NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCIT), a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions and professional services to U.S. Federal Government agencies, announced today that it was awarded a task order under NETCENTS in the third quarter of 2013 for the development, integration, and delivery of two additional nodes of the Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (AF DCGS) Data Storage and Dissemination (DSD) system. NCI provided the first two DSD nodes under a similar contract in 2012. The DSD accelerates data transfers across the AF DCGS network and provides storage, dissemination, processing, and retrieval capabilities to the net-centric AF DCGS enterprise. The DSD is completely redundant for fail-safe considerations, and it is anticipated that the deployment of DSD capabilities to specified locations will be used as the primary distribution method for large data files over the AF DCGS network. “We are pleased to continue our relationship with the AF DCGS and are proud to provide solutions to the AF DCGS enterprise by bringing innovation to the warfighter and enabling battlefield readiness through affordable IT and cyber capabilities,” said Brian Clark, NCI’s President. About NCI, Inc.: NCI is a worldwide provider of leading-edge enterprise services and solutions to Defense, Intelligence, Healthcare, and Civilian Government agencies. Inspired by its customers’ missions and driven by their challenges, NCI helps them achieve higher levels of performance by utilizing innovative, cutting-edge technologies and methodologies in the following capability areas: Cloud Computing and IT Infrastructure Optimization; Cybersecurity and Information Assurance; Engineering and Logistics Support; Enterprise Information Management and Advanced Analytics; Health IT and Medical Support; IT Service Management; Modeling, Simulation, and Training; and Software and Systems Development/Integration. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has nearly 2,000 employees operating in more than 100 locations around the globe. For more information, visit www.nciinc.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter (@nciinc_) and LinkedIn.