“The Federal Student Aid Next Generation Financial Services Environment procurement is now divided into three separate solicitations. The first is a transitional service that enhances the current offering while paving the way for the future. The NextGen Future State Core Platform eliminates the siloed and fragmented sites and services the current and prospective borrowers use. The end goal is an “omni-channel, enterprise-wide customer engagement led by a mobile-first, mobile-complete, and mobile-continuous solution”.
“According to a Sept. 25 notice posted on FedBizOpps, a number of contractors have advanced through the first phase of the contracting process and are eligible to bid on one or more of the three components of the FSA solicitation. These include General Dynamics IT, Accenture, IBM, Infosys Public Services Inc., Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency and Nelnet Diversified Solutions.” Read the full article here.
Source: FCW Insider – September 26, 2018. FCW.