IRS TIPPS-4

Comtech is a subcontractor to IBM on the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Total Information Processing Support Services (TIPSS-4) Information Technology Services (ITS) contract. TIPSS-4 is a multiple award, Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract with specific support service requirements defined at the task order level. This contract scope falls within the ITS principal task area, under which contractors support design, development, deployment, operations, and maintenance of IRS IT Systems; all aspects of systems security such as conducting risk analyses, development of recommendations and implementations, plans for new procedures and changes to existing systems, project management skills and tools for managing, tracking, reporting, transitioning large-scale systems; and for maintaining configuration management controls. Services include the following:

  • Analysis and Design
  • Applications Development
  • Systems Engineering
  • Certification and Accreditation
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
  • Software Development
  • System Integration
  • Test and Evaluation
  • Training (Knowledge Transfer)
  • Software/Hardware Maintenance and/or Licensing
  • Help desk support
  • Training (Knowledge Transfer)
  • Database Administration
  • Computer Security Awareness and Training
  • Computer Security Incident Response
  • Computer Security Planning
  • Crypto Systems
  • Digital Signatures
  • Disaster Recovery, Continuity of Operations, and Contingency Planning
  • Hot-site and Cold-site Support Services including Hardware and Software
  • Independent Verification and Validation
  • Mainframe Automated Information Security Support
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Quantitative Risk Analysis of Large Sensitive Systems
  • Security Certification and Accreditation
  • Security for Small Systems, Telecommunications, and Client Service
  • Systems Vulnerability Analysis/Assessment and Risk Assessment
  • Training (Knowledge Transfer)
  • Communications and Change Management
  • Performance Work Statement (PWS) & Statement of Objective (SOO) writing
  • Earned Value Management Support
  • Case Studies
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Data Management
  • Technology Evaluation
  • Knowledge Management Support
  • Service Oriented Architecture Support
  • Enterprise Life Cycle (ELC) Management
  • Training (Knowledge Transfer)