FBO Notice Date 05/21/18
BIDS Reference Number 86
Document Type: Presolicitation
Information Technology Services, Telecommunications Services
Other Defense Agencies, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, OCSA - Application & Content Delivery, 22150
D -- Maritime Publication Database (MPD) SOL HM0476-18-MPD DUE 061118 POC Darrell L. Tardiff, Contracting Officer, Phone 5715573209, Email email@example.com - Daniela Garavito, Contract Specialist, Phone 5715584662, Email Daniela.Garavito@nga.milThe National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) is seeking additional information on how interested contractors could provide Information Technology (IT) services to develop Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) capabilities. NGA is soliciting market information from interested vendors to refine requirements and develop an acquisition strategy to apply agile software development methodology to modernize multiple GEOINT functions and capabilities.
The purpose of this Request For Information (RFI) is to obtain information in support of market research efforts and continue a dialogue with industry to discuss ideas and approaches to shape an overall strategy, methodology, and process for the agile softwaredevelopment of multiple systems, domains, applications, and data repositories spanning multiple portfolios.
NGA's Maritime Safety Office has a need to modernize the Maritime Publication portfolio including on-line automatic updating; creating seamless worldwide coverage; expanding its content sources; improving the quality of content, history and source tracking; data sharing; flexibleinternet display; incorporating data into Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) platforms and NGA's Map of the World (MOW) (Mapping API); andincorporating future international standards. Furthermore, the Maritime Publications Database will be designed in a flexible manner to align with future Maritime initiatives within Foundation GEOINT Modernization (FG MOD).