Company to Provide Enterprise Information Technology Services
SAN DIEGO and McLEAN, Va. , Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a task order to provide information technology (IT) support and services to the U.S. Central Command's (USCENTCOM's) Directorate of Command and Control, Communications and Computers (J6). The task order has a one-year base period of performance with four one-year options and a ceiling value of
With national and international partners, USCENTCOM promotes cooperation among nations, responds to crises, deters or defeats state and non-state aggression, and supports development and, when necessary, reconstruction in order to establish the conditions for regional security, stability, and prosperity. Under the task order, SAIC will provide command, control, communications, and computer information (C4I) support for the entire USCENTCOM organization. Services will include planning, program management, integration, operation, and maintenance of headquarters and/or joint theater-level communications and computer networks.
"We are pleased to have the opportunity to provide our quality services and expertise to USCENTCOM," said Beverly Seay , SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We look forward to using our technical knowledge, and unique communications and managerial capabilities to help provide warfighters the C4I support they need."
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 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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