Fairmont, WV


TMC’s subsidiary, Galaxy Global Corporation, supported the NASA IV&V Facility’s Independent Test Capability (ITC) project as a prime contractor through the GSA Schedule contract vehicle.  The project’s full scope includes prototyping, development and maintenance activities for establishing and enhancing the CASE infrastructure necessary to advance the state of the IV&V practice.  The largest initiative is development of an Independent Test Capability (ITC) for the IV&V Facility and is one strategy being pursued to further improve the value of the IV&V practitioner Independent Test and Evaluation (T&E) offering.

This work involves support for the following:

  • Developing a Concept of Operations for the ITC
  • Performing Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) and Government-Off-The-Shelf (GOTS) product assessments
  • Formulating an overall ITC architecture
  • Implementing policies, processes, and procedures for developing the ITC
  • Performing capital planning for ITC capital investments.
The ITC activities involve full life-cycle development in collaboration with other NASA centers, including pilot program activities with Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC) on the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) mission.

Period of Performance:

May 2005 to June 2014


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