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Vangent Awarded Alliant Contract Vehicle by the General Services Administration to Provide IT ServicesThe Alliant Contract Provides Federal Government Agencies With a Central Source for Acquiring Integrated Information Technology Solutions (April 01, 2009)
ARLINGTON, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/01/09 -- Vangent, Inc., a leading global provider of information management and strategic business process outsourcing solutions, today announced that it was awarded a Prime contract on the Alliant Government-wide Acquisition Contract from the General Services Administration (GSA).
Vangent was awarded the opportunity to provide information technology services under a 10-year, multiple award/indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract with a $50 billion ceiling for all awardees, including a five-year base and one five-year option. The Alliant contract replaces GSA's Millenia and ANSWER (Applications and Support for Widely diverse End-User Requirements) contracts, and provides all Department of Defense and federal civilian agencies with more streamlined access to a broad range of management and technical support services for integrated IT solutions.
Mac Curtis, President and CEO of Vangent, Inc., stated, "Vangent is pleased to have this opportunity to continue providing high-quality solutions and information technology services to support federal government agencies worldwide."
Vangent is #5 on Washington Technology's 2008 list of companies in the IT Services industry sector and is ranked #57 on Washington Technology's list of Top 100 Federal Government Prime Contactors. Vangent is ranked #15 on Federal Times' list of Top 100 Professional Services Contractors.
About Vangent, Inc.
Vangent, Inc. is a global provider of consulting, systems integration, human capital management, and business process outsourcing services to the U.S. Federal and international governments, higher education institutions, and corporations. Vangent's 7,000 employees support clients including the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the U.S. Departments of Defense, Education, Health and Human Services, and Labor; and the U.S. Office of Personnel Management, as well as Fortune 500 companies. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, the company has offices throughout the U.S. and in the U.K., Canada, Mexico, Venezuela, and Argentina. For more information, visit www.vangent.com.
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