Mnemonics, Inc., B-290961, October 28, 2002 * REDACTED DECISION
B-290961: Oct 28, 2002
Agency improperly excluded protester's proposal from the competitive range [deleted] because protester's proposal was "not among the most highly rated. " where the agency's determination was based on an assessment of proposals' "strengths" "weaknesses" and "deficiencies" under the factors that the solicitation indicated would be evaluated on a "pass/fail" basis. Were based on the agency's application of unstated evaluation factors. BACKGROUND The RFP was issued on February 15. The value of the resulting contract is expected to be [deleted]. That technical factors were "of paramount importance.". Receive Capability The IBR shall have a cPCI [compact . (COMSEC will be determined by . The IBR must have an . internal power backup of crypto keys that . can provide a minimum of 24 hour backup. .