The U.S. Army Contracting Command on behalf of the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) awarded Redhorse Corporation the Data Readiness for Artificial Intelligence Development (DRAID) basic ordering agreement (BOA). The DRAID BOA provides DoD customers streamlined procurement and agile delivery of AI data readiness capabilities, with a five-year ordering period and $241 million dollar ceiling.
Under the agreement, Redhorse will help Department of Defense (DOD) and other Government customers prepare business and mission data for use in machine learning applications, including Data Architecture, Data Ingest, ETL, Feature Engineering, Data Labeling, Cloud Integration, and related services.
Redhorse Vice President Vincent Bridgeman commented “Redhorse is a DOD leader in knowledge graph engineering and graph-based machine learning. The DRAID BOA offers our customers a streamlined acquisition path to world-class engineering and data science talent to solve complex mission problems.”
Redhorse CEO John Zangardi stated “Redhorse has supported the JAIC since day one and has delivered intelligent data pipelines and mission-focused software applications to DOD users since 2016. We are pleased to continue supporting the DOD’s efforts to accelerate the adoption of artificial intelligence to sustain and extend America’s military advantage by enabling decision advantage for our warfighters.”