Expression Networks Awarded $121M EMBM SA Contract with DISA

Washington, DC – March 02, 2020 – Expression Networks, a provider of tailored and integrated electromagnetic spectrum management solutions, automation and visualization technology, software engineering, and data analytics to the national security community, announced it has been awarded the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Electromagnetic Battle Management Situational Awareness (EMBM SA) contract valued at $121 million. Expression Networks is backed by Enlightenment Capital.

As the prime contract awardee, Expression will provide predictive analysis, situational awareness, and command and control functions to streamline and automate joint electromagnetic spectrum operations activities for the Combatant Commands, the Joint Task Forces, and the electronic warfare communities. The contract will require near real-time data ingest, data fusion, visualization, analysis, reporting, and user-defined operating pictures for the electromagnetic operating environment, to include friendly-force, adversary, and neutral actor spectrum-dependent systems.

“We are honored to continue supporting the missions of DISA and the GEMSIS Joint Program of Record,” said Abir Ray, Chief Executive Officer of Expression Networks. “The unique capabilities we offer at Expression deliver a common operational picture of the electromagnetic spectrum environment by fusing spectrum planning, spectrum strategy, and near real-time spectrum operations data. These capabilities enable sustained strategic and tactical advantages in spectrum maneuverability over our adversaries.”

About Expression Networks

Founded in 1997 and headquartered in Washington DC, Expression Networks provides data fusion, data analytics, software engineering, information technology, and electromagnetic spectrum management solutions to the U.S. Department of Defense, Department of State, and national security community. Expression Networks was ranked #1 on the Washington Technology 2018’s Fast 50 list of fastest growing small business Government contractors and a Top 20 Big Data Solutions Provider by CIO Review. Expression Networks is a portfolio company of Enlightenment Capital. To learn more or join our team, visit

About Enlightenment Capital

Enlightenment Capital, a Washington, DC area based private investment firm, provides flexible capital and strategic support to middle market companies in the Aerospace, Defense & Government (ADG) sector. The firm partners with businesses that provide vital services, protect critical infrastructure, innovate cyber and data solutions, enhance decision making capabilities, engineer aerospace systems, safeguard national security, and endeavor to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow. For more information, visit