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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...]

Apply in January for Your ‘Hire Vets’ Award

  The HIRE Vets Medallion Award recognizes businesses that have employed and retained veterans, set up veteran-employee development programs, and offered veteran-specific benefits to improve retention.  Awarded companies will be able to use the medallion to market their firm as a veteran-friendly business. Criteria for recognition vary by level (Platinum or Gold) and employer size (Large, Medium, and Small), but are generally based upon the percentage of new hires that are veterans; … [Read More...]

The Small Business Innovation Research Program

  The Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program is a highly competitive program that encourages domestic small businesses to engage in Federal R&D that has the potential for commercialization. Most innovations come from small entrepreneurial businesses - but the risk and expense of conducting serious R&D efforts are often beyond their means. SBIR funds the critical startup and development stages, and encourages the commercialization of the technology, product, or … [Read More...]

Doing Business With the Army Corp of Engineers

The Army Corp of Engineers, Rock Island is offering a FREE online webinar  on 10/23, which includes information on how to best do business with the district, either as a prime contractor or as a subcontractor, as well as recommendations and tools for growing your Federal Government business with the Corps of Engineers.   There will also be a free in-person event for subcontractors on Oct 25 in  Davenport IA     … [Read More...]

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