Perspecta Wins Position on COMET, $16 Million Task Order, Rocky Thurston Quoted

Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP) announced on Thursday that the General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded a position to the company for its CIO Modernization and Enterprise Transformation (COMET) program, which represents a potential five-year blanket purchase agreement. 

In addition, GSA was awarded a $16 million task order to provide the GSA's Federal Acquisition Services (FAS) group with the development of beta.SAM.gov, an effort to streamline and consolidate 10 legacy federal award systems into a single website for FAS’ Integrated Acquisition Environment (IAE) organization. 

"We are always looking for new ways to expand our partnership with GSA," said Rocky Thurston, senior vice president and general manager of Perspecta's civilian, state and local business group. 

COMET will support GSA's FAS group and provide a streamlined process to support agile delivery services for the agency. 

Perspecta will compete for task orders to provide IT management and governance, business process analysis, agile solution architecture and design, agile application development and configuration, analytics, integration and DevOps to the customer. 

"Our deep understanding of GSA's systems and requirements and strong past performance have prepared us well for this opportunity. We will continue to rely on innovation and our market expertise to modernize and support the GSA IT environment." 

About Perspecta Inc.

At Perspecta (NYSE: PRSP), we question, we seek and we solve. Perspecta brings a diverse set of capabilities to our U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care and state and local markets. Our 270+ issued, licensed and pending patents are more than just pieces of paper, they tell the story of our innovation. 

With offerings in mission services, digital transformation and enterprise operations, our team of 14,000 engineers, analysts, investigators and architects work tirelessly to not only execute the mission, but build and support the backbone that enables it. Perspecta was formed to take on big challenges. We are an engine for growth and success and we enable our customers to build a better nation.  For more information about Perspecta, visit perspecta.com.

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