WebsiteGear Logo Log In
New User? Sign Up
About | Contact | FAQ
  Home News Web Hosting Computer Hardware Sunday, April 21, 2019 
Add Press Release News | News Feeds Feeds | Email This News Email

Leidos Awarded Marquee Contract to Provide NASA IT Services
Monday, February 11, 2019

Company to provide end user services at 10 NASA centers nationwide

RESTON, Va., Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a FORTUNE(®) 500 science and technology leader, has been awarded a contract by NASA to provide information technology (IT) end-user services to support the agency's mission. The single award, firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract has a two-year, three-month base period followed by a two-year option, a one-year option, and five one-year award term options for a total potential value of $2.9B if all options are exercised. Work will be performed at 10 NASA centers nationwide.

Under the NASA End-User Services & Technologies (NEST) contract, Leidos will provide, manage, secure, and maintain essential IT services that support the agency's core business, scientific, research, and computational activities. The NEST contract establishes a long-term outsourcing arrangement with the commercial sector to provide and manage most of NASA's personal computing hardware, supporting infrastructure, agency standard software, mobile IT services, help-desk support, and other associated end-user services.

Leidos' highly-skilled team of technical experts will leverage their knowledge of NASA and U.S. government policies, processes, and technology to maximize automation and end user support management. This will ensure all systems are secure, whether for routine IT maintenance or new priority requirements for NASA's nationwide employees. The company will evaluate and analyze data using predictive and descriptive analytics to implement data-driven practices that reduce call volumes, enhance self-service tasks, and ultimately improve customer satisfaction and experience.

"With its size, scope, and scale, the NEST contract is a marquee win for us," said Angie Heise, Leidos Civil Group President. "Our ultimate goal is to provide intuitive, easy-to-use services that efficiently prevent or resolve problems for the NASA Community, enabling them to have seamless IT services for their critical missions."

About Leidos
Leidos is a Fortune 500(®) information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. For more information, visit

Statements in this announcement, other than historical data and information, constitute forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause our actual results, performance, achievements, or industry results to be very different from the results, performance, or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Some of these factors include, but are not limited to, the risk factors set forth in the company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended December 29, 2017, and other such filings that Leidos makes with the SEC from time to time. Due to such uncertainties and risks, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date hereof.

     Melissa Koskovich                
     Erin Tindell

     (571) 526-6850                   
     (571) 526-6996


View original content to download multimedia:


Email This News Email | Submit To Slashdot Slashdot | Submit To Digg | Submit To | News Feeds Feeds

Nav Huawei Announces Its New "Four-Engines" Brand Strategy, Leading Intelligent IP Networks | Apr 20, 2019
Nav Inspur Launched Meta Brain Platform at the 2019 Inspur Partner Forum, Bolstering Inspur's AI Capability | Apr 19, 2019
Nav India Omni-channel and Warehouse Management Systems Market Worth $488 Million by 2024 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets(TM) | Apr 19, 2019
Nav Code Again Ranks In Top 20 For Patents Issued In Utah | Apr 19, 2019
Nav Closing Quantum Cybersecurity Gap an Imperative: Industry and Government to Warn at Toronto Quantum Summit | Apr 18, 2019
Nav Global Hand Sanitizers Markets, , 2017-2019 & 2025 with Profiles of 50+ Companies Including Many Key Players | Apr 18, 2019
Nav CEO Dave Erickson Named Long Beach Entrepreneur of the Year | Apr 18, 2019
Nav Japan Plant Factory Association Announces Innovative approach to sustainability with Plant factories with artificial lighting (PFAL) | Apr 18, 2019
Nav Global Smart Pneumatics Market Study, 2019 | Apr 18, 2019
Nav Nanomechanical Testing: World Market Growth Insights to 2027 | Apr 18, 2019

Submit News | View More News View More News