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Booz Allen Hamilton Receives a $885M Task Order from GSA FEDSIM to Provide Machine Learning Support to the U.S. Government Program Office for Five Years

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Today's intelligence environment necessitates that the U.S. government
maintain unprecedented amounts of Intelligence Surveillance
Reconnaissance (ISR) data and information to thwart potential attacks
and threats around the globe. Faced with the challenge of a relentless,
24/7 operations cycle, the U.S. Government (USG) Program Office has been
tasked with developing and integrating an open systems architecture that
introduces Enterprise Machine Learning Analytics and Persistent Services
(eMAPS). The General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Systems
Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM) recently awarded Booz
Allen Hamilton
(NYSE:BAH) an $885M contract to provide an eMAPS
solution that will enable the USG Program Office, Defense Department
partners and the intelligence community to rapidly employ artificial
intelligence, neural and deep neural networks – over a five-year period.

"The high volume, variety and velocity of intelligence acquired across
the U.S. government cannot be harnessed by people alone," said Booz
Allen's Executive Vice President Judi
Dotson
. "Our team of expert data scientists and engineers will apply
cutting-edge solutions to deliver integrated eMAPS support to unlock the
value of artificial intelligence (AI) and analytics, which will give
warfighters positioned around the world the tools they need to drive
U.S. national security forward."

The new contract expands on Booz Allen's legacy supporting the USG
Program Office community. It will focus on integrating machine learning
capabilities with a full spectrum of Command, Control, Communications,
Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems
that support military operations.

Read more about Booz Allen's expertise in applying innovative digital
solutions to support U.S. federal intelligence capabilities, here: https://www.boozallen.com/markets/defense-and-intelligence.html

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About Booz Allen Hamilton

For more than 100 years, business, government, and military leaders have
turned to Booz Allen Hamilton to solve their most complex problems. They
trust us to bring together the right minds: those who devote themselves
to the challenge at hand, who speak with relentless candor, and who act
with courage and character. They expect original solutions where there
are no roadmaps. They rely on us because they know that—together—we will
find the answers and change the world.

We solve the most difficult management and technology problems through a
combination of consulting, analytics, digital solutions, engineering,
and cyber expertise. With global headquarters in McLean, Virginia, our
firm employs approximately 24,600 people globally, and had revenue of
$6.17 billion for the 12 months ended March 31, 2018. To learn more,
visit BoozAllen.com.
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