On January 4, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency posted a request for information on a geospatially enabled dataset (Solicitation Number: HM047618R0010).
NGA is soliciting ideas and input for innovative approaches to the development of geospatial intelligence (GEOINT), knowledge, and information to enable customer success. Based on the results of the RFI, NGA may solicit for a contract to seek creative approaches to provide value added GEOINT information using UNCLASSIFIED, commercially available imagery and other non-traditional sources of geospatially enabled data (e.g., social media, crowd sourcing, etc.). The end-state is a commercially developed, UNCLASSIFIED foundational GEOINT information (non-analytic) dataset that identifies general military-related facilities in North Korea with attribution describing key physical characteristics of each site, provided in accordance with the GEOINT Content Extraction Specification (GCES) v22.214.171.124 where possible.
Interested parties are directed to respond to this RFI with a capabilities and qualifications white paper. Written responses shall not include proprietary and/or cost information. Any responses that are marked proprietary will not be considered. Responses to this RFI shall be UNCLASSIFIED and shall be marked on every page of the response. All responses to this RFI must be received by 12:00 Noon ET, 19 January 2018. The deadline for submitting questions is 12:00 Noon ET, 12 January 2018.
Full information is available here.