Operation and Monitoring
Provides a full operational support services for applications, networks and systems by providing state-of-the-market technologies, methods, tools and processes. Provides services such as technical and administrative support for applications, networks and/or systems; product and network administration (e.g., error handling, product specific help desk support, error handling, system monitoring, and remote system monitoring.
Maintenance and Sustainment
Provides a full range of system maintenance and sustainment services to ensure systems remain compliant, state-of-the-market, sustainable and supportable. Provides services such as error resolution; maintenance project planning and management; product and network tuning; application patch analysis and implementation; upgrade analysis and implementation; component, system, regression and performance testing.
Performance Measurement and Improvement
Provides continuous performance measurement and process improvement activities to enhance the operational execution of the program and the overall service provided to the Government. Provides services such as QASP implementation, and the identification and implementation of processes improvements (see also Business Process Reengineering).
Provides oversight and management services to support the insertion of additional, or modified technology components into the Government product. Provides the capability to leverage best commercial practices and technology expertise to provide services such as project-planning activities (e.g., resource estimates, schedule development, testing strategy); construction, configuration and installation of technology components (e.g., system interfaces, custom code, additional COTS/GOTs products, modifications to existing product); testing (e.g., component, system, regression and acceptance); system and process training.
Provides inter/intra-organizational coordination services to support the development of interoperable enterprise solutions that fit within the Government integration framework, and the AKM initiatives. Provides services to coordinate interface development (e.g., MOU/MOAs), implementation of single sign-on, standardization and implementation common data elements and shared databases.
Documentation, Configuration Management
Provides comprehensive DM and CM services supporting the operations of systems and products (e.g., system documentation, configuration management, quality assurance and CMM). These services will be integrated into the all activities performed under this Task Area.