NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today that it has been awarded a competitive task order valued at $6.4 million to provide modeling, simulation, and network operations security center (NOSC) engineering support for the U.S. Army’s Signal Center of Excellence, Capabilities Development Integration Directorate, Experimentation Division, located at Fort Gordon, GA. The period of performance, which begins July 1 st, includes a base year and two option years. Through this task order, NCI will provide modeling, simulation, and NOSC engineering support for a large wide area network supporting multiple distributed simulated experiments annually. The task includes developing modeling and simulation tools, information-dissemination management tools, data, products, analysis methods, and deliverables for the Government to use in support of the Army’s current and future communications experimentation and analytical requirements. The task also includes maintaining the NOSC for the Battle Lab Collaborative Simulation Environment (BLCSE), which supports all the Training and Doctrine Command’s distributed experimentation events in a secure classified environment. BLCSE support includes day-to-day operations for approximately 24 distributed sites in the areas of system administration, collaboration tools, network design, network and data implementation, and information assurance requirements. “NCI is very pleased to broaden our relationship with the Army through services we will provide to the U.S. Army’s Signal Center of Excellence at Fort Gordon. This award not only represents new business for NCI, but also a strategic entrée into a key new location. We look forward to supporting the mission of the Capabilities Development Integration Directorate, Experimentation Division,” said NCI's President, Brian J. Clark. About NCI, Inc.: NCI is a leading provider of IT and professional services and solutions to U.S. Federal Government agencies. NCI’s award-winning expertise encompasses areas critical to its customers’ mission objectives, including enterprise systems management; network engineering; cybersecurity and information assurance; software development and systems engineering; program management and lifecycle support; engineering and logistics; health IT and informatics; and training and simulation. The company is a member of the S&P Small Cap 600 index. Headquartered in Reston, VA, NCI has approximately 2,300 employees and nearly 100 locations worldwide. For more information, visit our website at www.nciinc.com or e-mail email@example.com. Forward-Looking Statement: Statements and assumptions made in this press release, which do not address historical facts, constitute “forward-looking” statements that NCI, Inc. believes to be within the definition in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and involve risks and uncertainties, many of which are outside of our control. Such forward-looking statements are subject to factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated results. These factors include but are not limited to: the failure of the Government to allot funds to NCI to complete performance of the task order; the risk of task order performance; government contract procurement (such as bid protest) and termination risks; competitive factors such as pricing pressures and/or competition to hire and retain employees; and material changes in laws or regulations applicable to the company's businesses. For a discussion of these and other risks and uncertainties, please refer to the section titled “Risk Factors” in the NCI, Inc. Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the period ended December 31, 2011. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are only made as of the date of this news release and NCI, Inc. undertakes no obligation to publicly update any of the forward-looking statements made herein, whether as a result of new information, subsequent events or circumstances, changes in expectations or otherwise.