Vehicle allows NCI and teammates to defend U.S. defense cyberspace environment
RESTON, Va. – NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ: NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today it was awarded an indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract to provide cybersecurity services to U.S. Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM), as subcontractor to Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC). The contract, awarded to six awardees including SAIC, has a one-year base period with four one-year option periods valued at $460 million.
The team will have the opportunity to provide full-spectrum operational support to the USCYBERCOM mission. This includes planning, coordination, integration and synchronization required to operate and defend Department of Defense (DoD) networks. It also involves preparing and supporting cyber operations in all related USCYBERCOM domains.
“This award is a testament to the expertise and quality of NCI’s cybersecurity capabilities and qualifications,” said Brian J. Clark, NCI’s president and CEO. “It gives us the opportunity to advance the collaborative goals of USCYBERCOM, and our other DoD and intelligence community customers, through cyber technologies, techniques, tactics and procedures to ensure our nation can withstand and respond to cyberattacks efficiently and effectively.”