7 Jun 2017 Reston, Seattle - Leidos, a global science and technology solutions expert, and Cray Inc. have signed a strategic alliance agreement to develop, market, and sell Multi-Level Security (MLS) solutions that include the Cray CS series of cluster supercomputers to Federal and commercial customers.
Customers are facing rapidly evolving challenges: increasing cyberattacks, competition-driven need to reduce "time to market", and a constant focus on increasing efficiencies. Through this strategic alliance, Leidos and Cray can now work together to expand current MLS solutions that are designed to give customers the ability to:
"We look forward to working with Cray to evolve the capabilities and technologies necessary to offer innovative, robust MLS solutions", stated Keith Johnson, Leidos Defense & Intelligence chief technology officer. "We remain committed to delivering the best technology and efficiencies that directly support our customer's most pressing requirements."
"The point is simple - it's all about securing the data and the systems that will analyze that data, and Leidos brings the expertise to play a key role in developing powerful MLS solutions built on our distributed memory clusters", stated Fred Kohout, Cray's senior vice president of products and chief marketing officer. "Our strategic alliance with Leidos gives us a strong go-to-market strategy for Federal and commercial customers that require supercomputing performance and separation of data."