NAVWAR Open Topic for Advanced Data Integrity and Control Methods
ID: N244-P03Type: BOTH
Overview

Topic

NAVWAR Open Topic for Advanced Data Integrity and Control Methods

Agency

Department of DefenseN/A

Program

Type: SBIRPhase: BOTHYear: 2024
Timeline
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    Release Oct 3, 2023 12:00 AM
  2. 2
    Open Oct 3, 2023 12:00 AM
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    Next Submission Due Mar 31, 2025 12:00 AM
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    Close Mar 31, 2025 12:00 AM
Description

The Department of Defense (DOD) is seeking proposals for the NAVWAR Open Topic for Advanced Data Integrity and Control Methods. The objective of this solicitation is to develop a method to assure integrity, control access, and distribution for information on any device or network. The DOD requires the ability to securely move information from anywhere to anywhere, and once delivered, ensure its integrity, control access, and limit further distribution. The current approach to achieving this relies on networks and applications, but the DOD is exploring methods to control data independent of an application or platform. Proposed solutions must protect data independent of networks, applications, or database technologies, function in disrupted, disconnected, intermittent, and low-bandwidth situations, and recover gracefully once connectivity is restored. The Phase I awards for this topic will have a period of performance of four months and a cost not to exceed $75,000, while Phase II will involve a small-scale deployment of the proposed concept. Phase III will focus on integrating the capability demonstrated in Phase II with current Naval networks. The technology developed through this solicitation has potential applications beyond the defense domain and can benefit anyone working with sensitive information.

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