View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
  2. Networks
November 1, 2012

Microsoft, Lockheed Martin to migrate US EPA’s email to cloud

The transition will improve EPA employees' access to communications and mobility tools

By CBR Staff Writer

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin and Microsoft to migrate its email and collaboration systems to Microsoft Office 365.

Under the four year contract worth $9.8m, EPA will move approximately 25,000 of its employees to Office 365 for Government, which includes email, calendars, scheduling and collaboration tools for internal and external use.

Lockheed Martin will manage the migration of EPA employees, which is expected to be completed in early 2013, and provide engineering, ongoing integration services.

The transition will improve EPA employees’ access to communications and mobility tools and enable EPA save costs by reducing the agency’s energy footprint.

In addition, the new system is expected to save approximately $12m for the environment agency during the four-year contract period.

Lockheed Martin Energy Solutions vice president Frank Armijo said: "By providing cloud-based tools that facilitate collaboration, communication and cost savings across the agency, our team is dedicated to the EPA’s mission."

Content from our partners
Powering AI’s potential: turning promise into reality
Unlocking growth through hybrid cloud: 5 key takeaways
How businesses can safeguard themselves on the cyber frontline

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how Progressive Media Investments may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.
THANK YOU