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Combine Solicitation - Commercial Information Assurance (IA) Support Services

May 13, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 12-MAY-14

Office Address: Other Defense Agencies; Washington Headquarters Services; WHS, Acquisition Directorate; 1225 South Clark StreetSuite 1202 Arlington VA 22202-4371

Subject: Commercial Information Assurance (IA) Support Services

Classification Code: D - Information technology services, including telecommunications services

Solicitation Number: HQ0034-14-R-0112

Contact: Eric U Darby, Contract Specialist, Phone (703) 545-3045, Email

Setaside: Competitive 8(a)Competitive 8(a)

Place of Performance (address): The contractor shall provide on-site services at the Pentagon (Arlington, VA), Crystal City (Arlington, VA), Mark Center (Alexandria, VA), and or other government sites within the National Capital Region.Arlington, VA

Place of Performance (zipcode): 22202-4371

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Other Defense Agencies

Washington Headquarters Services

WHS, Acquisition Directorate

This acquisition is a Competitive 8(a) set aside in accordance with FAR 19.805. **** NO TELEPHONIC QUESTIONS WILL BE ENTERTAINED**** The Department Of Defense, Washington Headquarters Services (WHS), Acquisition Directorate (WHS/AD) intends to award a contract for a seven (7) month base and four (4) 12 month options amongst interested 8(a) vendors as a firm fixed price contract.

a. This requirement is for commercial information assurance (IA) support services (including identity protection and management (IPM) support) on behalf of the Washington Headquarters Services (WHS), Enterprise Information Technology Services Directorate (EITSD), the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), and other Department of Defense (DoD) agencies specified herein. However, additional DoD agencies may be added throughout the life of this contract subject to mutual agreement of the parties. Services include (but are not limited to) the following:

(1) program and project management (2) policy, process, and planning (3) information assurance architecture, engineering, and integration (4) risk management, auditing, and assessments (5) compliance and certification and accreditation (6) direct component support (7) security assessment visit (8) identity protection and management support (9) continuity of operations

b. Minimum contractor requirements include:

(1) Top Secret Facilities Clearance (2) The vast majority of contractor personnel require a top secret clearance and must be eligible for a Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) adjudicated and Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI)/ Special Access Program (SAP); based on the Government estimate (and current contractor workforce performing these services), 41 of the 44 contactor personnel require (and hold) a top secret clearance, and the remaining 3 personnel require (and hold) a minimum secret security clearance. (3) Information Assurance Management (IAM) or Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level II certification per DoD 8570.01-M, Information Assurance Workforce Improvement Program (4) The contractor shall utilize commercial best business practices appropriate for the tasks to include but are not limited to:

* ISO/IEC 27001:2005 & ISO/IEC 27002: 2005, IT Security Techniques * The Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) version 3 (ITIL v3) * Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) guide * Control Objectives for Information and related Technology (COBIT) * Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)

The proposals are due by 1:00 PM Eastern time02 June 2014. The solicitation will be a small business 8(a) set aside under the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code 541519 (Other Computer Related Services) with a size standard of $25.5 million.

This solicitation will be distributed solely through the Federal Business Opportunities web-site ( Once the Solicitation is posted, interested parties are responsible for reviewing this site frequently for any updates/ amendments to any and all documents; and verifying the number of amendments issued prior to the due date for proposals.

All offerors shall be registered in SAM (

See Attached RFP (HQ0034-13-R-0112) and supplemental attachments for full details


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