FBO Notice Date 11/16/17
BIDS Reference Number 260
Document Type: Sources Sought
Information Technology Services, Telecommunications Services

Federal Communications Commission, Office of the Managing Director, Contracts and Purchasing Center, 20554

D -- Measuring Broadband America Program SOL FCCRFI-OET2018-MBA DUE 121517 POC Kadian Ferguson, Phone 2024180469, Email Kadian.Ferguson@fcc.govThis is a Request for Information (RFI) as defined in FAR 15.201 (e). The Government is requesting information regarding the availability and feasibility of attracting service providers that can supply software, hardware, and consulting services to support the Measuring Broadband America Program. The services will be used to manage and continue development of the measurement of broadband performance on US consumer's fixed (residential) and mobile (smartphone) broadband services. The specific services requested are divided by task and described in Section 3, the attached draft Performance Work statement (PWS), and in the Technical Appendices to annual reported incorporated by reference [1].

This Request for Information (RFI) is not a solicitation. This RFI is being issued to conduct market research for informational and planning purposes. The objectives of this RFI are to understand the various technical solutions,understand data science implementations, understand various engineering approaches to measuring broadband access, and identification of potential service providers. Interested vendors should review the RFI and provide a response no later than December 15, 2017, 11:00 AM, EST.

Point of Contact:

Kadian Ferguson, Contracting Officer/OMD
Phone: 202-418-0137
Email: Kadian.Ferguson@fcc.gov

How to respond:

Please submit any questions no later than November 29, 2017, 11:00 AM, EST via email to Kadian.Ferguson@fcc.gov. The email subject must state "Questions - RFI-OET2018-MBA."

Please submit responses to this RFI no later than December 15, 2017, 11:00 AM, EST via email to Kadian.Ferguson@fcc.gov. The email subject must state "Response - RFI-OET2018-MBA." Preferred media is electronic copies in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, or Excel.

See Attached RFI and Draft PWS documents.

CITE: https://www.fbo.gov/spg/FCC/FCCOMD/FCCCPC/FCCRFI-OET2018-MBA/listing.html