ERT has been awarded the IT Mission Support Services Contract to provide the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) with operations and maintenance services for archive data management in Silver Spring, MD and coastal data stewardship services Stennis Space Center, MS.
NCEI ensures public access to and the scientific stewardship of long-term observational records of the global ocean and U.S. coastal waters and their ecosystems. These holdings document the physical and chemical properties of the oceans, currents, and biota, as observed from ships, buoys, satellites and other ocean and coastal platforms extending back nearly 150 years.NCEI Silver Spring and NCEI Stennis also provide increased utilization of coastal and oceanographic data using web-based search/access and geographic information systems.
Under this contract, ERT will provide support in the areas of project management, network/systems administration, database administration, information security and assurance, IT asset management and information management services, IT Help Desk services, and web development/management services.
The contract has a 1-year period of performance with 2 1-year option years.