CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY

NASA to release draft RFP on eight-year IT IDIQ

NASA plans to recompete its Enterprise Applications Services Technologies (EAST) indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract.

The space agency intends to release a draft solicitation for EAST 2 in mid-December and a final request for proposals in March. The contract will have a two-year base period and one two-year option period and a one-year option period. Officials are also incentivizing companies by including an additional three years of work.

The contract will include maintenance and operation, as well as new development and management of NASA’s enterprise applications, which ensures NASA’s IT investments enable its mission. EAST 2’s work will include work on applications specific to the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center (MSFC) in Huntsville, Ala., and the migration of center-specific applications at other NASA locations.

In 2010, SAIC was awarded the EAST contract, which was worth a total of $321.2 million. The contract was part of the NASA Information Technology Infrastructure Integration Program also known as I3P and managed by the agency’s Chief Information Officer.

NASA released its notice about EAST 2 draft RFP Nov. 25. Comments and questions about the draft solicitation through Jan. 20.

About the Author

Matthew Weigelt is a freelance journalist who writes about acquisition and procurement.

Reader Comments

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here
close

Trending

  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.