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Contractor: Vanderbilt University
Department: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tenn., is being awarded a $9,313,642 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (HR0011-13-C-0041). This effort extends the work to mature and evolve the Vanderbilt efforts from META Language FA8650-10-C-7075 and META Design Flow FA8650-10-C-7082 contracts. This work falls under the DARPA Adaptive Vehicle Make (AVM) program. The META tools have been under development since late 2010, with a number of performers, narrowed down to three integrated tool chains. Work will be performed in Nashville, Tenn. (79.50 percent); Atlanta, Ga. (6.92 percent); Menlo Park, Calif. (1.06 percent); Corvallis, Ore. (2.88 percent); Cambridge, Mass. (4.07 percent); Linkoping, Sweden (2.11 percent); Natick, Mass. (1.09 percent), and Palo Alto, Calif. (2.36 percent). The estimated completion date is March 31, 2014. The contracting activity is the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, Arlington, Va.
Total Contract Value: $9,313,642