Joint warfighting systems engineering deal goes to SAIC
- By Roseanne Gerin
- Jan 17, 2006
The U.S. Joint Warfighting Center has awarded a three-year, $7.4 million contract to Science Applications International Corp. to provide management and engineering support services.
The Joint Warfighting Center is a nexus for joint warfare doctrine and development and joint training exercises. It is part of the U.S. Joint Forces Command'one of nine combatant commands in the Defense Department'based in Norfolk, Va.
Under the contract, SAIC specifically will provide system, software, database and telecommunications engineering as well as system administration and Web site support services.
During the past eight years, the company has worked with the command and the center to provide systems engineering support for the Joint Digital Library System, Joint Training Information System, Joint Events Scheduling System and Joint National Training Capability.Roseanne Gerin is a staff writer for
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