Acquisition Services and Support

We have certified System Acquisition Professionals with decades of experience in National Agencies, Service Headquarters, and Service Acquisition Centers.  Our experience covers the full range of acquisition services from requirements and program development, system acquisition, transition to operations, and operational support.

We have conducted and lead program reviews such as system requirements review, Preliminary Design Review (PDR), Critical Design Review (CDR), and integrated baseline reviews.  We are experienced in application of risk management and earned value management techniques.  Our development of cost estimates are based on analogy and parametric methods.  We have extensive experience in the preparation of solicitation packages and source selection.


Our Acquisition Experience and Services Include:

  • Certified System Acquisition Program Managers
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Capability Based Assessment
  • Analysis of Alternatives
  • Acquisition Plan and Strategy
  • Program Management Charter
  • Program Decision Memorandum
  • Program Summary Documentation
  • Programmatic development and implementation (Planning, Programming, and Budgeting)
  • Advance technology planning and evaluation
  • Application of DoD Technology Readiness Level process to assess maturity of investments and select
    courses of action
  • Test and Evaluation
  • Transition to Operations and Operational Program Management
  • Program Management and Portfolio Management Support Services

Portfolio, Program, and Project Management Support Services

We have significant experience in providing support for large portfolios, programs, individual projects, and functional management for the Department of Defense Services and National Intelligence Community. We have experience providing these services at all levels of management from National Agency and Service Headquarters, Acquisition Centers, and Program/Project Offices.


Our Program Management Experience and Services include:

  • Certified Project Management Professionals (PMP)
  • Seasoned Portfolio, Program, and Project Managers
  • Experienced Functional Managers
  • Knowledge of DoD/IC Organizations, Programs, and Processes
  • In-depth Knowledge of Service Related Programs and Capabilities
  • Program Management Office Experience
  • Integrated Master Milestone Schedule tied to Cost, Schedule, and Performance
  • Program Development to include Program Objectives, Integrated Process and Product Teams,
    Cross-community Working Groups, and Strategic Communication
  • Significant Planning Expertise
  • Planning, Programming, and Budgeting (both Service and National Agency)
  • Program Management, Technical, Programmatic, and Acquisition Reviews
  • Baseline Capability Assessments
  • Independent Program Evaluation and Assessment
  • Process, Performance, and Strategic Benchmarking
  • Business Process Reengineering

Advanced Technology Integration

We have significant experience successfully supporting advanced technology integration. We have successfully integrated Research and Development capabilities into systems. We specialize in rapid-agile acquisition and transition to operations in the defense and intelligence community.

  • Technical Subject Matter Expertise and Technical Advisory Support
  • Technical Studies and Analysis
  • Technology Program Development
  • Research & Development Requirements Analysis
  • Research & Development Program Management
  • Technology Maturity Level Assessments
  • Technology Integration Planning
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Support to Rapid and Agile Acquisition
  • Transition to Operations

Operations, Logistics, Mobilization, and Deployment Support

We are experienced in providing operational, contingency, and logistics planning for CONUS and OCONUS exercises and operations. Our team has experience developing Concept of Operations (CONOPS), detailed logistics plans, and providing mobilization and deployment support.  We have experience supporting overseas efforts, specifically support to military operations.

  • Certified Project Management Professionals (PMP)
  • Requirements Assessment
  • Operational Planning
  • Logistics Planning
  • Deployment of both personnel and equipment
  • Development and management of deployment lists
  • Asset management and inspection
  • Exercise planning and support
  • Site Surveys
  • Mobilization Checklists
  • Mobility Processing
  • Mobilization Control Center support
  • Mobilization and deployment reporting
  • Deployment execution

Business to Business Consulting

Our team is experienced in providing business to business consulting by assessing current business capabilities, developing plans and strategies for targeted growth, identifying and assessing opportunities, and qualifying for pursuit. We have significant experience in proposal management and development.

We also specialize in independent Technology Maturity Assessments and Manufacturing Assessments in high performance computing, integrated circuit manufacturing, electronic assembly manufacturing/production.


Our Business Consulting Services Include:

  • Business Analysis and Assessment
  • Market Research
  • Opportunity Assessment and Qualification
  • Technology Maturity Assessments
  • Manufacturing Assessments
  • Business Planning and Implementation
  • Business Development
  • Capture Management
  • Proposal Management and Development
  • Program Start-up and Transition
  • Indefinite Order Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Management
  • Talent Acquisition

Data Science, Data Modeling, Data Analysis

AIS LLC has subject matter experts with experience providing statistical and mathematical support to provide temporal and pattern analysis, correlation of events, probability analysis, assessments of sampling, analysis and variance and error, and regression testing and analysis. Utilizing basic programming skills to write scripts using SQL and other program support languages for modeling processes, repeatability, efficiency, knowledge capture, hypothesis testing and process automation. We are experienced in providing data science services with a focus on performance analysis using computer science and applying knowledge of databases such as Elasticsearch through NGA YODA toolsets including Kibana, Knowi, GIMs, QueryBroker, and JEMA. We are also experienced in data visualization, and application of new platform integration.


Our Data Science, Data Modeling, and Data Analysis Services Include:

  • Data Science support (quantitative and qualitative analysis)
  • Database management: ElasticSearch
  • Data Analysis and Retrieval Programs: Kibana, Knowi, SQL
  • Programming language support including Python and R
  • Data Visualization: Tableau, Microsoft Office, ArcGIS
  • Big Data Performance Analysis
  • Business Development
  • Data modeling
  • Perform cross-domain data analytics in support of automated and semi-automated targeting across multiple Intelligence Disciplines
  • Create/maintain multiple cross-intelligence/cross-domain data queries