Remote Drive Test

The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is seeking an innovative solution to enhance the safety of our drive test processes and increase overall efficiency for our staff and California residents.

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Challenge

The Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is seeking an innovative solution to enhance the safety of our drive test processes and increase overall efficiency for our staff and California residents.

Background

As we strive to modernize our operations, we recognize the need for cutting-edge solutions in conducting drive tests. Remote Drive Tests represent a forward-looking approach to address safety concerns and streamline our testing processes, aligning with our commitment to becoming California’s leading customer-centric public sector organization.  

Requirements & Outcome

 Desired Outcomes 

  • Ensure a secure and reliable remote drive testing environment. 

  • Enhance safety measures during drive tests. 

  • Establish a reliable and scalable technology infrastructure with mobile devices to support simultaneous drive test monitoring and recording 

  • Improve efficiency in scheduling and conducting tests. 

  • Provide innovative solutions applicable to various testing scenarios. 

  • Foster a seamless experience for both test takers and examiners. 

 

Points to Ponder:  

  • Testing regulations require human involvement  

  • Field offices are located throughout California  

  • The solution will need to include considerations for differently-abled and socioeconomic groups 

  • DMV owned Mobile Device inventory to be used needs to be reliably tracked and temper evident 

  • Location privacy and personal data of the driver needs to be secured 

  • Preferred/Standard test routes need to be quickly adjustable  

  • Detection of self-driving technologies  

  • Remote Identity verification 

 

 

Budget

Budget Exists

Procurement Method

None - Market Research

Application Period

February 14 through March 15, 2024 at 11:59 PM (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)

Q&A Period

February 14 through March 5, 2024 at 5:00 PM (GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)

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Applications are being accepted until March 15, 2024 at 11:59 PM

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