SAIC gets NASA contract

The realignment and implementation of NASA’s information technology infrastructure will continue under an extension of the agency’s Unified NASA Information Technology Services contract, the agency said.

SAIC won the contract that provides NASA with agencywide information services and information technology services for NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala.

The contract also supports Marshall’s Integrated Enterprise Management Program that combines agency financial resources and travel office information, the agency said.

The $214 million contract extension provides runs through November 2009. The extension was announced Sept. 18.

Marshall’s responsibilities for information technology include managing software applications, server systems, audiovisual information, telecommunications, IT security, IT procurement, documentation storage and  protection hardware maintenance,

The contract includes support for encryption security systems, computer networking and digital imaging.

About the Author

Doug Beizer is a staff writer for Federal Computer Week.

Featured

  • Image: Shutterstock

    COVID, black swans and gray rhinos

    Steven Kelman suggests we should spend more time planning for the known risks on the horizon.

  • IT Modernization
    businessman dragging old computer monitor (Ollyy/Shutterstock.com)

    Pro-bono technologists look to help cash-strapped states struggling with legacy systems

    As COVID-19 exposed vulnerabilities in state and local government IT systems, the newly formed U.S. Digital Response stepped in to help.

Stay Connected