New hybrid private and public cloud environment will enable CDC to leverage latest infrastructure and platform technologies
Peraton has worked with CDC for 25+ years, helping protect against public health threats and supporting research to prepare for and prevent future threats
CHANTILLY, VA — September 13, 2021 – Peraton has received an award from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to provide data center and cloud management services. The award represents new work for the company and has a ceiling value of up to $60 million over five years.
Peraton will provide and manage hybrid private and public cloud services and broker them through an integrated self-service portal. Specifically, the company will manage services from multiple CDC-contracted cloud service providers, facilitate the provisioning of new cloud services, and provide the management and monitoring of these services.
“CDC’s mission, especially during the ongoing pandemic, is critical to protecting American citizens from health, safety and security threats in the United States and abroad,” said Tarik Reyes, president, Global Health & Financial Solutions sector. “This award gives us the opportunity to support CDC’s cloud strategy and further enable CDC’s core mission. Working closely with our customer, we will help them realize their long-term goal of advancing IT capabilities through modernization, innovation and cloud-smart application migration.”
Additionally, Peraton will be responsible for providing, operating, and managing private cloud infrastructure services including compute, storage and backup, internal data center network and cloud management. Peraton will also assist CDC’s modernization efforts by planning and executing legacy application migrations to these new services.
“Peraton is uniquely positioned to provide public, private, and hybrid cloud solutions at scale for our diverse set of customers,” said Reyes. “Our cloud expertise coupled with our capabilities in digital modernization and DevSecOps Factory enhances Peraton’s end-to-end value proposition.”
Peraton has worked with CDC for more than 25 years, analyzing data to help protect against public health threats and supporting research to prepare for and prevent future threats.