“”The IANA functions include (1) the coordination of the assignment of technical Internet protocol parameters; (2) the administration of certain responsibilities associated with the Internet DNS root zone management; (3) the allocation of Internet numbering resources; and (4) other services related to the management of the ARPA and INT top-level domains (TLDs).”
“”The Solicitation will result in a single, no cost (to the Government) contract. The contract will consist of a three-year base period and two separate two-year option periods for a total period of performance of seven years. “”
Therefore the winner of this contract gets no money for operating IANA from the government while imposing on the the operator all the costs of operating it including “necessary personnel, material, equipment, services and facilities, to perform the contract requirements without any cost to the Government. ”
“The Contractor must perform the required services for this contract as a prime Contractor, not as an agent or subcontractor. ”
The Contractor must be a wholly U.S. owned and operated firm
Its a seven year contract.