US Air Force Awards Evanhoe & Associates Supply Chain Artificial Intelligence Contract
Riverside, Ohio – October 13, 2018 – Evanhoe & Associates, Inc. was recently awarded a task order by the US Air Force to build a pilot supplier intelligence solution. Evanhoe will provide analysis of supply chain data for the Air Force Sustainment Center (AFSC). Evanhoe data scientists will apply artificial intelligence (AI) methods to address complex and difficult problems impeding the 448th (Supply Chain Management Wing (SCMW). This Pilot will include integration with select Air Force data sets, as well as open-source data sources, to help address difficult issues with supply chain risk management (SCRM), diminishing manufacturing sources and materiel shortages (DMSMS), and backorders that degrade mission capability (MICAP).
As prime contractor, Evanhoe & Associates established a team of proven innovators and industry leaders that includes MarkLogic, a leading NoSQL database, and Innovative Patterns, a cutting-edge artificial intelligence platform.
“We are excited and honored to be partnering with 448 Supply Chain Management Wing to help solve supply chain challenges that severely impact the Air Force mission,” said Evanhoe President Chuck Evanhoe. “We are prepared to lean forward with the US Air Force to deliver an innovative solution for our warfighters.”
The approximately $1M task order includes a six-month base period to provide a proof-of-concept supplier intelligence solution.