MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] announced today it was awarded a task order by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command (AMCOM) to provide information technology (IT) support services to AMCOM and tenants at Redstone Arsenal. The task order has a thirty seven month period of performance and a total contract value of approximately $152 million. The task order was awarded under the Information Technology Enterprise Solutions-2 contract vehicle. Work will be performed primarily in Huntsville, Ala.
AMCOM provides and sustains world-class aviation and missile systems to the joint warfighter, supporting national security and defense strategies today and in the future. Under the contract, SAIC will provide IT support services, including: enterprise design, integration, and consolidation; IT education and training; IT program and project management; systems operations and maintenance; network support; and embedded information systems security and information assurance. Work will include systems analysis, systems design, systems development, application/systems administration, programming, software development, IT operations, and configuration management and communications.
"We look forward to providing AMCOM with life-cycle information technology support services and efficient support process to ensure mission success," said Glenn San Giacomo, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
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