CMS Sources Sought: Integrated Data Repository (IDR)

Notice ID: 220289

“The purpose of this Task Order is to procure Agile transformation services and DevSecOps services in support of the IDR On-premises and IDR Cloud systems.”

“The scope is to provide support for:

  • IDR On-premises (excluding Infrastructure support) until the migration to the IDR Cloud is complete
  • IDR Cloud and the associated Infrastructure administration and maintenance”

“The contractor shall provide services to complete the migration to the IDR Cloud, operate and maintain both the IDR On-premises and IDR Cloud systems in parallel until the migration is complete, and thereafter maintain the IDR Cloud system and support an orderly shutdown of the IDs and IDR Cloud systems.”

“The Contractor shall provide services to support the following areas by applying Agile Development and DevSecOps principles that increase the rate of success for implementing, operating and maintaining the IDR.

  • Project Management
  • Requirements Management
  • Change Management
  • Integrated Release Management
  • Quality Management
  • Business Analysis
  • Solutions Architecture
  • System Design and Engineering
  • Electronic File Transfer (EFT) code and operational processes
  • Data Profiling
  • Data Architecture
  • Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) operations include:
    • Data acquisition (Receipt and Control (R&C))
    • Transformations, Business Logic and Aggregates
  • Quality Assurance
  • Data Security
  • Data Support
  • Data transfers between IDR and IDR Cloud
  • Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) Application Program Interface (API)…”

“The IDR On-premises system is currently a one Petabyte Teradata system which has over 600TB of Medicare and Medicaid data (with an approximate 10% growth each year) that serves over sixty (60) programs and applications, both internal and external to CMS, and serves over 3,200 users. The Contractor shall provide services to support in the following areas:

  • Maintain over 50+ streams/utilities, and related ETL support, as well as develop and implement new streams/utilities as necessary.
  • Maintain the mainframe code base hosted within the BDC mainframe environment.
  • Maintain all IDR Virtual Data Mart(s) and related views…”

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