NCI Awarded $4.5 Million Task Order on ITES Contract

(RESTON, Va., Feb. 6, 2006) -- NCI, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCIT), a leading provider of information technology services and solutions to U.S. federal government agencies, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, NCI Information Systems, Inc. has been awarded a task order worth approximately $4.5 million through the Army Information Technology Enterprise Solutions (ITES) contract. Under the task order, NCI will support the Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM) in implementing and refining the process for delivering Army and DoD licensed software to Army IT organizations. This effort will reduce the total cost of ownership by standardizing desktop and server software configurations and will result in improved network security. "NETCOM has a central role in the Army's critical infrastructure and transformation initiative. NCI is pleased to have been awarded this contract by the Army Contracting Agency, Information Technology, E-Commerce and Commercial Contracting Center (ITEC4). We look forward to building upon and expanding our partnership with NETCOM and assisting them in achieving their mission goals," said Terry Glasgow, Chief Operating Officer. About NCI, Inc.: NCI, Inc., a Delaware holding company, through its subsidiary NCI Information Systems, Inc., is a leading provider of information technology services and solutions to U.S. federal government agencies. As an ISO 9001 certified company, NCI's award-winning expertise encompasses areas critical to its customers' mission objectives including enterprise systems management, information assurance, network engineering and systems development and integration. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, NCI has approximately 50 locations and over 1,450 employees worldwide. For more information, visit our Web site at, or e-mail Forward-Looking Statement: Statements and assumptions made in this press release, which do not address historical facts, constitute "forward-looking" statements that NCI, Inc. believes to be within the definition in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and involve risks and uncertainties, many of which are outside of our control. Such forward-looking statements are subject to factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated results. For a discussion of these and other risks and uncertainties, please refer to the section titled "Risk Factors" in NCI, Inc.'s Form S-1, as amended, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements included in this news release are only made as of the date of this news release and NCI, Inc. undertakes no obligation to publicly update any of the forward-looking statements made herein, whether as a result of new information, subsequent events or circumstances, changes in expectations or otherwise. CONTACT: NCI, Inc., Reston Maureen Crystal, 703-707-6777 E-mail:

Source: NCI, Inc.
Date: Feb 6, 2006