RESEARCH &
ANALYSIS
SERVICES

AGILE & SCALABLE
CONTRACTING
SERVICES

Our Research & Analysis Services provide customers with access to information, knowledge, and best practices from the Government, industry, and academia.

Our contract services support Research & Development efforts of varying size and scope and leverages the expertise of highly-regarded companies with industry-leading experience.

TECHNICAL INQUIRY

BCO TASK ORDER

DODIAC-P2-A-03

IAC MAC TASK ORDER

RESEARCH &
ANALYSIS
SERVICES

Our Research & Analysis Services provide customers with access to information, knowledge, and best practices from the Government, industry, and academia.

TECHNICAL INQUIRY

AGILE & SCALABLE
CONTRACTING
SERVICES

Our contract services support Research & Developmentefforts of varying size and scope and leverages the expertise of highly-regarded companies with industry-leading experience.

BCO TASK ORDER

IAC MAC TASK ORDER

RESEARCH & ANALYSIS SERVICES OVERVIEW

Research & Analysis Services are provided by the DoD IAC’s three Basic Centers of Operation (BCO)
in the following Technical Focus Areas:

CYBER-SECURITY AND
INFORMATION SYSTEMS

P3-B-09

DEFENSE
SYSTEMS

P3-B-07

HOMELAND DEFENSE
AND SECURITY

P3-B-08

The DoD IAC BCO’s rely on their extensive Subject Matter Expert (SME) network; which includes experienced engineers and scientists, retired senior military leaders, leading academic researchers, and industry experts; to solve our customer’s toughest scientific and technical problems.

TECHNICAL INQUIRY &
EXTENDED TECHNICAL INQUIRY

 

Receive answers to your most pressing scientific and technical questions through the submission of a Technical Inquiry.
 
The DoD IAC BCOs efficiently accesses the comprehensive repository of important STI that has been generated over the past half century and makes it available on demand to the DoD and great S&T community. The BCOs provide access to this knowledge and information via a consortium of scientists, engineers and information specialists that are available to answer technical questions and perform specialized research and analysis that includes:
 
bullet Literature searches bullet Document requests bullet Answer technical questions bullet Referral to subject matter expert (SME)

 
Our SMEs are readily available to help prepare timely and authoritative answers to even your most difficult inquiries.
 
Available to Government, academia, and Industry and requesters must meet the eligibility and need-to-know requirements for access to export controlled technical information, DoD technical information, and classified information, where applicable.
 

 
 
  • Requires 4 or less technical labor hours to answer
  • No cost to customers for each distinct inquiry
  • Requires between 5 and 160 technical hours of research
  • Customer funded via a MIPR, DD1155, or P-Card
  • $25K maximum ceiling
  • Shall be fully funded at time of issuance/award
  • Allow flexibility for contract types of CPFF and FFP
  • Classified and Unclassified services (Up to Top Secret (compartmented and collateral))
  • All ETI purchases Any technical inquiries exceeding $25,000 shall be issued via the BCO Task Order
Web Phone Mail
WEB PHONE EMAIL
CSIAC Start a Technical Inquiry
at www.csiac.org
800-214-7921 info@csiac.org
DSIAC Start a Technical Inquiry
at www.dsiac.org
443-360-4600 contact@dsiac.org
HDIAC Start a Technical Inquiry
at www.hdiac.org
865-535-0088 info@hdiac.org

TECHNICAL INQUIRY &
EXTENDED TECHNICAL INQUIRY

 

Receive answers to your most pressing scientific and technical questions through the submission of a Technical Inquiry.

The DoD IAC BCOs efficiently accesses the comprehensive repository of important STI that has been generated over the past half century and makes it available on demand to the DoD and great S&T community. The BCOs provide access to this knowledge and information via a consortium of scientists, engineers and information specialists that are available to answer technical questions and perform specialized research and analysis that includes:

  • Literature searches
  • Document requests
  • Answer technical questions
  • Referral to subject matter expert (SME)

Our SMEs are readily available to help prepare timely and authoritative answers to even your most difficult inquiries.

Available to Government, academia, and Industry and requesters must meet the eligibility and need-to-know requirements for access to export controlled technical information, DoD technical information, and classified information, where applicable.

Technical Inquiry:

  • Requires 4 or less technical labor hours to answer
  • No cost to customers for each distinct inquiry

Extended Technical Inquiry:

  • Requires between 5 and 160 technical hours of research
  • Customer funded via a MIPR, DD1155, or P-Card
  • $25K maximum ceiling
  • Shall be fully funded at time of issuance/award
  • Allow flexibility for contract types of CPFF and FFP
  • Classified and Unclassified services (Up to Top Secret (compartmented and collateral))
  • All ETI purchases Any technical inquiries exceeding $25,000 shall be issued via the BCO Task Order

Get Started!
Click below to start a Technical or Extended Inquiry with CSIAC, DSIAC or HDIAC

AGILE & SCALABLE CONTRACTING
SERVICE OVERVIEW

Accomplish your R&D goals in a cost-effective, efficient, and compliant manner through the use of our Agile and Scalable Contracting Services.

