HP (NYSE: HPQ) has been awarded a $41.6 million contract to provide application services for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Law Enforcement Support Center (LESC) to help speed internal processes regarding immigration status determination.
According to HP, the new contract supports the Secure Communities initiative issued by the Department of Homeland Security last year and will become ICE’s fifth applications operations and maintenance contract with HP.
“U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement needs to be able to streamline processes and create efficiencies; this is what the modernized status determination process is designed to do, ” said Dennis Stolkey, senior vice president, U.S. Public Sector, HP Enterprise Services. “HP has deep applications expertise as well as a long, solid history with ICE that will enable us to create the best solution possible for the agency.”