CSC Wins $27 Million Defense Department IT Services Contract
News Release -- March 17, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., March 17 -- CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that the Department of Defense awarded the company a contract to provide information technology help desk services to the Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe (DoDDS-E). The contract has a one-year base period and four one-year options, bringing the estimated total five-year value to $27 million.
DoDDS-E provides instruction to more than 35,000 school-age children of active duty military and civilian employees at 81 schools located in Portugal, Bahrain, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Turkey and the United Kingdom.
Under the terms of the contract, CSC will provide information technology management services and support throughout Europe. Services include system and network administration and software development support. CSC currently performs the same work on another contract with DoDDS – Pacific.
“CSC is proud to expand our current work with DoDDS - Pacific to support DoDDS-Europe in its mission to educate the children of our military service members,” said Austin Yerks, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector Defense Group. “Whether it’s supporting troops, modernizing and protecting infrastructure, or improving services to citizens, CSC’s global reach and innovative technology-enabled solutions help our government clients achieve excellence in their core missions.”
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 system 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 $16.0 billion for the 12 months ended Jan. 1, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s Web site at www.csc.com.