General Dynamics Selected to Provide Information Technology Services to U. S. Citizenship & Immigration Agency
FALLS CHURCH, Va. – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has awarded General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) a task order to provide Technology Operations and Maintenance Infrastructure Support (TOMIS) services for the U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The initial award is valued at approximately $24 million; the task order has a total potential value of approximately $227 million over a 77-month period if all options are exercised.
General Dynamics will support the USCIS information technology (IT) infrastructure by providing TOMIS services to approximately 16,000 Federal and contractor employees at more than 280 U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) locations nationally through the implementation of an IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) set of best practices. These services include program management, service desk operations, hardware maintenance, infrastructure operations server and PC management, mainframe computer operations and problem management.
The General Dynamics-led team includes IBM (Armonk, N.Y.); SRA International, Inc. (Fairfax, Va.); 3H Technology (Reston, Va.); and National Network Solutions (Atlanta, Ga.).
The task order was competed and awarded under the DHS Enterprise Acquisitions Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) contract.
About General Dynamics
General Dynamics, headquartered in Falls Church, Virginia, employs approximately 82,600 people worldwide and had 2006 revenues of $24.1 billion. The company is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems, armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies. More information about the company is available online at www.generaldynamics.com.
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