On June 10, the Air Force Command Control Communications Intelligence & Network (C3I&N) Special Programs Division posted the following broad agency announcement (BAA), inviting vendors to submit innovative technical approach concept papers as outlined in the excerpt below. This announcement is effective from 10 June 2015 through 09 June 2016. Concept papers may be submitted at any time during this period.
The objective of the Air Force Command Control Communications Intelligence & Network (C3I&N) Special Programs Division is to acquire, develop, and integrate advanced intelligence, cyber, and classified solutions for the Air Force, Department of Defense, and National Agencies. The Division champions the nation’s most sensitive C3I&N and Battle Management (BM) capabilities, and develops acquisition transition paths to support warfighting requirements.
This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) invites vendors to submit innovative technical approach concept papers, for the potential of a contract award, addressing kill chain integration to ensure full spectrum awareness of emergent threats. The areas of interest include: ISR modernization, Enhancing situational awareness, Mobile networking and communications equipment, Improvements to existing AF/DoD infrastructure, USAF cryptographic operations modernization, Geospatial analysis of social media, Exploitation of enemy threat systems, Increasing data utility and accessibility, and other IT related focus areas.
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