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http://www.fbo.gov/servlet/Documents/R/1239555 of 6 2/21/2006 10:13 AM 70 -- Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technology Synopsis - Posted on Jan 27, 2005 Modification 01 - Posted on Aug 24, 2005 General Information Document Type: Presolicitation Notice Solicitation Number: RFI-05-01 Posted Date: Jul 22, 2005 Archive Date: Sep 22, 2005 Original Response Date: Sep 02, 2005 Current Response Date: Sep 07, 2005 Classification Code: 70 -- General purpose information technology equipment SetAsides: Naics Code: 519190 -- All Other Information Services Contracting Office Address DHS - Direct Reports, Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, Office of Procurement Operations, US-VISIT Acquisition Division, 1616 N. Fort Myer Drive Suite 1800, Arlington, VA, 22209-3110 Description
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http://www.fbo.gov/servlet/Documents/R/1239555 of 6 2/21/2006 10:13 AM 1.0 OBJECTIVE The Government, by means of this Request for Information (RFI), seeks to identify superior remote data capture technologies for recording entries and exits of travelers through Ports of Entry (POEs), determine the state of those technologies, and what production capacity is available near term (9-18 months out). Firms that have the prerequisite background knowledge, experience, and capacity to be able to successfully meet or exceed the requirements described herein are invited to respond. The Government is seeking to identify equipment and expertise that offers significant improvements in performance and interoperability with similar solutions. 2.0 INTRODUCTION The United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology (US-VISIT) Program is an element of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) specifically charged to enhance security, facilitate legitimate travel and trade, ensure the integrity of the U.S. immigration system, and to protect the privacy of visitors to the United States. US-VISIT works with other agencies Immigration Services (USCIS), the Department of Transportation (DOT), and the Department of State (DOS), to enhance border management and traveler security. This is currently accomplished by leveraging existing systems to retrieve integrated information from a number of different sources. The information is used to establish the legal basis for entry into and exit from the United States. The US-VISIT Program and CBP are currently focused on certain non-US citizen individuals entering and exiting the United States, referred to as in-scope travelers. The Program has deployed identification and verification capabilities at air, sea and land Ports of Entry (POEs) that supports CBP’s ongoing mission and improves the integrity of the immigration system, while also reducing the amount of time needed to process in-scope travelers. Also supports DOS BioVisa program. CBP currently utilizes three systems. Free and Secure Trade System (FAST) is a
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