NARTech, Inc.

experience

Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA)

HUD Section 3 Performance Evaluation and Registry System (SPEARS)

NARTech performs design, development, system maintenance, and restored operations of the SPEARS application that enables FHEO staff to oversee and monitor Section 3 outcomes for more than 5,000 direct recipients of HUD funding, facilitate online electronic submission of the HUD 60002 form by covered HUD grantees. We also implemented the Section 3 Business Registry. NARTech integrated SPEARS with the GSA Login.gov and HUD Secure System Portal for user authentication / authorization and with the Financial Management System (Financial DataMart - FDM) to query financial disbursement data for HUD grants subject to the Section 3 rule to promote economic opportunity for HUD-assisted residents.


EPA Data Act

EPA’s Office of Technology Solutions (OTS), in alignment with the Federally-mandated Data Act, is consolidating financial, procurement, and grants data from three existing EPA systems into a new data quality management environment called the Data Act Evaluation and Approval Repository (DEAR). For EPA OTS, NARTech supported several high priority projects related to the Data Act Implementation, as well as the development, deployment, testing, functional analysis, migration, and documentation of several EPA Chief Financial Officer (CFO) IT systems and modernization initiatives.


EPA SCORPIOS Modernization

The EPA Superfund Cost Recovery Package Imaging and On-Line System (SCORPIOS) application is used to recover the cost of cleaning up hazardous waste spills at Superfund sites across the country. The original SCORPIOS application was developed over 16 years ago and has reached the end of its development life cycle. NARTech was contracted to update the SCORPIOS application using modern technologies. Tasks on this contract cover the entire SDLC from Requirements Management through Design, Development, Testing, and Transition to Operations and Maintenance.


HUD Enforcement Management System (HEMS)

NARTech provided Development, Modernization, and Enhancement (DME) services for the HUD Enforcement Management System (HEMS) initiative to consolidate six (6) HUD legacy systems supporting enforcement lines of business, and subsequently expanded the functionality previously provided by the separate systems, including the modernization of FHEO’s Title VIII Automated Paperless Office Tracking System (TEAPOTS).


HUD Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) Web Access Security System (WASS)

NARTech has been providing the full system life cycle support. WASS serves as a single sign-on portal and provides a common framework for administering application-level security (authentication and authorization) for over 80 HUD program area business application systems and over 140,000 external and 4,000 internal HUD end-users. Technologies used: Java, J2EE, SQL Server, SharePoint, SiteMinder, ColdFusion, CASS/Peregrine, Serena, Tracker, Quality Center, QTP, and Unix.