About IDT

Innovative Defense Technologies (IDT) is an information technology business headquartered in Arlington, VA, with additional offices in Fall River, MA; Mt. Laurel, NJ; and San Diego, CA. Founded in 2006, IDT designs and develops best-in-class solutions that facilitate the rapid delivery of software-based warfare capabilities for the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD).

IDT’s primary objective is to enable higher quality software capabilities to be deployed faster and more affordably through automation. Our expertise facilitates the efficient integration, testing, certification and analysis of large, complex, mission-critical systems–expediting the transfer of capabilities to the warfighter.

IDT Leadership_Bernie GaufIDT has an experienced leadership team with members who have led Fortune 500 companies, authored numerous books and articles, managed the planning, testing, and deployment of multiple complex systems for the U.S. government and commercial customers, and are consistently recognized as experts in their fields. They inspire IDT employees to pursue quality and excellence in all they do.

IDT’s entire team works together in an entrepreneurial atmosphere that values innovation and rewards excellence. Our engineers and computer scientists strive to consistently exceed customer expectations and have an outstanding record of delivering solutions on time and on budget. We are dedicated to enabling our customers to deliver capabilities faster. This commitment has been demonstrated on over 100 projects with an average improvement in software testing efficiency of greater than 85%.

IDT has received a range of awards and industry recognition. The company was appraised as a CMMI Level 3 company  for development and is a technology partner with Amazon Web Services. IDT was named one of the 20 Most Promising Defense Technology Solution Providers by CIO Review; was selected as a Fastest Growing Company  by the Washington Business Journal; and was recognized by the Small and Emerging Contractors Advisory Forum (SECAF) as the Government Contractor of the Year.


IDT has the expertise and technology in place to dramatically accelerate the development, test, and deployment of software for large, complex systems. To learn more about IDT, view our fact sheet, read our publications or contact us.

Accelerating the Delivery of Warfare Capabilities