SAIC Awarded DoD Business Transformation Agency Contract
SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., Oct 15, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAI) today announced that it won a contract from the Department of Defense (DoD), Business Transformation Agency (BTA) in Arlington, Va., to support their Transformation Planning and Performance (TP&P) Directorate.
The new single-award, firm fixed price/time and materials contract has a one-year base term, four one-year options and a value of more than $76 million if all options are exercised. It was awarded by the Army Contract Agency Information Technology, E-Commerce and Commercial Contracting Center under SAIC's Information Technology Enterprise Solutions Two Services master contract.
Through the contract, SAIC will help the directorate's Business Enterprise Architecture and Enterprise Transition Plan evolve to drive business transformation in support of the warfighter. The TP&P Directorate is responsible for maintaining and updating the architecture, transition plan, and related deliverables to ensure they are consistent with the strategic goals and objectives of the department.
"We are extremely pleased to have been selected by BTA to provide support to their mission of evolving the business practices of DoD," said Peter Dube, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "We look forward to building on this new relationship with the BTA in support of our men and women serving throughout the world."
SAIC is a leading provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military, agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as well as to customers in selected commercial markets. With more than 44,000 employees in over 150 cities worldwide, SAIC engineers and scientists solve complex technical challenges requiring innovative solutions for customers' mission-critical functions. SAIC had annual revenues of $8.3 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2007.
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