Army picks NCI and partners for $804 million IT contract

FALLS CHURCH, Va., 3 Jan. 2006. Harris Corp. announced today that it has been selected as a technical services subcontractor by NCI Information Systems, Inc., for the Total Engineering and Integration Services (TEIS) contract, which has a ceiling value to NCI and its subcontractors of $804 million.

FALLS CHURCH, Va., 3 Jan. 2006. Harris Corp. announced today that it has been selected as a technical services subcontractor by NCI Information Systems, Inc., for the Total Engineering and Integration Services (TEIS) contract, which has a ceiling value to NCI and its subcontractors of $804 million.

The TEIS contract will provide information systems engineering and information technology support to the U.S. Army Information Systems Engineering Command (USAISEC) and to other federal agencies worldwide. For NCI, this indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) program has a five-year period of performance, containing a base year and four one-year option periods.

Harris Technical Services Corp. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Harris Corp., serving the information technology services marketplace. The business provides world-class, cost-effective operation, maintenance, engineering, and global technical support services to the U.S. government, prime contractors, and other Harris divisions.

Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 150 countries. With headquarters in Melbourne, Fla., the company has annual sales of over $3 billion and more than 13,000 employees -- including 5,500 engineers and scientists -- dedicated to the development of best-in-class assured communications products, systems, and services. The company's operating divisions serve markets for government communications, RF communications, broadcast communications, and microwave communications. For more information, see www.harris.com.

NCI, Inc., a Delaware holding company, through its subsidiary NCI Information Systems, Inc., is a leading provider of information technology services and solutions to U.S. federal government agencies. As an ISO 9001 certified company, NCI's award-winning expertise encompasses areas critical to its customers' mission objectives including enterprise systems management, information assurance, network engineering, and systems development and integration. Headquartered in Reston, Va., NCI has approximately 50 locations and over 1,450 employees worldwide. For more information, see www.nciinc.com.

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