Status Report

NASA JSC Information Management and Media Services (JIMMS) and JSC Enabling Technologies and Secirty (JETS) Follow on

By SpaceRef Editor
April 15, 2008
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Synopsis – Apr 15, 2008

General Information

Solicitation Number: N/A
Reference Number: NNJ08244782L
Posted Date: Apr 15, 2008
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Apr 15, 2008
Original Response Date: Apr 25, 2008
Current Response Date: Apr 25, 2008
Classification Code: D — Information technology services, incl. telecom services
Set-Aside Code: Total Small Business

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston Texas, 77058-3696, Mail Code: BJ


The NASA Johnson Space Center is planning to recompete the contract requirements for the JSC Information Management and Media Services (JIMMS) and JSC Enabling Technologies and Security (JETS) contracts at the Johnson Space Center. Industry is encouraged to provide comments on contract type and any other technical, business or contractual issues that should be considered by the Government. Information from industry is being solicited for the following services.

Products and services provided by this contract are required for general information technology and multimedia services supporting NASA’s human space flight programs, exploration and science programs and the Johnson Space Center institutional operations.

Major activities include:

IT Applications Services including full system life cycle support for new and existing application capabilities as well as database and database product administration.

Information Management Services including document and data management

Library and Multimedia Repository Management

Writing, Editing and Graphics

Multimedia Engineering, Installation, Maintenance, Operations and Services

Public Affairs Multimedia Services

External Relations, Information and Communications

Facility Management of IT Support Facility

General IT Systems Management

IT Network and Security Services

A restructuring of agency IT management may ultimately affect the IT related activities.

Various options exist for recompetition of the current contracts, including consolidating elements of both into a single contract or acquiring the services under separate procurements. The Government is seeking industry input regarding the acquisition strategy.

The current Statements of Work for JIMMS and JETS are attached to this synopsis. The statements of Work can be viewed at:

This document is for information and planning purposes and to allow industry the opportunity to verify reasonableness and feasibility of the requirement, as well as promote competition. Prospective offerors are invited to submit written comments or questions to: Laurie DeClaire at, no later than 04/25/08. When responding use reference number NNJ08244782L.

Comments may be forwarded to Laurie DeClaire via electronic transmission or by facsimile transmission. The facsimile number is (281)483-2013.

This presolicitation synopsis is not to be construed as a commitment by the Government, nor will the Government pay for the information submitted in response. Respondents will not be notified of the results.

An ombudsman has been appointed — See NASA Specific Note “B”.

The solicitation and any documents related to this procurement will be available over the Internet. These documents will reside on a World Wide Web (WWW) server, which may be accessed using a WWW browser application. The Internet site, or URL, for the NASA/JSC Business Opportunities home page is It is the offeror’s responsibility to monitor the Internet site for the release of the solicitation and amendments (if any). Potential offerors will be responsible for downloading their own copy of the solicitation and amendments, if any.

Any referenced notes may be viewed at the following URLs linked below.

Point of Contact

Name: Laurie K DeClaire
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 281-483-4158
Fax: 281-483-2013

SpaceRef staff editor.