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SAIC Awarded Contract by National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center
May 30, 2012 (04:05 PM EDT)
Company to Provide Health and Biomedical-Related Information Technology Solutions in Support of Multiple Federal Agencies
MCLEAN, Va., May 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the National Institutes of Health Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC) to provide a broad range of mission critical information technology (IT) solutions in support of multiple Federal agencies. The multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract, Chief Information Officer – Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3), has a ten-year period of performance and a total contract value of approximately $20 billion for all awardees.
NITAAC is a federal executive agent authorized by the Office of Management and Budget to administer Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts for IT procurement. Under the CIO-SP3 contract, SAIC will provide IT solutions as required, across ten task areas of the contract: IT services for biomedical research, health sciences and healthcare; chief information officer support; imaging; outsourcing; IT operations and maintenance; integration services; critical infrastructure protection and information assurance; digital government; enterprise resource planning; and software development. The contract can support initiatives as diverse as cloud computing, cybersecurity and health IT. SAIC is one of 54 contractors who will compete for task orders under the contract.
"We look forward to continuing to work with NITAAC to provide health and biomedical information technology solutions in support of various Federal agencies," said Steve Comber, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® 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 41,000 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 approximately $10.6 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2012. For more information, visit http://www.saic.com/. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®
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