Phil Tomson wrote:
 >
 > Maybe I misunderstood your original post in this thread:
 > Are you looking for people to submit SBIR applications
 > for funding to develop Ruby applications which fall into
 > your list of needed apps?

Yes.

 > I don't understand the SBIR process much,

I think only those that have gone through it a few times do.

 > but I'm guessing that you (as an 'agent' in a government
 > agency) are asking for people to submit proposals for SBIR
 > funding from your agency - am I right?

More or less, yes.  The funding actually comes from NASA's
SBIR program.

 > Can you offer any more details about the process?

Details, such as they are, are available from the NASA SBIR
folks, their website is http://sbir.gsfc.nasa.gov

Regards,
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Bil Kleb, 757.864.4364
http://fun3d.larc.nasa.gov