Peraton lands $850M Pentagon contract
Tech contractor to provide data analytics platforms, management solutions
Herndon-based technology contractor Peraton will provide the Department of Defense with agile analytic platforms and data management solutions under a five year, $850 million contract, the company announced Wednesday.
“Peraton is proud to continue our longstanding relationship with the DoD supporting the modernization of its data management capabilities,” Tom Afferton, president of Peraton’s cyber mission sector, said in a statement. “We are excited and ready to meet the critical mission to effectively and efficiently sustain and evolve development and operations of U.S. intelligence systems.”
Peraton, which is owned by New York private equity firm Veritas Capital, is moving its headquarters from Herndon to Reston in September, It has 19,000 employees and 150 offices worldwide, and has been integrating Chantilly IT contractor Perspecta Inc. and Northrop Grumman Corp.’s federal IT and mission support services business since purchasing them for a combined $10.5 billion in 2021.