THIS IS A REQUEST FOR INFORMATION (RFI) ONLY.  This RFI is issued solely for information and planning purposes; it does not constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP) or a promise to issue an RFP.  This RFI does not committ the Government to contract for an supply or service.  Responders are advised that the Department of Commerce (DOC) will not pay any cost incurred in response to this RFI.  All costs associated with responding to this RFI will be soley at the interested party's expense/  Not responding to this RFI does not preculde participation in any future RFP.

The information provided in this RFI is subject to change and is not binding on the Government.  All submissions become the property of the DOC, and will not be returned.  See attachments for instructions and request.