Octo Metric Awarded Kessel Run Enterprise Services (KRES) Cloud Services Contract


ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Metric5 is pleased to announce its Joint Venture (JV) with Octo, Octo Metric, has been awarded the U.S. Air Force Kessel Run Enterprise Services (KRES) Cloud Services contract to support the KRES Cloud Services team for 2 ½ years. Under the $15 million contract, Metric5 will provide software engineering, cloud architecture, site reliability engineering, infrastructure as code, continuous integration/continuous deployment (CI/CD) pipelines, test automation, alerting/monitoring strategies, and information security engineering.

“We are thrilled to be collaborating with Octo to support the Air Force as they meet their critical mission protecting our nation,” said Abu Malik, Metric5 President. “Octo and Metric5 have historically worked really well together on a number of programs, and we look forward to continuing the relationship.”

KRES serves as the technical Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) backbone of the Kessel Run organization, enabling product teams to develop applications that support the warfighter.

“We are pleased our advanced capabilities, emerging technology, and innovative spirit meet the needs of the Air Force and Kessel Run,” Mehul Sanghani, Octo’s CEO said. “The KRES contract furthers our relationship with the Air Force, and for that, we are grateful to continue to serve. That we can do so alongside Metric5 is an added benefit.”


Metric5 is a customer-focused, employee-driven company that is passionate about leading collaborative digital transformation and modernization initiatives within the Federal Government. We are an experienced SBA-certified 8(a) small business that unites mature, modern capabilities with the dedication and agility of a growing firm. We are headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with employees supporting civilian and defense agencies in multiple locations including Washington D.C. and Boston, Massachusetts. Our focus is the delivery of mission-oriented implementations, operations, and management solutions leveraging Agile DevSecOps, Cloud-centric, quality-first approaches. We provide expertise across COTS, Cloud Services, and open source technologies


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