ARRAY Awarded Multiple Contracts To Support the United States Air Force (USAF) Budget Process

Greenbelt, MD – April 12, 2016 – Array Information Technology (ARRAY) announced the award of two contracts to the support the United States Air Force (USAF) Budget enterprise. The first was the Automated Budget Interactive Data Environment System (ABIDES) contract to manage and sustain the application and database environment. The ABIDES system supports the Secretary of the Air Force for Financial Management and Budget (SAF/FMB) and their responsibility for the annual Air Force budget formulation. ABIDES is recognized as the official Air Force position with respect to the Planning, Programming, and Budget Execution and provides automated budget formulation capabilities with standard and ad hoc report generation and is used to ensure funding is available and distributed to the war-fighter to acquire, maintain, and operate the aerospace force.

ARRAY was also awarded the Integrated Budget Documentation and Execution Support (IDECS) contract to provide publication, training, delivery, operation, maintenance, sustainment and release of IDECS AF Budget justification materials. This contract supports the Air Force Life-Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC), Business Enterprise Systems (BES), located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB), Ohio. This contract provides support services to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition/Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition (SAF/AQX) and their responsibility to develop and compile budgeting information for reporting to the Office of the President of the United States, United States Congress, Secretary of the Department of Defense, and White House Office of Management and Budget.

“ABIDES and IDECS represent vital budget and financial management capabilities for the Air Force,” said Brian Knott, ARRAY Defense Client Executive. “ARRAY looks forward to supporting both the Budget and Acquisition communities of the Air Force.”

About ARRAY:
ARRAY has received national and regional awards for its growth achievements, including being recognized frequently by Inc. Magazine, Deloitte Technology and Washington Technology as one of the fastest growing U.S. businesses. ARRAY brings the capability and the leadership of a medium-sized business but retains the agility of a small business. ARRAY has also obtained critical ISO and CMMI certifications, and is continuously focused on improving quality management to ensure that products and solutions meet only the highest quality standards in the industry.

ARRAY Information Technology, Inc. specializes in services to the Aerospace and Defense Industry. In addition to multiple awards for its growth achievements, ARRAY is known for its employee-friendly culture and its ability to drive success for its clients through Applied Innovation. For more information, please visit