ENCORE II Information Technology Solutions

Contract Number: HC1028-08-D-2023 Extended to 5/31/19

Northrop Grumman is pleased to support DISA in their mission to develop the Global Information Grid (GIG), which is the net-centric environment required to achieve information superiority for the warfighter, policy makers and supporting personnel.

ENCORE II Overview

Contract Profile

  • IDIQ Multiple Award
  • FFP, T&M, Cost Reimbursement task orders
  • FFP Performance-based task orders preferred
  • $12.225 Billion ceiling
  • Ten year period of performance
    • Five year base (6/1/08 – 5/31/13)
    • Five one-year options (6/1/13 – 5/31/18)
  • Contract from any of four DITCO contracting offices
    • DITCO Scott AFB
    • DITCO National Capital Region (NCR)
    • DITCO Europe (Germany)
    • DITCO Pacific (Hawaii)
  • DITCO fees
    • 2.5% If DITCO awards and manages the task order
    • 1% If an external agency awards and manages the task order
  • ENCORE II includes twenty-six prime contractors including five small businesses
  • Minimum task order amount is $500.00


  • Military services
  • Department of Defense
  • Intelligence Agencies
  • Other federal agencies


The contractor shall assist the government by providing net-centric solutions, including network engineering, analysis and support for the acquisition, installation, fielding, training, operation and life-cycle management of components and systems in the operational environments of Combatant Commands and their subordinate components, the military services, Defense agencies, Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) and other Federal agencies.  This includes providing assistance with the procurement of various products, including but not limited to, hardware, software and licenses, as applicable, when such products are incidental to the implementation of the solution.  A single solution may be fielded to several sites or across the enterprise.  Network analysis and support includes providing assistance with the procurement of services necessary and incident to the protection of the client’s domains and systems to ensure continuity, viability while reducing vulnerabilities of the GIG.


  • Task Order Guidelines available
  • Award cycle depends on contract type, value and complexity
  • Subcontractors can be added at any time with DITCO approval
  • 130 labor categories available
  • Discounts from the established labor rates are available
  • Exceptions to full and open competition available for cases of:
    • Urgency
    • Only one capable vendor
    • Logical follow-on
  • Security up to TS/SCI

Northrop Grumman stands ready to assist you in meeting your IT challenges and requirements across the entire IT life cycle. Together with our outstanding teammates, we will make ENCORE II a success through our:

  • Customer-centered approach
  • Technical excellence
  • CMMI Level 5 processes
  • Global presence