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AFIN II Awarded to Telos Corporation

The United States Air Force 561 Network Operations Squadron has selected Telos Corporation to manage and defend its enterprise network under the Air Force Information Network II task order.

AFIN II provides the 561 NOS with technical support to operate, configure and maintain the Air Force-provisioned portion of the Department of Defense Global Information Grid. Telos is responsible for providing network infrastructure operations, network monitoring and management, directory and authentication, messaging and collaboration, storage and virtualization, operations support and network defense throughout the 561 NOS area of responsibility.

“Telos has a hard-earned and well-deserved reputation for serving many Air Force components with superior services in cyber operations and defense,” said Charisse Stokes, the company’s vice president of cybersecurity and network management. “With this award, the 561 NOS and its 500,000 users demonstrate their confidence in Telos as a trusted partner.”

The 561 NOS provides core network support to various Air Force and joint commands including Air Force Space Command, Air Mobility Command, Air Education and Training Command, Pacific Air Forces, Air Force Global Strike Command, US Strategic Command, US Global Strike Command, US Cyber Command, US Transportation Command and US Pacific Command.

About Telos Corporation

Telos Corporation has provided innovative IT solutions and services to the federal government for more than 30 years, focusing since 1997 on cybersecurity. Telos solutions ensure that the government’s most security-conscious organizations comply with demanding federal and DoD information security mandates. Offerings include Xacta® IA Manager for enterprise IT security management, enterprise security consulting services, secure networks, network management and defense, mission applications, secure enterprise messaging, and identity assurance solutions. Solutions are represented to the federal government on Telos’ GSA schedule. For more information, visit

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