Status Report

NASA HQ Solicitation: Inside NASA Management and Operations

By SpaceRef Editor
October 17, 2006
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General Information

Document Type: Special Notice
Solicitation Number: NASA-SNOTE-061016-001
Posted Date: Oct 16, 2006
Original Response Date:
Current Response Date:
Original Archive Date: Oct 16, 2007
Current Archive Date: Oct 16, 2007
Classification Code: D — Information technology services, including telecommunications services Naics Code: 518112 — Web Search Portals
Contracting Office Address

NASA Management Office, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 4800 Oak Grove Drive, Pasadena, CA 91109 Description

This notice is provided as information only. NASA intends to award this effort on a sole-source basis to its FFRDC/JPL contractor. The period of performance is December 4, 2006 through September 30, 2007. Vendors that are able to meet the Statement of Work Requirements as stated below are invited to submit a statement of capability to the cognizant Contracting Officer.

Statement of Work: The contractor shall provide support services for the management, design, development, and operations of the InsideNASA and NASA portal. These support services will include content creation, content management, infrastructure operations, user support, system engineering, security and integration with other NASA IT components.

The InsideNASA Portal enables cohesive access to information sources through an Agency-wide NASA provided information architecture, Etouch content management system, and navigation schema.

The contractor shall ensure the smooth functioning of the InsideNASA portal, integration and development of new content, and migration of content from the 11 NASA Center sites.

To ensure the ability to distribute content ownership and yet integrate multiple portals, NASA developers and content publishers shall need to be trained by the contractor in the use of the Vignette portal software and Etouch content management system that have been selected and provided by NASA.

The training must also include the distributed publishing model adopted by NASA. The contractor shall also provide support services for the quality control function for the NASA portal.

The NASA portal and InsideNASA deployment are programmatically part of the Office of the NASA Chief Information Officer’s Web Management portfolio.

Point of Contact

Theresa A. Moulse, Contracting Officer, Phone (818) 354-4529, Fax (818) 354-6051, Email – Theresa A. Moulse, Contracting Officer, Phone (818) 354-4529, Fax (818) 354-6051, Email

Email your questions to Theresa A. Moulse at

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