Officials with the Institute for Cybersecurity at Regent University announced the school is building a state-of-the-art cyber range training facility at its Virginia Beach campus.
The KeyW Corp., Hanover, Maryland, has been awarded a $23,924,180 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Research to Advance Comprehensive Exploitation of Radio Frequency (RF) Research and Development (R&D) program. This contract provides for the R&D of RF exploitation technology with innovative algorithmic approaches for dynamic and flexible sensing, capable of leveraging all available information to maximize sensing and exploitation performance, to address concurrent detection, tracking, imaging, and classification/identification of targets within contested and challenging environments with singular and distributed sensing architectures. Work will be performed in Severn, Maryland; North Andover, Maryland; and Beavercreek, Ohio. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition, and two offers were received. Fiscal 2017 research, development, test, and evaluation funds in the amount of $119,000 will be obligated at the time of award. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-17-C-1005).
eScience & Technology Solutions Inc.,* North Charleston, South Carolina (N0003917D0011); IDEAMATICS Inc.,* McLean, Virginia (N0003917D0012); and Rite-Solutions Inc.,* Pawcatuck, Connecticut (N0003917D0013), are being awarded a multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the rapid product development and sustainment contract vehicle to support the Program Executive Office for Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS) in the design, development, implementation and sustainment of information technology systems and software supporting enterprise business services, personnel and pay, position management, recruiting and accessions, workforce development and distance support. This multiple award contract has a base five-year ordering period with a cumulative value of $300,000,000. This contract includes three one-year options that will only be exercised if the ceiling is not exhausted. If all options are exercised, the ordering period could continue until July 2025. Work will be performed in North Charleston, South Carolina (34 percent); McLean, Virginia (33 percent); Pawcatuck, Connecticut (33 percent), and is expected to be completed by July 2022. Fiscal 2017 operations and maintenance (Navy) funds in the amount of $10,000 will be applied to each of the three contracts with an initial task order issued to each contractor at the time of award. Future actions will be issued and funds obligated as individual task orders. Contract funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The multiple award contracts were competitively procured by a small business set-aside with numerous proposals solicited via the Commerce Business Daily’s Federal Business Opportunities website and the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command e-Commerce Central website, with 20 offers received. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.