Information Technology (IT)
Through the General Purpose Commercial Information Technology Equipment, Software, and Services schedule, AIR provides a full range of IT related professional services to federal agencies.
Contract Number: 47QTCA18D0045
Period of Performance: 12/20/2017 – 12/19/2022
132-51: Information Technology (IT) Professional Services
AIR is widely recognized as a leader in interactive, on-line survey delivery using state-of-the-art, accessible web-sites with comprehensive and reliable data collection to facilitate extensive quantitative analysis. AIR also provides software engineering, technical, programming, documentation and analytical services in support of the development of survey and data collection requirements including highly secure information, both quantitative and qualitative. AIR delivers comprehensive information technology services including design, development lifecycle, coding, testing, evaluation, implementation, and documentation required for system development for large, mission-critical open-source and cloud-based systems. Additionally, AIR releases software according to industry practices to enable clients the greatest flexibility for additional partners to contribute to their respective missions.
AIR has a 66-year history of conducting work for hundreds of federal and commercial customers. As a result of placing a high value on responsiveness, quality of services, and timeliness, AIR has developed an award winning, national reputation for efficiently and effectively conducting work that meets the needs of program and policy staff at all levels of government while also meeting the needs of our customers. AIR’s goal is to use the best science and technology available to bring the most effective ideas and approaches to enhancing everyday life. The intellectual diversity of our employees enables us to bring together experts from many fields in the search for innovative answers to challenges that span the human life course. In addition, AIR has extensive experience in using innovative technology to increase our clients’ capacity to reach outcomes that improve quality and sustain the implementation of innovations in policy and practice. This is particularly true of AIR’s approach to utilizing technology in the Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) process which is designed to serve diverse groups of individuals and are developed to build capacity in areas identified by project staff, clients, and funders. For example, within AIR’s Health and Social Development division (H&SD), we use a combination of various distance learning technologies in our approach to instructor-led courses including Blended learning (on-line with in-person); E-learning (or self-paced learning); Virtual conferences & meetings; Mobile learning; Web-based meetings and presentations and Virtual classrooms. These approaches allow us to address a wide range of topics including: child welfare, juvenile justice, mental health, and youth development by helping local agencies and schools expand their capacity and staff skills.
The American Institutes for Research (AIR) is committed to helping its clients reinvent their organizations, enhance their capacity for change, and create lasting value for their customers, employees, and society. AIR works closely with clients to define achievable targets and expectations that allow them to reach desired outcomes. By combining its expertise and enthusiasm with that of its clients, AIR creates the synergy necessary to discover new paths to sustained high performance.
AIR's IT Pricelist includes further information on our services and pricing.