The United States Navy awarded Akira Technologies a contract to support its Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command team. The multiple IDIQ contract is worth $650 million over five years. Akira’s value-added reseller team will purchase products on behalf of the Navy. These products include routers, switches, hardware and various other types of equipment.
SPAWAR is part of the Navy’s Information Dominance forces. SPAWAR is responsible for the communication of information between forces. It provides the Navy with the hardware and software necessary to stay connected and succeed.
Akira’s mission is to find the SPAWAR’s hardware and software for the lowest price without sacrificing quality. In this way, the Navy can have more money to put into other areas of defense. Akira is providing the means necessary for the Navy’s forces to effectively communicate among one another, leading to the protection of this nation and its citizens.