9/4/2003 - The Titan Corporation (NYSE: TTN) announced that its Enterprise Services and Solutions Sector (formerly BTG) has been awarded by the U.S. General Services Administration, on behalf of the Department of Defense, a five-year (one base year plus four option years) task order having a potential value, with options, of $229 million to provide an Enterprise Wide IT system that will enable military personnel and their families to obtain Family Assistance Services via the Internet, email, and telephone.
"This single award task order to support our service personnel around the world represents new business for Titan and our partner for this effort, Ceridian Human Resource Solutions," said Gene Ray, Titanís chairman, president, and CEO. "More importantly-through this Enterprise IT effort with the Department of Defense-Titan and Ceridian will be providing military personnel and their families with informational services every day of the year, helping them to improve their quality of life while serving our nation."
Awarded through GSAís Millennia Lite contracting vehicle, this new Enterprise Wide IT System will provide military families and service members a variety of informational and resource services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The initial task order will be used to develop the Enterprise System and establish the 1-800 Support Services program, as well as stateside enterprise development support and program management services for the U.S. Army and Army Reserve. This award also allows other military commands and reserve components to issue future purchase orders for these services.
"This new, integrated program helps transform the military to meet the personnel challenges of today and the future," said Pat Goepel, chief revenue officer at Ceridianís U.S. Human Resource Solutions business. "Through this effort, military personnel and their families will have rapid access to new or expanded assistance programs designed to improve their quality of life and deal with the pressures of military service."
Ceridian is a leader in managed human resource solutions that maximize the value of people. Ceridian Corporation (NYSE: CEN) is an information services company serving businesses and employees in the United States, Canada and Europe. In the U.S., Ceridian serves more than 20 million employees, or 18 percent of the workforce, with human resources solutions.
Headquartered in San Diego, The Titan Corporation is a leading provider of comprehensive information and communications systems solutions and services to the Department of Defense, intelligence agencies, and other federal government customers. As a provider of national security solutions, the company has approximately 11,000 employees and current annualized sales of approximately $1.7 billion.
For more information on The Titan Corporation, please visit their website at: www.titan.com
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