency, Internal Revenue Service, Department of Agriculture and Small Business Administration. CSSS.NET has been honored with a number of awards for its outstanding services, commitment to hiring veterans and growth as a small business, including the 2012 Inc. Hire Power Award, Veteran Small Business Services Champion of the Year award by the Small Business Administration, and Top 100 FedList Telecommunications Network Management Contractors by the Federal Times. CSSS.NET is based in Washington, D.C., and was founded in 1997 by Lisa Wolford, a nationally recognized business leader who started her career as a field radio operator in the Marine Corps. For more information, go to www.csss.net.
ABOUT MACAULAY-BROWN, INC. (MacB) For more than 30 years, MacAulay-Brown, Inc. (MacB) has been solving some of the Nation’s most complex National Security challenges. Defense, Intelligence Community, Homeland Security and Federal agencies rely on our innovative and proven engineering and technical solutions to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world. With Corporate Headquarters in Dayton, Ohio and National Capital Headquarters in Vienna, Va., our 2,000 employees worldwide are dedicated to developing mission focused and results oriented solutions that make a difference where and when it matters most. Learn more about MacB at www.macb.com.