MCLEAN, Va., July 18, 2018 — GTT Communications, Inc. (NYSE: GTT), the leading global cloud networking provider to multinational clients, announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the Defensive Information Technology Contracting Organization (DITCO), the contracting arm of the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA), to provide telecom services in Afghanistan. The three-year contract is valued at $24 million.
“GTT has the unique network assets and service capabilities to serve the stringent requirements of large government organizations for high-performance, secure connectivity to any location around the world,” stated Rick Calder, GTT president and CEO. “This latest contract builds on our established track record providing telecom services to the U.S. military.”
GTT is redefining global communications to serve a cloud-based future, connecting people across organizations, around the world and to every application in the cloud. Our clients benefit from an outstanding service experience built on our core values of simplicity, speed and agility. A Fortune Future 50 company, GTT owns and operates a global Tier 1 internet network and provides a comprehensive suite of cloud networking services to any location in the world. For more information on GTT, please visit www.gtt.net.