Federal Management Systems, Inc., B-293336, February 20, 2004
B-293336, Feb 20, 2004
DIGEST Protest is denied where the protester failed to demonstrate that the agency unreasonably rejected its proposal. Frederick) and in North Carolina (Research Triangle Park). /1/ The RFP was issued pursuant to Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Circular A-76 and the Circular's Revised Supplemental Handbook (RSH) to determine whether it would be more economical to perform the required services in-house or to contract for these services under the referenced RFP. MSI was the only offeror to submit a proposal in the private-sector portion of this A-76 cost comparison. FMSI argues that the agency did not have a reasonable basis to reject its proposal as technically unacceptable. The RFP further defined technical acceptability as follows: Technically acceptable is defined through the performance levels in the PWS [Performance Work Statement] ([Sec.].