National Institute of Health Selects Booz Allen as CIO-SP3 Awardee
MCLEAN, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has been selected by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) as an awardee for the agencys Chief Information Officers Solutions and Partners 3 (CIO-SP3) Government-Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). The contract, administered by NIHs Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center (NITAAC), is a 10-year Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity contract valued up to $20 billion for all awardees.
Under the contract, Booz Allen can compete for individual task orders from federal agencies to provide a wide range of services that support federal IT architectures including: IT services for biomedical research, health sciences and healthcare, imaging, IT operations and maintenance, integration services, and software development.
Federal agencies need access to leading IT technology and services to meet the maturing and evolving needs of the citizens they serve, said Susan Penfield, Senior Vice President, Booz Allen Hamilton (BAH) . The CIO-SP3 provides federal agencies a competitive contract to access the right IT services and solutions needed quickly and efficiently.
Booz Allens deep and broad expertise in technology, specifically as it relates to health and health IT, is drawn from years of working with the federal government to address their technology challenges. This technical expertise spans across CIO-SP3s 10 task areas.
The CIO-SP3 GWAC is available to all federal agencies that need IT solutions and services, including the Department of Defense. Booz Allen was an awardee under CIO-SP2, the preceding contract vehicle, for the previous 10 years.
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About Booz Allen Hamilton
Booz Allen Hamilton is a leading provider of management and technology consulting services to the U.S. government in defense, intelligence, and civil markets, and to major corporations, institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. Booz Allen is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, employs more than 25,000 people, and had revenue of $5.59 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2011 (NYSE: BAH).
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Source: Booz Allen HamiltonCopyright Business Wire 2012