CSC WINS COMPETITIVE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CONTRACT FROM ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
News Release -- October 19, 2009
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 19 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it is one of seven companies awarded a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) for information technology (IT) support from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The BPA has a seven-year performance period and an estimated maximum total ceiling value of $955 million for all firms. Awarded to CSC during the company's second quarter fiscal year 2010, which ended on October 2, 2009, this contract follows and is incremental to the Information Technology Solutions EPA contract CSC has held since 2002.
Under the terms of the agreement, CSC will compete for task orders to provide services, including server and storage management, high-performance computing, geospatial support, IT security, call center operations, telecommunications and video conferencing.
"We understand that cost-effective IT infrastructure support is crucial to the EPA's mission of protecting human health and the environment," said Tom Anderson, president of CSC's North American Public Sector Civil and Government Health Services Group. "CSC has a 30-year track record of successful service delivery to the EPA and an ongoing commitment to innovation. We look forward to playing an instrumental role in helping the agency increase efficiency, effectiveness and integration, while reducing IT services costs."
For more information about CSC's environmental solutions, visit csc.com/environment.
CSC is a global leader in providing technology-enabled solutions and services through three primary lines of business. These include Business Solutions and Services, the Managed Services Sector and the North American Public Sector. CSC's advanced capabilities include systems design and integration, information technology and business process outsourcing, applications software development, Web and application hosting, mission support and management consulting. Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 92,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 3, 2009. For more information, visit the company's Web site at www.csc.com.