Status Report

Technical Support Services: Goddard Dynamic Simulator in Support of the Deep Space Climate Observtory Mission

By SpaceRef Editor
June 20, 2013
Filed under , ,

Synopsis – Jun 18, 2013

General Information

Solicitation Number: 4200477438
Posted Date: Jun 18, 2013
FedBizOpps Posted Date: Jun 18, 2013
Recovery and Reinvestment Act Action: No
Original Response Date: Jun 22, 2013
Current Response Date: Jun 22, 2013
Classification Code: D — Information technology services, incl. telecom services
NAICS Code: 541511
Set-Aside Code: Total Small Business

Contracting Office Address

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


NASA/GSFC has a requirement to renew the annual technical support for Ada compiler and related tools used by GODDARD DYNAMIC SIMULATOR (GDS) software developers in support of the DEEP SPACE CLIMATE OBSERVATORY (DSCOVR) mission.

NASA/GSFC intends to purchase the service from AdaCore pursuant to FAR 13.106, for the acquisition of supplies or services determined to be reasonably available from only one source. The GDS is written in the Ada programming language. The GDS software developers use the AdaCore compiler and related tools. AdaCore is the sole provider capable which possesses the expertise, knowledge, archived files, and critical equipment to fulfill the requirement.

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. EST on June 22, 2013. 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.

NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at .

Point of Contact

Name: Jasmine N Jett
Title: Contract Specialist
Phone: 301-286-0855
Fax: 301-286-0383

Name: Nylsevalis Ortiz Collazo
Title: Procurement Manager
Phone: 301-286-8124
Fax: 301-286-0383

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