Navy releases $10B NGEN RFP

The Navy has finally released the request for proposals for its much anticipated Next Generation Enterprise Network, the system intended to supplant the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet, Nick Wakeman reports in Washington Technology.

The final RFP came out late Wednesday night. . Proposals are due July 18 and the Navy says it expects awards by Feb. 12, 2013. The Navy has put a price tag of $4.5 billion on the contract over five years, but Deltek has pegged the value at $10 billion over 10 years.

To read Wakeman's full report, click here.

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