“NASA built a new contract for end-user IT services and, in the process, opted for a new prime vendor.”
“The agency awarded the $2.9 billion NASA End-user Services and Technology, or NEST, contract to Virginia-based Leidos, which will help “establish a long-term outsourcing arrangement with the commercial sector to provide and manage most of NASA’s personal computing hardware, agency standard software, mobile IT services, peripherals and accessories, associated end-user services and supporting infrastructure,” according to an agency release issued Thursday.”
“NEST replaces the 2010 Agency Consolidated End-user Services, or ACES, contract, with Leidos taking over for incumbent HP Enterprise Services.” Read the full article here.
Source: NASA Picks New Vendor For Renamed $2.9B IT Services Contract – By Aaron Boyd, February 8, 2019. Nextgov.