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SAIC-Frederick, Inc. (SAI) Awarded $26 Million Task Order to Support Walter Reed Army Institute of Research Company to Provide Comprehensive Information Technology Services to WRAMC's Directorate of Information Management


3/26/2010 8:42:34 AM

MCLEAN, Va., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) today announced it has been awarded a task order by the Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC) Directorate of Information Management to provide information technology services. The contract has a seven month base period of performance, a single one-year option, one two month option, and a total value of $26 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed at WRAMC and its satellite medical treatment facilities. The task order was awarded under the U.S. Army's Information Technology Enterprise Solutions - 2 Services (ITES-2S) contract.

"The staff of WRAMC are on duty 365 days a year, 24 hours a day, and are dedicated to carrying out their mission of maintaining the highest standard of healthcare and rehabilitation for all those under their care," said Anthony Hess, Ph.D., SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager. "The comprehensive IT infrastructure support we provide will help support thousands of users and manage sophisticated mission-critical systems."

Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information, constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. 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 for the period ended January 31, 2009, and 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.

CONTACT: Melissa Koskovich, +1-703-676-6762, Melissa.l.koskovich@saic.com,
or Laura Luke, +1-703-676-6533, laura.luke@saic.com, both of SAIC

Web site: http://www.saic.com/



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