Army CERDEC I2WD issues RFI for common core ontologies
On August 26, the U.S. Army issued a request for information for further development and implementations of Common Core Ontologies (Solicitation Number: W56KGU-16-R-0826). All submissions must be received no later than 4:00 PM EST on September 2, 2016.
The U.S. Army Contracting Command-Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG), Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005, on behalf of the Communications Electronics Research and Development Engineering Center (CERDEC) Intelligence and Information Warfare Directorate (I2WD) Intelligence Systems and Processing (ISP) Division, is conducting a Market Survey to identify potential sources for the procurement of Further Development and Implementations of Common Core Ontologies.
Sources are sought for Further Development and Implementations of Common Core Ontologies, to include knowledge discovery and dissemination, federated search, data alignment, dataset mapping, fusion, real-time fusion, data aggregation, architecture, SPARQL queries, Application Programmer Interface (API), cloud computing, collaboration tools, standard user profile, rules engine, sensor selection and tasking, analytics, controlled meta-data and vocabularies, data modeling, Natural Language Processing (NLP) alignment, ontology extensions and conformance, semantic message brokering, and metrics. Proposed solutions shall comply/conform with the following specifications:
• Web Ontology Language (OWL) 2.0
• Basic Formal Ontology (BFO)
• Common Core Ontologies v0.8
Full information is available here.