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IMPORTANT UPDATE:

IFB REPOSTED

GeoMAPP Partners Invitation for Bids for CGIA GeoMAPP Business Planning Consulting Services

 

On May 25, the North Carolina Center for Geographic Information and Analysis posted an invitation for bids (IFB) to select a business planning consultant for the Geospatial Multistate Archive and Preservation Partnership (GeoMAPP). During the evaluation period, a procedural issue was identified by the state. On July 7, the state canceled this solicitation and on July 8, a revised solicitation was posted. The selected consultant will provide support in the development of best practices and templates for enterprise-level business planning in the context of geospatial data preservation. The IFB posting contains details for further information, questions, and clarifications.

 

Written questions seeking clarifications are due by Monday, July 18, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST.

Respondent submissions are due by Thursday, July 21, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST.

 

Refer all inquires to Jennie Elias.

Reference: Invitation for Bids Number: 41-JE10813872-1

Issue Date: July 8, 2011

E-Mail: Jennie.Elias [at] nc [dot] gov

Telephone: 919-754-6615

Commodity Number: 918-58

  

Please check for any further modifications or addenda made to the IFB as a result of addressing questions may be found at the State of North Carolina Interactive Purchasing System (IPS).  Reference addenda associated with Bid 41-JE10813872-1.


Smaller logo - blue greenGeoMAPP Partners Invitation for Bids for CGIA GeoMAPP Business Planning Consulting Services

The Geospatial Multistate Archive and Preservation Partnership (GeoMAPP) is supported by the United States Library of Congress' National Digital Information Infrastructure and Preservation Program (NDIIPP) . Current GeoMAPP partner states are North Carolina, Kentucky, Montana, and Utah. The purpose of this Invitation for Bids (IFB) and any resulting contract is to solicit a consultant to support the GeoMAPP activity of developing business planning tools specific to the process of digital preservation of geospatial content. The period of performance will be from June 13, 2011 through October 31, 2011

 

The responding consultant will engage the GeoMAPP partnership participants in the evaluation of business planning materials created by GeoMAPP partners to date based on experiences in the participating states. The selected firm will create deliverables consisting of informational documents, guidelines, and templates suitable for developing a comprehensive business plan for digital geospatial preservation in an enterprise public sector environment.

Additional background information is available at http://www.geomapp.net/, including draft materials developed to date by the business planning working group of the GeoMAPP team. This RFP will select one (1) respondent proposal. A maximum of $80,000 is available for creating the deliverables. Important IFB information:

 

  • The IFB posting package is available at the following URL: https://www.ips.state.nc.us/ips/AGENCY/PDF/08295900.pdf
  • Written questions seeking clarifications are due by Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST. Written questions will be received at Jennie.Elias@nc.gov until date and time specified above. Please enter "Questions 41-JE10813872" as the Subject for the email. See IFB for details on structuring your questions.
  • Any modification or addenda made to the IFB as a result of addressing questions may be found at the State of North Carolina Interactive Purchasing System (IPS). Reference addenda associated with Bid Number 41-JE10813872.
  • Respondent submissions are due by Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST.

Refer all inquiries to Jennie Elias.
 

Reference: Invitation for Bids Number 41-JE10813872
Issue Date: May 25, 2011
E-Mail: Jennie.Elias [at] nc [dot] gov
Telephone: (919)754-6615
Commodity Number: 918-58
Sincerely,

GeoMAPP Team
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