Biometrics Operations and Support Services (BOSS-U)
Contract Overview

Through an exclusive subcontractor relationship between Telos and Telos ID, our team delivers solutions under the BOSS-U contract.

The BOSS-U contract is part of the Biometrics Task Force (BTF) efforts to comply with the Homeland Security Presidential Directive (HSPD) 24 and National Security Presidential Directive (NSPD) 59 mandates, which require the continued use of biometrics technology and common IT and data standards between U.S. Intelligence agencies, DoS, DoD, and DHS. The contract provides a broad range of biometrics services, technical and management expertise, and solution-related enabling products in one or more of the functional categories to meet the mission needs of the BTF:

Management support services

  • Infrastructure procurement, design, development, implementation, and integration
  • Operations and maintenance
  • Studies and analysis
  • Advanced technology analysis and demonstration
  • Test and evaluation

Total Contract Value: $497M (All Awards) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ)

  • W91QUZ-09-D-0027

Task Order Types

  • Firm Fixed Price (FFP)
  • Time and Material/Labor Hour (T&M/LH)
  • Cost Reimbursable (CR)

Base and Option Periods

  • Three-year base period
  • Two one-year option periods

Who is Allowed to Use BOSS-U? (Eligibility)

  • Contracting officer for the BTF, DoD, DoD components, and other Federal agencies in support of the BTF
  • For agencies outside of BTF, the Contract Level COR for the BTF will determine on a TO basis approval for use of the BOSS-U contract.