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FBI to Small Businesses: Look Out For This Purchase Order Scam

  The FBI has posted an alert about the  latest internet fraud scheme, targeting small and mid-size businesses and universities all over the country. More than 85 companies and universities nationwide have been affected, about 400 incidents have targeted some 250 vendors, and nearly $5 million has been lost so far. The so-called ‘Purchase Order Fraud’ tricks retailers into believing a PO comes from one of their established customers, but the goods end up being shipped elsewhere, … [Read More...]

GSA Plans to Consolidate Schedules

  Right now, if a business wishes to offer their products and services via a GSA Schedule Contract, they have to submit a proposal under one of 24 different ‘Schedules’  - Schedule 70 for IT equipment; Schedule 73 for cleaning supplies; Schedule 03FAC for Facility Maintenance Services; Schedule 736 for Temporary Staffing Services - and so on. Many businesses that offer a range of products and services find that they need more than one Schedule contract. This means two separate … [Read More...]

Small Business Innovation Research Program – Free Online Webinar

  Every federal agency has its own Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), tasked with helping the agency meet their small business goals. The Department of Transportation’s OSDBU office is holding a free online webinar about their Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Program, on Monday, December 10th at 2:00 pm. The agency’s SBIR program has awarded $50 million during the past five years to small businesses. Hear from Program Managers about the … [Read More...]

Dept. Homeland Security – Upcoming IT Projects for GSA Schedule 70 Contract Holders

  The DHS Citizenship & Immigration Services Office is hosting a Virtual Industry event on Nov 8th, discussing upcoming IT requirements.  The event is specifically targeted towards GSA Schedule 70 contract holders, but is open to any interested IT companies . Upcoming IT procurements to be discussed during the event include: Records DevSecOps (Joint Engineering Teams Sustainment (JETS) Records) Records Biometrics DevSecOps ( JETS Biometrics) Modernized DevSecOps & … [Read More...]

GSA’s New $5 Billion IT Contract

  The Air Force and GSA issued a draft document yesterday, for a $5.5 billion replacement to the current NETCENTS-2 contract – called ‘Second Generation Information Technology’ (2GIT). This is a 5-year Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPA) for hardware, software and services, and will have 15 to 25 awards  - and is only open to current GSA Schedule 70 contractors The five BPAs include: Data centers, including both computing and storage. End user devices, including ruggedized … [Read More...]

GSA Industry Day for Commodity IT Hardware

  GSA is planning to award multiple Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs) to GSA Schedule 70 contract holders, for IT Commodity hardware and associated software. These 'Second Generation IT' awards will offer a total IT hardware and software solution for the Department of Defense and other Federal, State and Local agencies, and will replace the current NETCENTS 2 procurement vehicle. The Industry Day will discuss the scope of the BPA and the draft RFQ, and provide an estimated … [Read More...]

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