SAIC Awarded $15 Million Contract by Department of Health and Human Services

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) (NYSE: SAI) announced today it was awarded a prime contract by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide full life-cycle operations, maintenance and enhancement services in support of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Data Warehouse (HDW). The single-award contract has a one-year base period of performance, five one-year options, and a contract ceiling value of more than $15 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed primarily in the National Capital Region. 

The HDW was created to serve as the official repository of HRSA's data and to provide a single point of access to HRSA programmatic information, related health resources, demographic, and statistical data for analyzing and reporting on HRSA activities. It supports integrated reporting and mapping capabilities designed to make the data available to the broadest range of users, for the greatest range of purposes. Under the contract, SAIC will provide operations, maintenance and enhancement services in support of the HDW, including full life-cycle support for all information technology (IT) systems, following the HRSA enterprise performance life cycle as appropriate.

"SAIC is pleased to continue supporting HRSA and its data warehouse to help the agency continue its efforts to streamline operations for greater efficiency, cost reduction and data quality enhancement across the enterprise," said Steve Comber, SAIC senior vice president and business unit general manager.

About SAIC

SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company's approximately 41,000 employees serve 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 markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of $11.1 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2011. For more information, visit SAIC: From Science to Solutions®

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, 2011, 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.



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