Model Driven Solutions Led Team Awarded Another Major Tasking Under GSA BPA
Model Driven Solutions, a Division of Data Access Technologies, Inc., won a major task from GSA for Open Source E-Government Reference Architecture (OSERA) with and Open Source E-Government Infrastructure Services Platform (OISP). The Team has, to date, won all four bids let under the GSA Blanket Purchase Agreement awarded a little over a year ago. Partners on this bid included Top Quadrant and Neological.
Vienna, VA, 31 August 2007 - Model Driven Solutions, a Division of Data Access Technologies, Inc., won a major task from GSA for Open Source E-Government Reference Architecture (OSERA) with and Open Source E-Government Infrastructure Services Platform (OISP). The Team has, to date, won all four bids let under the GSA Blanket Purchase Agreement awarded a little over a year ago. Partners on this bid included Top Quadrant and Neological.
Model Driven Solutions has been working with the Office of the CIO, its Chief Technology Officer and Chief Architect for the past three years to develop the One GSA Enterprise Architecture. In its efforts to extend this architecture across all of GSA, the agency is issuing a series of Request for Quotes (RFQs) to cover GSA Enterprise Architecture activities and procurements for the next five years. This award is the fourth awarded by GSA, all to the Model Driven Solutions Team.
This Task Order is to develop an Open Source Architectural Knowledge Management Platform and populate that platform with a consistent Data and Technology Architecture. “This task takes the previous OSERA work and extends it to provide a practical management platform for one of GSA’s major assets – its Information Knowledge” said Cory Casanave, President and CEO of Model Driven Solutions and DAT. “This fourth tasking award under the BPA that is only a year and a half old is a strong vote of confidence in the work already accomplished by the Model Driven Solutions Team at GSA and bodes extremely well for its future”, continued Mr. Casanave.
Model Driven Solutions has put together a powerful team of highly experienced organizations to respond to GSA needs. For this specific project, the team consists of Top Quadrant and Neological. Each of the partners, combined with Model Driven Solutions' methodology, tooling and expertise, provide GSA a complete Enterprise Architecture solution across all of GSA's lines-of-business and service offices.
TopQuadrant is a leading semantic solutions company, providing a full range of products services, knowledge, training programs and methods. TopQuadrant assists clients to achieve a wide range of business goals including semantic solutions for net-centric operations, semantic integration, search, collaboration, policy management, enterprise architecture, semantic web services and other ontology-driven applications. For more information, visit www.topquadrant.com.
NeoLogical is pleased to announce that it is supporting the development of GSA's Open Source E-Government Reference Architecture (OSERA) Infrastructure Services Platform (OISP) by applying its long standing expertise in optimizing the flow of knowledge. Previously, NeoLogical defined the "Roadmap for Semantics in Netcentric Enterprise Architecture" for GSA OSERA. NeoLogical will guide the application of the roadmap to the development of the OISP semantic repository facility supporting semantic transformation, interoperability and collaboration over the web.
About Model Driven Solutions, a Division of Data Access Technologies, Inc. (DAT)
Model Driven Solutions provides professional services and products that leverage Service Oriented (SOA) and Model Driven Architecture (MDA) techniques and standards to assist major organizations in achieving effectiveness and agility in a changing and collaborative world. Founded in 1996, Model Driven Solutions has been a leader in the development of open standards and supporting products that result in Executable Enterprise Architectures (EEA). Model Driven Solutions’ EEA focus helps drive information systems to quickly and cost effectively address business and defense initiatives. Active in the Object Management Group (OMG), the Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS) and other standards development organizations, Model Driven Solutions has provided industry leadership that is, today, resulting in significant technological advancements and customer satisfaction. With customers like the US General Services Administration (GSA), the US Army, Raytheon, Lockheed Martin, Kaiser Permanente, Unisys and many others, Model Driven Solutions is at the leading edge of today’s software technology advances.
© Copyright 2007 Model Driven Solutions/Data Access Technologies. All Rights Reserved