MCLEAN, Va., April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced it was awarded a prime contract by Sandia National Laboratories to provide mission computing and information technology (IT) services in support of the Department of Energy (DoE). The single award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has five-year base period of performance, one two-year option, and a total contract value of approximately $228 million, if the option is exercised. Work will be performed primarily in Albuquerque, N.M. and Livermore, Calif.
Sandia National Laboratories mainly supports the DoE's National Nuclear Security Administration by delivering science and technology support to solve national security issues. SAIC was awarded one of three contracts that consolidate IT services for Sandia. Under the contract, SAIC will provide mission-specific IT research, development, and integration of capabilities while maintaining high-performance and central hosting computing, desktop services and cybersecurity.
"SAIC will work closely with Sandia to streamline and integrate their IT services," said Dan Harris, senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We have been providing services to Sandia for more than 30 years and we look forward to continuing our support of their mission."
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