How Does the Federal Government Buy What They Need? Part Two: Contract Types

In a previous blog we discussed the various ways the government buys – from micro-purchases, to simplified acquisition, sealed bids, Requests for Proposals or Quotes, and consolidated purchasing … [Read more...]

Calling All ‘Agile’ Developers

The Dept. of Homeland Security has posted information in FedBizOpps about their plans to pre-select vendors for an agency-wide Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) for ‘Agile’ services, referred to as … [Read more...]

A recent interesting notice for electric vehicle charging stations

Executive Order (EO13693) requires Federal Fleets to: Reduce per-mile Greenhouse Gas emissions 30% percent by 2025. Increase the number of zero emission & plug-in hybrid vehicles - to 20% of … [Read more...]

Calling All Agile Developers

GSA has issued a Request for Quotes for companies with experience in design and agile software development who currently hold a Schedule 70 GSA contract, and plans to award multiple Blanket Purchase … [Read more...]

Schedule 70 Contract Holders – BPA for Agile Services

A pent-up demand for agile or modular IT development has prompted GSA to issue a new Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) for Agile Development Services, under Schedule 70. A Request for … [Read more...]