Ottawa, Ontario - June 13, 2016 - Calian Group Ltd. (TSX: CGY) IT Professional Services service line is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) Support Services Contract with the Department of National Defence (DND) The initial contract is for one year and includes two additional one year option periods for a total estimated value of $3 million dollars.
The key objective of the ITSM Project is to implement required systems, tools and services to address the rationalization and optimization of IT services across DND – based on the concept of centralized control and execution to support the evolution of enterprise service delivery and management.
"Calian is pleased to have been selected to work with DND on this strategic and important project," stated Sandra Cote, Vice President, IT and Professional Services at Calian. "Our goal is to continue to provide governments and private organizations alike with world class IT Professional Services.”
"This is an exciting win for our IT services line," stated Kevin Ford, President and CEO. "It strengthens our existing relationship with DND and aligns with the service line evolution pillar of our growth strategy."