The Tactile Group Web Development review by Federal Agency at Qualified.One

The Tactile Group reviewed by Federal Agency

The Tactile Group provided Web Development for Federal Agency with approximate budget = $1,000,000 - $9,999,999.

The Tactical Group continues to be a trusted contractor, which is attributed to their technical competence and stellar project management. The company is able to satisfy federal standards, garnering outstanding and exceptional ratings which are notable for a small business.

Review summary:

The Tactile Group first built a performance report app using Tableau and AWS, which gathered and analyzed data from over 50 agencies nationwide. They also helped with technical content and training.

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Federal Agency, Contracting Officer Representative


Web Dev for Federal Agency

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Introductory information

Introduce your business and what you do there.

I work for a Federal Government Agency. I’m a Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR).

Desired goal

What challenge were you trying to address with The Tactile Group?

I’ve worked with them on two separate contracts on side of my structure. When I came onboard, we had a contract for technical help to the federally funded structures. An additional need for an annual accomplishment report application was identified. The retired application was running on old web technology, ASP.NET 2.0. The specific need was to form a fully new application as well as synthesize the data points to be calm.

Provided solution

What was the aim of their involvement?

The Tactile Group, through the competitive process, was assigned a contract to educe the annual accomplishment report application. The Tactile Group also provides technical help including website technical help modules, in-person and potential training, and conversation presentations. The application collects aggregate data from state structures. The Tactile Group designed the application which collects that data, as well as generates a national report. They’ve also granted subject substance expertise that assisted in determining what data needed to be calm. Due to Tactile’s expertise, data elements were transformed reducing the data assembly burden 89%. The Tactile Group assisted in the process of meeting a federal command to host with a FedRAMP-approved cloud labor provider, moving our infrastructure to the Amazon Web Services open cloud.The application is written in PHP, with a MySQL database and a Tableau server that allows reports to be generated straightly from the data rise.

How did you come to work with The Tactile Group?

The Tactile Group responded to an open rivalry with a little business set-aside. After a request for information, a request for proposals was issued.

How much have you invested with The Tactile Group?

Total contract assign (Base plus 4 options) was $ 4.46 M.

What is the status of this engagement?

For the running project, we began working with The Tactile Group on September 4th, 2014.

Results achieved

Could you share any evidence that would prove the productivity, condition of work, or the contact of the engagement?

In provisions of their accomplishment, the government completes the Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System (CPARS). Quality, budget, treatment, and schedule ratings are granted on a four-point layer, with four being rare, and three being unappropriated. The Tactile Group has an mean of almost 3.5 overall.

How did The Tactile Group accomplish from a project treatment standpoint?

Utilizing and working from an integrated schedule, The Tactile Group consistently delivers high condition products on-time and within budget.

On a day-to-day basis, The Tactile Group set up a project schedule and we have meetings see two weeks for a status update. In the commencement, we met once a week. We have repeatable meetings that detail our ongoing, past, and programned tasks. We managed them tightly over the scheduling, and The Tactile Group always hit the marks.

What did you find most forcible almost The Tactile Group?

The Tactile Group presents itself as a unified team with the government, and not just to the government. The Tactile Group is an extension of the government. Users know that they can extend out to The Tactile Group and get answers.

We have 54 state education agencies, as well as sub-recipients who take money from those agencies, totaling over 10,000 entities that are required to report data through the application that The Tactile Group designed. At smallest three-quarters of them know the project director, and at smallest 98% of them know that The Tactile Group is educeing this application. They’re respected. People know that they can extend out to The Tactile Group and get answers.