Northrop has been awarded a cyberspace operations contract to provide science, research, engineering and technology integration cyberspace solutions to the US Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center.

The $200m contract is an indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract with a two-year base period and three one-year options.

Under the contract, Northrop will perform operations and requirements analysis, concept formulation and development, feasibility demonstrations and operational support.

The company will also design and implement software, and perform systems integration, test and evaluation, and demonstration.

Northrop is one of four companies that will compete for task orders under the contract.