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 … [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' … [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 … [Read more...]

Justifying a Sole Source Contract

  A Sole Source contract may be issued if the agency believes that only one company is qualified to supply a certain product or service. The Contracting Officer must conduct market research … [Read more...]

Solicitation Numbers – What Do They Mean?

  Classify this information as not exactly essential, but good to know...   The solicitation number is made up of several parts. The first 6 digits (a mix of letters & … [Read more...]

Your SAM User Name and Password Will Stop Working By the End of June!

When the System for Award Management (SAM) was hacked earlier this year, GSA took a number of steps to increase security, including the requirement for a signed notarized letter, identifying your … [Read more...]