MCLEAN, Va., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to provide a full range of information technology (IT) services in support of numerous Federal agencies. The multiple-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has a base period of performance that began on the date of award, March 4, 2011, and extends through September 30, 2011, six one-year options, and a total ceiling value of $1.1 billion for all awardees.
Under the contract, SAIC will provide a range of IT support services as required in areas including large-scale systems integration, and the modification and maintenance of current systems spanning the entire systems development lifecycle. SAIC is one of twenty contractors that will compete for task orders under the contract.
"We look forward to working with the DOJ to help enhance their IT systems, while facilitating business change, and increasing the flexibility and efficiency of their existing and future IT systems," said John Thomas, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.
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