Wednesday, April 15, 2009

BAE Systems Awarded Role in $50 Billion Contract for U.S. Government Information Technology

BAE Systems Awarded Role in $50 Billion Contract for U.S. Government Information Technology

RESTON, Va.--April 15 2009 --BAE Systems received an indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity contract for U.S. federal information technology work including infrastructure, applications, and IT management services under the government’s new Alliant program.

The selection qualifies the company to compete for an estimated $50 billion in future task orders awarded under the contract, administered by the General Services Administration (GSA). It has a base period of five years and a five-year option period.

“Our focus will be on supporting the government’s growing need for innovative solutions that reduce cost and increase the mission effectiveness of GSA’s client agencies,” said Gene Glazar, president of BAE Systems’ Information Solutions. “This award expands our company’s long-term partnership with the U.S. General Services Administration and enables us to offer IT solutions to any federal agency, anywhere in the world.”

BAE Systems has been providing enterprise information technology services to the GSA and its client agencies for almost 30 years.

About BAE Systems

BAE Systems is the premier global defense, security and aerospace company delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. With approximately 105,000 employees worldwide, BAE Systems' sales exceeded £18.5 billion (US $34.4 billion) in 2008.

Contacts BAE SystemsElizabeth Reinhardt+1 703-563-7770Mobile: +1 571-296-5087elizabeth.reinhardt@baesystems.comorJessica Pantages+1 703-312-6157Mobile: +1

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