NMCI facts

  • More than 800,000 NMCI users accounts. Only the Internet is larger.
  • More than 400,000 seats have been transitioned to the end-state NMCI environment.
  • So far, 5381 seats have been deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and the war on terrorism.
  • NMCI and HP operate:
    • Four network operations centers
    • Three enterprise service desks
    • Ten classified server farms, 25 unclassified server farms, and 32 micro–server farms
    • Over 4,400 enterprise-wide servers, with more than 1183 virtualized servers running at 27 unique virtualized sites.
  • Connectivity for approximately 30,000 BlackBerry wireless devices, more than 20,000 cellular PC cards and more than 14,000 wireless PC cards, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • Improved security is unquestionably NMCI's greatest value:
    • NMCI was the first network to fully implement Department of Defense information assurance (IA) standards in both classified and unclassified environments
    • NMCI was the first large-scale production network to adopt key, cutting-edge DOD IA standards such as full PKI enforcement, application inspection at the firewall, and is now aggressively rolling out an enterprise Data at Rest solution. These actions are for both SIPR and NIPR
    • NMCI prevents more than 78 million network connection attempts per month
    • NMCI detects an average of 800 new viruses per month
    • NMCI blocks approximately 35 million spam messages per month
  • Integrated operation of NMCI network operations centers, service desks, and server farms enables off-site storage, rapid service and data restoration, and rapid response to service delivery requirements in the event of a real or potential disaster.

NMCI has helped the Department of Navy to sustain mission capability through real-world challenges and through it all HP has been there:

  • 9/11 Pentagon reconstruction
  • Hurricanes Isabel, Katrina, Rita, Dolley, Gustav and Ike
  • 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami
  • California wild fires
  • 2009 Presidential Inauguration
  • 2010 Haiti earthquake
  • 2010 Tennessee floods
  • 2011 Japan earthquake and tsunami