Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a prime contract by the US Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) to provide technical services in support of cyberspace operations.

The $219m multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract has a two-year base period of performance and three one-year options.

SAIC will provide cyberspace operational support including examination of science, architecture, engineering, functionality, interface and interoperability of cyber systems, services and capabilities.

The company may also provide support for requirements analysis, concept development, software design and implementation, and systems integration.

SAIC is one of four contractors that will compete for task orders, which will be performed in San Diego, California, US.

SSC Pacific is a US Navy premier research, development, test and evaluation laboratory for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems.