DISA Awards Accenture Federal $7.5B IDIQ Contract to Improve IT Processes for Soldiers; Vince Vlasho Quoted

The Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) has given Accenture Federal Services (AFS) a potential ten-year, $7.5 billion, Systems Engineering, Technology and Innovation (SETI) award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract award on Monday

“We’re honored to be selected as an innovation partner to DISA as it advances its future mission requirements,” said Vince Vlasho, AFS Defense portfolio lead. 

AFS and its partners will compete for task orders to provide cloud, application and cyber solutions with an emphasis on innovation. AFS will provide systems engineering and technology solutions for the Department of Defense (DoD). 

The company will also assist DISA streamline critical engineering functions for the research, design, development, integration and optimization of defense IT capabilities, systems and solutions.

“AFS’s experience in bringing together technology innovation with Defense mission needs enables us to help DISA design and deliver solutions with advanced technologies quickly that improve their service and combatant command capabilities now and into the future,” Vlasho added. 

In addition to the SETI contract, AFS will be working on six-year, $75.8 million hybrid contract to provide support services for the U.S. Army's unified enterprise resource planning system,  which was awarded on Dec. 10, 2019.

The contract will include a five-year base with a five-year option period and a ceiling of $7.5 billion. The SETI contract will address current and future mission requirements and increase IT capabilities through disruptive innovation. 

About Accenture Federal Services

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Accenture Federal Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Accenture LLP, is a U.S. company with offices in Arlington, Virginia. Accenture’s federal business has served every cabinet-level department and 30 of the largest federal organizations. Accenture Federal Services transforms bold ideas into breakthrough outcomes for clients at defense, intelligence, public safety, civilian and military health organizations.

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