SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va. , April 7, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science
Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it was
awarded a prime contract in December by the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA).
This multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will
support the Solutions for Intelligence Analysis (SIA) program. The maximum
dollar value for all task orders that can be awarded to prime contractors,
including SAIC, under this five-year contract is
Under the contract, SAIC will support the DIA mission with services in areas including foreign cultures, regional dynamics, illicit drugs, infectious disease and health, and emerging and disruptive technologies to provide effective analysis for the Defense Intelligence Enterprise.
"SAIC has developed solutions for the Defense Intelligence Enterprise's most urgent problems," said John Thomas , SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "The SIA contract provides SAIC with further opportunities to deliver the results they demand for the defense of our nation."
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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Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information, constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements, or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by such forward- looking statements. Some of these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in SAIC's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended January 31, 2008 , and other such filings that SAIC makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.