Science Applications International Corporation
) is one among 13 awardees to have won a prime contract by the
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic. Valued at
roughly $900 million for all awardees, the multiple-award
contract carries a one-year base period of performance and four
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Under the contract, SAI will provide life-cycle support services
such as research, development, test, evaluation, interoperable
command, control, communications, computers, combat systems,
intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C5ISR),
information operations, enterprise information services, and
space capabilities. The company aims to continue its healthy
business relationship with SSC by providing them with the best
information technology solutions and catering to the requirements
of its customers.
SSC Atlantic's mission is to meet the demands for uninterrupted
vigilance and cybersecurity by delivering secure and innovative
solutions to naval, joint and national agencies. Through
technological expertise, SAI aims to provide adequate support
services to SSC and help the latter achieve its mission.
Also recently, SAI was awarded a prime contract of approximately
$10 million by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
(DARPA) to provide deep ocean acoustic detection for
Transformational Reliable Acoustic Path Systems (TRAPS).
Back-to-back contract wins will most likely be a growth driver
for the company.
Since its inception in 1969, SAI has utilized its vast domain
knowledge to solve critical problems of the country in areas such
as national security, energy and the environment, critical
infrastructure, and health. Headquartered in McLean, VA, the
company presently has employee strength of approximately 40,000,
serving customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the
intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security,
other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial
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