Second Front Systems

Second Front Systems is a software company working to disrupt the traditional aerospace and defense industry by acting as a beachhead for cutting-edge startups.

Second Front Systems builds software so U.S. and allied governments can harness disruptive technology from venture capital-backed, commercially proven companies.

Second Front Systems was founded in 2014 by Peter R Dixon. The company is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.

Second Front Systems propels customers and partners to success in the rapidly growing dual-use (commercial and government) technology ecosystem.

Second Front Systems harnesses the American high-technology sector to source cutting-edge solutions in cybersecurity and advanced intelligence analytics. They then deliver these solutions by engaging the right government stakeholders and modifying technology platforms to address mission requirements.


Second Front helps the government access these technologies by tapping into the unprecedented ability of the venture community to expediently iterate, innovate and bring emerging technologies to operational maturity.


Second Front Systems has raised $6M in Seed funding round on July 07, 2020. The investment was led by ARTIS Ventures, additional investors include Kleiner Perkins, 8VC, Gula Tech Adventures, and Abstract Ventures.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $6M over 1 Round (Funding Type: Seed- Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Arlington
  • State: Virginia
  • Country: United States
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