ORLANDO, Fla. and HERNDON, Va., May 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ManTech (Nasdaq: MANT) today opens a new Cyber Innovation Center in Orlando to develop advanced cyber warfare capabilities for the U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). Located in Naval Support Activity Orlando at Central Florida Research Park, the new ManTech facility will drive rapid development of advanced training capabilities that ensure tactical advantage in real-time cyber combat.
Tim Bishop, Deputy Program Executive Officer of PEO STRI, will join Matt Tait, President of ManTech’s Mission Solutions & Services (MSS) Group, and Andrew Twomey, MSS Senior Vice President and General Manager, Defense, addressing an open house held to inaugurate the new facility.
The open house will be held today at 12 p.m. EST at 2710 Discovery Drive, Suite 800 in Central Florida Research Park, Orlando, FL 32826. Special events will include cyber range exercises pitting network defenders against real malware such as SamSam and WannaCry.
“ManTech is Bringing Digital to the MissionTM to equip next generation cyber warriors with the full range of cyber warfare capabilities essential to victory in today’s Fifth Domain battle space,” says Twomey. “ManTech’s Cyber Innovation Center will develop the advanced training cyber warriors need to protect vital military assets.”
ManTech has more than 10 years’ experience in providing cyber range capabilities such as the U.S. Marine Corps Cyber Security Range used by every branch of the Department of Defense. In 2017, ManTech launched its Advanced Cyber Range Environment (ACRE) capability, currently used by major U.S. financial institutions to train cyber teams in tactical defense against cyberattacks.
ManTech provides mission-focused technology solutions and services for U.S. defense, intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. In business more than 50 years, we excel in full-spectrum cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, systems engineering and software application development solutions that support national and homeland security. Additional information on ManTech can be found at www.mantech.com.
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