GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The IRS competed its long-time IT services-related suite of indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contracts, called TIPSS-4 ITS, which have a 10-year period of performance (one base-year and nine one-year options). These contracts are the primary procurement vehicles for technology-related services within the Internal Revenue Service and other Treasury bureaus.
Thirty-three companies were selected as prime contractors on this multiple award contract among the industry's best competitors. They will be providing support which encompasses a large spectrum of services concerning local microcomputer applications to large-scale integrated legacy systems, and newly developed systems, as well as security services and program management.
The TIPSS-4 ITS contract is designed to provide the state of the art, modern technology services throughout the period of performance of the contract. As one of the selections, CIBER Federal, a division of CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR), provides technology services.
"CIBER is pleased to be one of the contractors selected for TIPSS-4. This is a real testimony to our ability to be competitive in a wide range of Federal IT development and support services," CIBER Federal President Marcia Kim noted.
Under this prime contract, CIBER is eligible to provide the IRS and other Treasury agencies with support services to help maintain and update their large portfolio of legacy tax systems. Its scope covers four main task areas: IT development, operations and maintenance, cyber security, and program management support.
This award opens opportunities for CIBER to support new customers within the IRS and other offices within Treasury. "We look forward to providing CIBER solutions to these key customers over the next ten years," stated Walter Claxton, the CIBER Senior Vice President responsible for supporting the IRS. "Expanding into the IRS and Treasury has been a focus of CIBER's for the past few years and we are excited about the opportunity to provide proven, innovative solutions through the TIPSS-4 contract."
CIBER's experience supporting technology innovation spans all three levels of government – Federal, state, and local – including its leadership in development, implementation, and support of local and state tax systems.
About CIBER, Inc.
CIBER, Inc. is a global information technology consulting, services and outsourcing company applying practical innovation through services and solutions that deliver tangible results for both commercial and government clients. Services include application development and management, ERP implementation, change management, project management, systems integration, infrastructure management and end-user computing, as well as strategic business and technology consulting. Founded in 1974 and headquartered in Greenwood Village, Colorado, CIBER has more than 8,500 employees and operates in 19 countries, serving clients in North America, Europe and Asia/Pacific. Annual revenue in 2010 was $1.1 billion. CIBER trades on the New York Stock exchange (NYSE: CBR), and is included in the Russell 2000 Index and the S&P Small Cap 600 Index. For more information, visit www.ciber.com.