Company expands IT support to Southeast region as part of U.S. Army Network Campaign Plan
RESTON, VA, September 27, 2016 – NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today that it was awarded a firm-fixed-price task order valued at $11 million to provide IT services in support of the Southeast Regional Network Enterprise Center (R-NEC) at Fort Stewart, Georgia. The award consists of a one-year base and one 12-month option period. The award was made under NCI’s ITES-2S contract.
The Army has designated Fort Stewart as the Southeast R-NEC with the responsibility to support Army IT networks across Georgia, Florida, South Carolina and North Carolina. The effort covers three Army local network enterprise centers and five surface deployment and distribution commands. The R-NEC operates as a subordinate element of the 7th Signal Command, part of the Army’s Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM).
NCI will deliver comprehensive, integrated, end-to-end IT services for both classified and unclassified networks at all locations supported by the R‑NEC. Services include network administration, systems administration, systems integration and testing, configuration management, infrastructure management, end-user support and training, hardware/software fielding, quality control, information and network security services, and database support. This work is part of the U.S. Army Network Campaign Plan, designed to ensure a globally responsive and regionally aligned Army network and Signal force.
“This award continues NCI’s network and communications support to Fort Stewart and expands it to other regional locations that will comprise the Southeast R-NEC,” said Brian J. Clark, NCI’s president and CEO. “We are pleased to support these efforts as we work together to lay the groundwork for the Army’s initial regional networking hub.”