CGI Selected for US$7 Billion Multiple-Award ID/IQ to Deliver

CGI Selected for US$7 Billion Multiple-Award ID/IQ to Deliver
Software and Systems Engineering to the U.S. Army
Communications-Electronics Command 
FAIRFAX, VIRGINIA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/08/13 -- The U.S. Army
Communications-Electronics Command Life Cycle Management Command
(CECOM LCMC) Software Engineering Center (SEC) has awarded CGI
Federal Inc. (CGI), a wholly-owned U.S. operating subsidiary of CGI
Group Inc. (NYSE:GIB)(TSX:GIB.A), a prime position on the
indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ), multiple-award
contract for the Software and Systems Engineering Services Next
Generation (SSES NexGen) contract. The five-year ID/IQ has a total
vehicle ceiling of US$7 billion. 
Under the vehicle, CGI will deliver life cycle systems, software
engineering, and business and information technology support services
to the SEC, which supports the Command, Control, Communications,
Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR)
mission in the Army and across the Department of Defense.  
"Through SSES NexGen, we look forward to delivering a range of
technology and business-focused services and solutions, including
supporting the implementation of the Army's Common Operating
Environment," said Barb Fast, Major General, U.S. Army (Retired) and
CGI Vice-President for Army & Defense Intelligence Programs. "With
more than 30 years of partnership with CECOM, our professionals
understand the mission and how technology can help enhance operations
and improve the Army's ability to support the C4ISR community." 
About CGI Federal Inc. 
CGI Federal Inc. is a wholly-owned U.S. operating subsidiary of CGI
Group Inc., dedicated to partnering with federal agencies to provide
solutions for defense, civilian, and intelligence missions. Founded
in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information
technology and business process services firm in the world. With
approximately 72,000 members located in offices and global delivery
centers in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, CGI offers a
comprehensive portfolio of services including high-end business and
IT consulting, systems integration, application development and
maintenance, infrastructure management as well as a wide range of
proprietary solutions. Further to the recent completio
n of the Logica
acquisition, CGI's annualized revenue is approximately C$10.4
billion, with an estimated order backlog of approximately C$17.6
billion; CGI's shares are listed on the NYSE (GIB) and the TSX
(GIB.A) and are included in the FTSE4Good Index. Website:
www.cgi.com/usfederal.  
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other corporate developments; the ability to attract and retain
qualified members; market competition in the rapidly evolving IT
industry; general economic and business conditions; foreign exchange
and other risks identified in the press release, in CGI's annual and
quarterly Management's Discussion and Analysis ("MD&A"), in CGI's
Annual Report, in CGI's Annual Report on Form 40-F filed with the
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (filed on EDGAR at
www.sec.gov), and in the Company's Annual Information Form filed with
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Investors
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Senior Vice-President,
Global Communications and Investor Relations
lorne.gorber@cgi.com
514-841-3355 
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Linda Odorisio
Vice-President, US Communications
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703-267-8118
 
 
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