BearingPoint Awarded $188 Million Contract to Support U.S. Army’s Enterprise Solutions Competency Center
12/04/2007
Under the new agreement, BearingPoint will provide consulting services to the ESCC in the areas of systems engineering, software development, enterprise resource planning and service oriented architecture implementation.

McLean, Va., March 20, 2007 – BearingPoint, Inc. (NYSE: BE), one of the world’s largest management and technology consulting firms, announced today that it has been awarded a contract to support the Enterprise Solutions Competency Center of the Army Communication-Electronics Command. The contract is valued at up to $188 million over its base year and including four one-year options.

One of BearingPoint’s initial tasks will be to support the Joint Medical Information Systems (JMIS) Program Office at TRICARE Management Activity. TRICARE is the healthcare plan for the uniformed services, retirees and their families, serving a beneficiary population of more than 9.2 million worldwide. The Program Office supports full lifecycle development of mission-critical healthcare systems, including design, development, testing, evaluation and deployment.

"We are excited that BearingPoint has been selected to support this project," said Mark Goulart, senior vice president for BearingPoint’s Department of Defense business. "We will be combining our long history of helping the DoD in a wide array of technology initiatives with our strong experience in healthcare technologies to deliver new and innovative solutions to the ESCC."

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BearingPoint, Inc. (NYSE: BE) is one of the world's largest providers of management and technology consulting services to Global 2000 companies and government organizations in 60 countries worldwide. Based in McLean, Va., the firm has over 17,000 employees and major practice areas focusing on the Public Services, Financial Services and Commercial Services markets. For nearly 100 years, BearingPoint professionals have built a reputation for knowing what it takes to help clients achieve their goals, and working closely with them to get the job done. For more information, visit the Company's website at www.BearingPoint.com .

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