Vangent lands Saudi e-learning deal
- By David Hubler
- Jul 01, 2008
Vangent Inc. will provide electronic learning systems upgrades and relevant hardware to the Royal Saudi Air Force under a U.S. Air Force contract worth $13.5 million.
The contract calls for the Arlington, Va., contractor to help the Royal Saudi Air Force modernize its Web-based e-learning program by creating a modern training system that meets all current requirements.
Vangent will provide procurement, installation, configuration, test and delivery assistance for the School of Command, Control and Communications' e-learning systems, its supporting equipment and information technology infrastructure.
The award also includes the conversion, configuration, installation and test of about 1,400 computer-based training modules, equipment and functions.
The 350th Electronic Systems Group at Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity.
Vangent ranks No. 57
on Washington Technology's 2008 Top 100
list of the largest federal prime contractors.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.