Welcome to NOAALink! We look forward to working with you.
The NOAALink Program would like to remind you that any updates about our upcoming actions and their timelines will be communicated via this website. This is the only website that contains official information about our pre-acquisition activities.
We were informed by several interested vendors that procurement-related websites not federally supported or endorsed estimate our timelines based on their own assumptions. While NOAALink respects your choice to use these websites, we would like to remind you that the NOAALink website is the only official website for all of our activities. NOAALink plans to give industry proper preparation time for any posted action.
Please note the following status:
- 8(a) Pool Re-compete
- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Acquisitions and Grants Office, in coordination with the Small Business Administration, has tentatively selected to re-compete the NOAALink 8(a) track under GSA schedule 70 SIN 132 -51 Information Technology Professional Services. We anticipate releasing the solicitation in the second quarter of FY15.
- Small Business Refresh/On-ramp
- NOAALink’s intention is to have a solicitation posted by the second quarter of FY15
These timelines are subject to change and any updates will be communicated on the NOAALink website.
NOAALink Small Business Industry Day on June 2, 2014: An opportunity for interested Small Business companies to learn more about the NOAALink Program and the Information Technology (IT) organizations it supports.
NOAA Office of Security Request Checklist: Task Managers and Contractors should use this checklist to assist with NOAA badging responsibilities.
For important forms and templates click NOAALink Contractor Documents
Executive Industry Council Meeting slides: 9/11/2014 New!
U.S. Department of Commerce 'America is Open for Business' Strategic Plan
IDP Overview: General introduction to the NOAA Integrated Dissemination Program (IDP)
NOAALink core awards for fiscal year 2012; 2013; 2014
Below are upcoming NOAALink Enterprise Initiatives that may be issued for bid. The information below is provided as a preview in order for you to (1) update your website with your current capabilities and (2) prepare to respond expeditiously if and when a solicitation is issued. Please note that this notification is not a guarantee that the requirement(s) will be issued for bid.
NOAALink Service Requirements
- Requirement Title: Operations Center Support
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO/HSPO
Synopsis: Serve as the technical coordinator for the NOAA Ops Center, including the systems for the NOAA ENS and WebEOC. The ENS system quickly broadcasts emergency alerts to NOAA employees via multiple communication pathways, thereby increasing NOAA’s ability to provide employees with consistent information and direction. WebEOC allows the NOAA Ops Center to provide a common situational awareness tool to ensure a consistent message.
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - DG-1330-14-RP-0137
- Requirement Title: Customer Support Services
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO/SDD
Synopsis: Support for integration/consolidation of IT infrastructure; enterprise web application services; application support services; application development services; and data extraction, transmission, and reporting services.
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - DG-1330-14-RP-0148
- Requirement Title: Physical Access Control System Security Services
Line Office/Staff Office: Office of Security
Synopsis: Support physical access control systems operations and oversight for the NOAA facilities in the National Capital Region (NCR).
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - WC-1330-14-RQ-0986
- Requirement Title: System Engineering for AWIPS
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/NWSTC/OPG
Synopsis: Plan, design, develop, acquire, document, test, implement, integrate, maintain, or modify information technology systems for solving problems and accomplishing work processes specific to NWSTC and the Operations Proving Ground (OPG).
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - EA-1330-14-RP-0114
- Requirement Title: Information Management Services
Line Office/Staff Office: NMFS/ST/Science and Information
Synopsis: Provide information management services including program management, project management, database support, software engineering, data quality analysis, GIS support, IT security support, and engineering support.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - EG-133F-14-RP-0131
- Requirement Title: Scientific Programming Support
Line Office/Staff Office: NWS/Alaska Sea Ice Program
Synopsis: Work on various projects geared towards developing and enhancing our sea ice services and the analysis and forecast process.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - BG-133W-14-RP-0104
- Requirement Title: Security Assessment & Authorization
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO/CSD
Synopsis: Obtain A&A services for CORPSERV – NOAA1200 in compliance with NESAA standards in order to obtain an ATO.
On Solicitation: 8(a), RFP# - ST-1330-14-RP-0116
- Requirement Title: Enterprise R&D Projects Database and Management System
Line Office/Staff Office: OAR/PPE
Synopsis: Develop the NOAA Enterprise R&D Projects Database and Management System by configuring, enhancing, and supporting a NOAA provided database and web-based portfolio management tool (the NOAA Sea Grant's Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation Resources (PIER) system) to collect and analyze information on all R&D projects across NOAA.
- Requirement Title: Database Maintenance and Development
Line Office/Staff Office: NMFS/RC
Synopsis: Maintenance and development of server-based databases, web applications, and reporting tools for the collection, management, analysis, reporting, and dissemination of several major Restoration Center (RC) datasets.
On Solicitation: Small Business, RFP# - BG-113F-14-RP-0100
- Requirement Title: NOAALink Small Business Refresh
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO
Synopsis: Refresh of the NOAALink IDIQ contract to add new contractors to the Small Business pool.
Current SMS Requirements
- Requirement Title: NOAALink 8(a) Recompete
Line Office/Staff Office: OCIO
Synopsis: Refresh of the NOAALink IDIQ contract to add new contractors to the 8(a) pool.