Military Embedded Systems

Navy agrees to $133 million buy of Red Hat software and services

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February 20, 2017

Lisa Daigle

Assistant Managing Editor

Military Embedded Systems

WASHINGTON. The Department of the Navy has signed a five-year blanket purchase agreement (BPA) with DLT Solutions for the government IT contractor to provide the Navy and Marine Corps with Red Hat software and services. The $133.4 million agreement includes a one-year base ordering period with four one-year optional ordering periods, to be in force through December 2021.

This BPA encompasses an Enterprise License Agreement (ELA) which entitles the Navy to use Red Hat Enterprise Linux, Red Hat Enterprise Linux Add-ons, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux management and provisioning tools, including Red Hat Satellite.