SAIC wins $14M USMC cyberspace ops contract

Science Applications International Corp. of Reston, VA won a $14 million contract with Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific supporting the U.S. Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command to provide full spectrum cyberspace support.

“We are proud to continue our partnership with and help ensure our Marines have the latest capabilities in cyberspace operations,” said Jim Scanlon, executive vice president and general manager of SAIC’s Defense Systems Group. “As a leading cyber company, our subject matter expertise, advanced technology and proven methodologies will help ensure the Corps’ ability to fight and win in this increasingly contested area.”

On this contract, SAIC will provide support to Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command and their subordinate commands providing Operational Planning and Cyber Operational Analysis support. The company will also support emergent technology acquisition, all source intelligence, computer network defense, and incident response support to Cyber Protection Teams worldwide. The contract has a one-year base period of performance with four, one-year options with a ceiling value of $72.3 million.

Source: SAIC