Science Applications International, a provider of engineering and technical services, has won a $14 million task order from the Department of Homeland Security to provide responder knowledge base services. This task order has a one year base period of performance, four one-year options.
Science Applications International (SAIC) has said that the responder knowledge base (RKB) is a web-based information service for the emergency responder community funded by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
Under the task order, SAIC will host, maintain, and help enhance the RKB website. SAIC will also provide expertise to the responder community via the Ask the Expert feature of the website, and provide updated content weekly.
John Ferriter, senior vice president and business unit general manager of SAIC, said: We are pleased to help DHS provide emergency responders, purchasers, and planners with a trusted, integrated, on-line source of information.