SAIC Forms Strategic Partnership With Franklin Venture Partners to Expand Emerging Tech Access; Josh Jackson Quoted

Josh Jackson, EVP and GM of SAIC’s Solutions and Technology Group

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) announced on Tuesday that SAIC has formed a new strategic partnership with Franklin Venture Partners to broaden its access and exposure to emerging technologies being developed by startup companies across the U.S.

As a technology integrator, SAIC’s partnership with Franklin Venture Partners, a specialized investment team within Franklin Templeton that invests in private investment opportunities, offers additional resources and increased visibility to a network of smaller, innovative companies to bring new technologies to government customers.

“Through this new strategic partnership with Franklin Venture Partners, SAIC can deliver complex technical solutions quicker and leverage emerging technologies to solve specific problems for our customers,” said Josh Jackson, executive vice president and general manager of SAIC’s Solutions and Technology Group.

“By tapping into the startup ecosystem, SAIC broadens its pool of alliances and resources while enabling government to be more agile in its ability to implement new technologies,” he added.

About Science Applications International Corp.

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation’s most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions.

Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions.

We are 23,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of approximately $6.5 billion.

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