FALLS CHURCH, Va., May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- CSRA Inc. (NYSE: CSRA), a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and professional services to government organizations, today announced its operating subsidiary, CSC State and Local Solutions LLC, will continue to support the Alabama Supercomputer Authority (ASA) by providing high-capacity network and internet connections to 550 schools and school districts, community colleges, universities and libraries throughout the state. CSRA received a recompete contract from the ASA, for services valued at $96 million over a five-year period of performance.
"The use of technology in the classroom and the availability of online educational resources continues to grow," said Paul Nedzbala, executive vice president, Health & Civil group at CSRA. "We have partnered with ASA since 1993 to provide supercomputing and network services to the academic community in Alabama. Enabling our youth to learn and excel is a mission we wholeheartedly support. We will continue to refresh our technology, processes and services to ensure the Alabama education community can operate at maximum capacity without interruption."
CSRA supports ASA's supercomputer center in Huntsville, and enhances and maintains a state broadband network that transports information, including video, voice and data. CSRA also provides network connectivity to Alabama school systems, along with services such as delivering internet in bulk at low rates, web applications development, security, disaster recovery and hosting, help desk, technical support, consulting and network design.
Every day CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) makes a difference in how the government serves our country and our citizens. We deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens. Our 19,000 employees understand that success is a matter of perseverance, courage, adaptability and experience. CSRA is headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia. To learn more about CSRA, visit www.csra.com.
All statements in this press release and in all future press releases that do not directly and exclusively relate to historical facts constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements represent CSRA's intentions, plans, expectations and beliefs, including statements about network and asset protection and improving mission-critical functions. The forward-looking statements are subject to risks, uncertainties and other factors, many of which are outside the control of CSRA. These factors could cause actual results to differ materially from forward-looking statements. For a written description of these factors, see the sections titled "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" in CSRA's Quarterly Report for the Fiscal Quarter Ended January 1, 2016 and any updating information in subsequent SEC filings. CSRA disclaims any intention or obligation to update these forward-looking statements whether as a result of subsequent event or otherwise, except as required by law.
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