MCLEAN, Va., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) selected Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) as one of multiple prime contractors for the Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions II (EAGLE II) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to compete to provide a full range of information technology (IT) services on the Unrestricted Track of Functional Category 1. The multiple-award contract has a five-year period of performance and one two-year option. The contract was awarded to Leidos (legacy company formerly named SAIC), and will be novated to the new SAIC. Work will potentially be performed throughout the U.S.
SAIC's award in the EAGLE II Unrestricted Track Service Delivery Functional Category, will potentially provide a means for SAIC to continue providing a wide range of IT support services to DHS. Services provided through the EAGLE II contract vehicle will directly support the DHS mission in areas such as border security, entry/exit and protection of critical infrastructure. Under the contract, SAIC will compete to provide service delivery capabilities, which may include a full range of services and products in support of developing, implementing, and maintaining technology across DHS. These consist of system design, development, implementation, and integration; software design and development; and operations and maintenance.
"SAIC's commitment to providing solutions and services that support the vital needs of DHS under the EAGLE contract spans more than a decade," said Dan Harris, SAIC senior vice president and general manager of the Federal and Civilian Customer Group. "This department-wide contract will be used to provide IT solutions to DHS and SAIC is honored to continue supporting the critical missions of DHS."
SAIC is a leading technology integrator providing full life-cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC's deep domain knowledge and customer relationships enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex government and commercial projects. SAIC's approximately 13,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. federal government, state/local, and global commercial markets, specializing in providing a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technical capabilities. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC has annual revenues of about $4 billion. For more information, visit www.saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.
Certain statements in this announcement constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements involve risks and uncertainties and a number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements, or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in SAIC's Annual Report on Form 10-K other such filings that SAIC makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.