CSC Wins Three Technical Areas in Social Security Administration’s $2.8 Billion IDIQ Contract for Information Technology Services
News Release -- October 04, 2010
FALLS CHURCH, Va., Oct. 4 – CSC (NYSE: CSC) announced today that it is one of four firms to be awarded a $2.8 billion Information Technology Support Services indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract by the Social Security Administration (SSA). The IDIQ contract, which was awarded during CSC’s fiscal 2011 second quarter, has a one-year base period and six one-year options.
Under the terms of the contract, CSC will provide consulting and IT services to maintain and modernize SSA’s systems and architecture in application validation, software engineering and technology, and systems administration for z/OS, UNIX, Windows and WebSphere.
“CSC has the mission-critical experience, innovative technology solutions and trusted personnel needed to support the SSA in its efforts to efficiently deliver high-quality services today and for generations to come,” said James W. Sheaffer, president of CSC’s North American Public Sector line of business. “We recognize the critical importance that SSA plays in serving our nation and are pleased to partner with the agency in a wide range of software engineering activities, including validating and testing all new software enhancements, supporting operation of mission critical systems and improving the integrity of secure services to an expanding population of benefit recipients.”
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. The company has been recognized as a leader in the industry, including being named by FORTUNE Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies for Information Technology Services (2010). Headquartered in Falls Church, Va., CSC has approximately 95,000 employees and reported revenue of $16.2 billion for the 12 months ended July 2, 2010. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.csc.com.