Company to Provide Information Technology (IT) Services In Support of Critical Command and Control Domains
MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 15, 2010 Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded two task orders by the General Services Administration on the behalf of the U.S. Army 513th Military Intelligence Brigade to provide Information Technology (IT) services to the brigade at Fort Gordon, Ga., and the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) area of responsibility (AOR). The task orders have a one year base period of performance, two one-year options, and a combined value of $14 million, if all options are exercised. The task orders were awarded under the General Services Administration’s (GSA) Alliant contract.
The 513th Military Intelligence Brigade conducts multidiscipline intelligence and security operations in support of Army components of CENTCOM, U.S. Southern Command and other theater Army commanders. Under the task orders, SAIC will support the brigade’s 2,000 soldiers by providing services to sustain their IT enterprise in areas including software systems, UNIX system administration, network engineering, hardware maintenance, and material procurement support.
"We look forward to providing quality IT services in support of the brigade’s critical command and control domains as they continue the aggressive modernization of their IT enterprise," said John Thomas, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500(R) scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company’s approximately 45,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of $10.8 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2010. For more information, visit www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions(R)