These services are a role model for fast, flexible, and low cost contracting that support R&D efforts of varying size and scope across the DoD IAC’s 22 Technical Focus Areas

 

IAC MAC Task Order

Supports high-dollar R&D projects that provide studies, complex analysis, engineering and technical services.

BCO Task Order

Designed to support R&D studies & analysis or prototyping requirements that are less than $1M and can be completed in 12 months or less.

These services support all military Services, Combatant Commands, DoD Agencies, and Federal Government partners.

IAC MAC TASK ORDER OVERVIEW

Scope:

  • Operational RDT&E services and other R&D-related analytical services
  • Provides advanced research and analysis to the DoD Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) and Acquisition communities
  • Broad technical domain Technical Focus Areas
  • Level of research and analysis is above and beyond a BCO Core Analysis Task Order
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  • Fast, flexible, and low cost
  • Incremental Funding for severable orders
  • Up to Five year (60 month) period of performance
  • No minimum or maximum ceiling
  • Allows for all contract types, including hybrids (CPFF, FFP, FFP-LOE)
  • Classified and Unclassified services (Up to Top Secret (compartmented and collateral))
  • CONUS and OCONUS Requirements (Including in-theater and contingency operations areas)
  • Compliance with Federal Government laws and regulations for small business contracting
  • Primarily Tradeoff method for source selection
  • Flexible terms to allow adding new teaming partners at the TO level
  • Pre-vetted industry-leading companies
  • Available to DoD and U.S. Government agencies at all levels (Federal, State, and Local)
  • Fully-assisted requirements package development support services
  • Leverages STI available in the DTIC Online R&E Gateway database
  • Preferred Use letter from the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense – IAC MAC contract is the preferred vehicle for DoD requirements within its scope
  • Interservice Support Agreement (DD Form 1144) or Interagency Agreement (IAA) General Terms and Conditions (GT&C) Section (FS Form 7600A) satisfies the requirement for a support agreement since the servicing agency (DTIC and its contracting offices) is within DoD
 

Please see below for IAC MAC Resources and Additional Information

IAC MAC TASK ORDER RESOURCES

             
PROCESS / TIMELINE     REQUIREMENTS PACKAGE     TEMPLATES / SAMPLES / GUIDANCE
       
             
POOLS / PRIME CONTRACTORS     ORDERING GUIDE     CUSTOMER SHARED DIRECT COST
       
             
FAQS            
         
             
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BCO TASK ORDER OVERVIEW

Scope:

A BCO Task Order may be initiated to acquire a scientific or technical analysis effort or associated technology. All BCO Task Orders must have an analytical component and generate new useable scientific and technical information (STI) or other knowledge. The following criteria shall be met:

bullet Be within the technical scope/mission of the BCO.
bullet Produce new experimental data, scientific and/or technical knowledge or expertise not otherwise or previously available to the IAC or to the R&D, Acquisition, or Warfighter communities to be leveraged by all DoD and other government agency components.
bullet Benefit the Government based on the technical/technologist expertise available at the IAC.
   
 
 
  • Fast, flexible, and low cost
  • Incremental Funding for severable orders
  • Up to 12 month period of performance
  • $1M maximum ceiling (depending on BCO)
  • Allow flexibility for contract types of CPFF and FFP
  • Classified and Unclassified services (Up to Top Secret (compartmented and collateral))
  • CONUS and OCONUS Requirements (Including in-theater and contingency operations areas)
  • Compliance with Federal Government laws and regulations for small business contracting
  • Available to DoD an d U.S. Government agencies at all levels (Federal, State, and Local)
  • Leverages STI available in the DTIC Online R&E Gateway database
  • DD1144 or General Terms and Conditions (GT&C) Section (FS Form 7600A) satisfies this requirement since the servicing agency (DTIC and its contracting offices) is within DoD
Web Phone Mail
WEB PHONE EMAIL
CSIAC Start a BCO Task
at www.csiac.org
800-214-7921 info@csiac.org
DSIAC Start a BCO Task
at www.dsiac.org
443-360-4600 contact@dsiac.org
HDIAC Start a BCO Task
at www.hdiac.org
865-535-0088 info@hdiac.org
 

Please see below for BCO Resources and Additional Information

BCO TASK ORDER RESOURCES

             
PROCESS / TIMELINE     REQUIREMENTS PACKAGE     TEMPLATES / SAMPLES / GUIDANCE
       
             
ORDERING GUIDE     FAQs        
           
             
               
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