Industry Chatter: SAIC copes with defense cuts

Thursday - 5/26/2011, 5:05pm EDT

Deb Alderson, President, Defense Solutions Group, SAIC

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Federal contractors are feeling the pinch of defense cuts.

Secretary of Defense Robert Gates is pushing DoD agencies to streamline their business and eliminate waste.

SAIC gets most of its revenue (95 percent) from the federal government.

As part of Federal News Radio's Industry Chatter series, Francis Rose spoke with Deb Alderson, president of SAIC's Defense Solutions Group, about how her company is adjusting to the cuts.