CACI International was founded in Santa Monica, California in 1962 as the California Analysis Center, Incorporated. In 1967 the acronym was switched to signify the Consolidated Analysis Center, Incorporated; and the acronym itself became the company’s formal moniker in 1973. Although based in Arlington, Virginia, CACI International has more than 120 branches and employs around 15,000 people throughout the U.S. and Europe. The firm’s area of expertise is information technology, and it provides, in its own words, “information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for intelligence, defense, and federal civilian customers.” CACI International plays a role in assisting with matters concerning global threats and the readiness of America’s armed forces. In 2012 the company’s revenue was $3.8 billion.