Status Report

NASA Solicitation: “Port” Design Your Own Space Station Multi-Touch Exhibit

By SpaceRef Editor
September 19, 2010
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Synopsis – Sep 09, 2010

General Information

Solicitation Number: N/A
Reference Number: NNG10AZ353756
Posted Date: Sep 09, 2010
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Sep 09, 2010
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Sep 24, 2010
Current Response Date: Sep 24, 2010
Classification Code: 69 — Training aids and devices
NAICS Code: 541511 – Custom Computer Programming Services
Set-Aside Code: Total Small Business

Contracting Office Address

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center, Code 210.I, Greenbelt, MD 20771


NASA/GSFC has a requirement for Design Your Own Space Station Multi-touch Exhibit Software.

NASA/GSFC intends to purchase the software from Ideum, Inc. in order to operate on an Ideum, Inc. MT-50 Multi-touch Table on a sole-source basis. Ideum, Inc. has the existing source code for the Design Your Own Space Station Multi-touch Exhibit Software that can establish the process for porting it for use on the Ideum, Inc. MT-50 Multi-touch Table. Authority is 10 U.S.C. 2304(1) only one responsible source.

The Government intends to acquire a commercial item using FAR Part 12.

Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 4:30 p.m. local time on September 24, 2010. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government.

Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice. All responsible sources may submit an offer which shall be considered by the agency.

NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The installation Ombudsman is Nancy A. Abell, 8800 Greenbelt Road, Greenbelt, Maryland 20771, Mail Stop Code 100, Telephone: 301-286-5867, Fax: 301-286-1714, E-mail address:

Point of Contact

Name: Carolyn J Schmidt
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 301-286-2131
Fax: 301-286-0247

Name: James M Debelius
Title: Contracting Officer
Phone: 301-286-5491
Fax: 301-286-0247

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