By Light Awarded CS2-SB Task Order to Provide End-to-End SATCOM Solution to DoD

By Light Professional IT Services, Inc. (By Light), a Custom SATCOM Solutions - Small Business (CS2-SB) prime contractor, was awarded a task order in September 2013 to provide the Joint Communications Support Element (JCSE) a variety of Fixed Satellite Service (FSS) with connectivity to DoD Teleports to support ongoing operations, contingencies, exercises and training missions throughout the world. The four year contact (base year and 3 option years) is valued at nearly $5.4 million. By Light partnered with DRS Technical Services, Inc. to meet the worldwide, rapid deployment solution demands. By Light’s Senior Vice President, Mike Bowser said, “We are very pleased to be supporting JCSE and their global mission. This opportunity demonstrates By Light’s strength as a prime and our willingness and ability to partner with industry leading solution providers to bring the best technical and most cost effective solutions to CS2-SB customers.”

CS2-SB allows federal agencies to acquire professional satellite engineering services and build custom end-to-end satellite solutions with small business industry partners. Solutions include satellite transport (bandwidth), fixed or mobile satellite service, and service-enabling components such as terminals, handsets, and tail circuits with engineering services to integrate, operate, and maintain the solution. By Light offers support for the entire range of services in the CS2-SB portfolio.

Source: By Light Professional IT Services, Inc.
Date: Dec 13, 2013