ACS Lands $14M Contract from Railinc

Dallas-based business process outsourcing firm Affiliated Computer Services reported this morning that it has received a three-year contract renewal worth some $14 million from Railinc, a provider of real-time interline rail data to the railroading industry. ACS noted that it has supplied Railinc with various IT infrastructure services since 2002. Under the renewed contract, ACS explained, it will continue to provide Railinc with network operational and system operations services from its datacenters while also offering disaster recovery, business continuity and testing services for Railinc's midrange and mainframe systems.