Company leverages IT experience in support of defense intelligence operations
Dulles, VA – May 24, 2010 – Technica Corporation, a leader in Network Management, Network Defense, Global Information Grid (GIG) Enterprise Management, and Information Assurance (IA) for the Federal Government, announced today that it is a subcontractor to Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) [NYSE: SAI] on a contract awarded by the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) to support the DIA DoD Intelligence Information System (DoDIIS) Enterprise, Combatant Commands and Service Intelligence Agencies with information technology (IT) services. The Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise (SITE) multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract, awarded to prime contractor SAIC, is the largest contract ever awarded by DIA. The contract has a one-year base period of performance, four one-year options, and a ceiling value of $6.6 billion for all awardees.
“We are pleased to team with SAIC to support the DIA in their critical mission” said Miguel Collado, President and Chief Executive Officer of Technica. “This contract provides us with an opportunity to leverage our Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) experience in Information Assurance (IA), Certification and Accreditation (CA) and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) services as we expand our support of the Federal Government into the Defense Intelligence community.”
The Defense Intelligence Agency is a Department of Defense (DoD) combat support agency that provides military intelligence to warfighters, defense policymakers and force planners in support of U.S. military operations and weapon systems acquisition. This contract will enable DIA to acquire the full scope of IT services and capabilities needed to accomplish its critical missions. Under the contract, Technica will support SAIC as required by helping provide worldwide coverage for IT requirements and technical support services, and assist the government through system design, development, fielding, and sustainment of global intelligence and C2 (command and control) assets vital to the security of the United States.
About Technica Corporation
Technica Corporation, founded in 1991, provides high-end advanced IT solutions to the Department of Defense and other federal agencies. Core competencies include Network Security and Information Assurance (IA), Network Management Integration, Service Oriented Architecture, Enterprise Application Integration, Enterprise Architecture, Software Development, Independent Verification and Validation, Network Transport Technologies and Program Management. Technica is a veteran and minority-owned small disadvantaged business. Technica is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, please visit: wpdev.technicacorp.com.