LCG Announces Award of National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders IT Solutions Contract

LCG will leverage its proven expertise to provide a reliable, effective, and efficient IT infrastructure

ROCKVILLE, Md. (November 10, 2014) – LCG, a leading provider of innovative grants management and technology solutions to federal agencies, today announced that it has been awarded a new contract from the National Institute of Deafness and other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) to provide information technology solutions and services. The contract has a ceiling value of $8.7 million over a five-year period.

Under the terms of the contract, LCG will provide a wide range of information technology solutions and services that will support the NIDCD’s mission. As part of maintaining a reliable, effective, and efficient IT infrastructure, LCG has been contracted to complete server and storage virtualization and unification, implement a cloud solution for data storage, archiving, and backup, and deliver IT support and training. LCG will additionally support office automation and information management, providing staff and scientists secure access to resources in the office, at home, or while on the road.

"This contract is a testament to LCG's proven ability to enable scientific research," said LCG chief operating officer Raymond C. Tye, "LCG has a deep understanding of researchers' needs and how to simply and effectively increase productivity in the modern lab environment. Our unique information technology implementation and management capabilities will allow us to deliver the solutions researchers need faster."

As part of the National Institutes for Health (NIH), the NIDCD conducts and supports scientific and health research that relates to hearing, balance, taste, smell, voice, speech, and language. LCG supports the organization's mission by leveraging innovative technology to enhance productivity and collaboration in the research environment, while maintaining and advancing a robust, reliable, and secure IT infrastructure.

About LCG:

LCG is a Rockville, Maryland based company with operations in Arlington, Virginia that provides end-to-end grants management, technology solutions, and scientific research support to federal agencies. Since 1990, LCG has consistently developed solutions to make processes, operations, and outcomes more efficient and flexible, and deliver unique innovations to better performance. For more information, visit www.lcginc.com.