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NCI Awarded $9 Million Contract for the Reserve Component Automation Systems (RCAS) Project Directorate, Alexandria, VA

NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today that it was awarded a $9 million contract in support of the Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS) Project Director Reserve Component Automation Systems (RCAS), whose mission includes sustainment of automated information systems that enhance the Army Reserve Component’s ability to achieve and sustain critical automation interoperability. The contract will also help to accomplish the directorate’s goals of providing the citizen soldiers of our nation with information technology solutions that support unit mobilization planning, training, day-to-day operations, communications, and administration through the use of RCAS. This contract award represents new work for NCI and consists of a three month base period and two additional one-year option periods through 2016.

NCI will provide advisory assistance services in the areas of programmatic product engineering, quality assurance, and network and desktop support to facilitate the modernization and enhancement of RCAS. Additionally, NCI will support the Army Reserve Component’s continued efforts to employ modern development and deployment techniques and evaluate current products and processes for alignment with future RCAS Agile Development efforts.

“NCI is pleased to have been selected to support the RCAS-Project Directorate’s successful execution of one the largest and most important information technology programs serving the Army Reserve Component,” said Brian Clark, NCI’s President. “This work adds to our fifteen-year partnership with the United States Army Reserve and Army National Guard leadership and soldiers in fulfilling their information technology mission.”

About NCI, Inc.:

NCI is a worldwide provider of leading-edge enterprise services and solutions to U.S. Government agencies. NCI helps its customers achieve higher levels of performance by utilizing cutting-edge technologies and methodologies in the following capability areas: Cloud Computing and Data Center Consolidation; Cybersecurity and Information Assurance; Engineering and Logistics Support; Enterprise Information Management and Advanced Analytics; Health IT and Medical Support; IT Service Management; Software and Systems Development/Integration; and Modeling, Simulation, and Training. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has nearly 2,000 employees operating in more than 100 locations around the globe. For more information, visit www.nciinc.com or email [email protected]. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter (@nciinc_) and LinkedIn.

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