SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va. , May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science
Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been
awarded a subcontract by Sensor Technologies, Inc. to provide advanced
analytical and technical support on a task order for the Distributed Common
Ground System - Army (DCGS-A). The task order, awarded under the Army's
Strategic Services Sourcing (S3) contract, has a two-year period of
performance. SAIC's subcontract has a value of more than
DCGS-A provides the U.S. Army with fully integrated and timely intelligence on the battlefield. SAIC will continue to support current DCGS-A system users while integrating new tactics, techniques and procedures and processes to help improve customer capabilities. Throughout the task order, SAIC will provide embedded mentor services to Army and DoD forces around the globe.
"SAIC has done work supporting DCGS-A for the past 2 years -- developing solutions, assisting in transformation efforts, and helping meet demanding mission requirements," said John Thomas , SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We look forward to continuing to deliver innovative technology solutions to DCGS-A that help provide actionable intelligence to the Warfighter."
SAIC has previously provided system development and analytical support for the Army under a different contract vehicle.
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 44,000 employees serve customers in the Department of Defense,
the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other
U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. SAIC had
annual revenues of
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