MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) today announced it has been awarded a prime contract by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) to provide enterprise information technology (IT) support to the U.S. Central Command's (USCENTCOM) Directorate of Command, Control, Communications and Computers. The cost-plus award-fee (CPAF) task order has a one-year base period of performance, four one-year options, and a total contract value of $433 million, if all options are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in Tampa, Fla. The task order was awarded under the GSA Alliant Government-wide Acquisition Contract by the Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM).
USCENTCOM promotes cooperation among nations, responds to crises, deters or defeats state and non-state aggression, and supports development and reconstruction to establish the conditions for regional security, stability and prosperity. Under the task order, SAIC will provide IT services, including command, control, communications, and computer (C4) systems support, theater network operations, engineering, cybersecurity, programs and architectures, and resource management.
"We are pleased to have the opportunity to continue providing our quality services and expertise to USCENTCOM," said Dan Harris, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We look forward to using our technical knowledge and unique communications and managerial capabilities to provide warfighters the C4 support they need to achieve mission success."
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