GSA 8(A) STARS II
U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) 8(a) Streamlined Technology Application Resource for Services (STARS) II – Contract Number: GS-00Q-17GWD2411
Intellectual Concepts LLC is delighted to announce that we have been awarded the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) 8(a) Streamlined Technology Application Resource for Services (STARS) II Government-wide Acquistion Contract (GWAC) contract vehicle.
The 8(a) STARS II GWAC is designed to promote small business utilization when purchasing information technology (IT) services or IT services-based solutions for the Federal government. The 8(a) STARS II program is reserved exclusively for qualifying certified 8(a) small business concerns as the prime contractors per Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 19.8. 21.
The Basic Contract provides Federal government agencies (see GSA Order 4800.2E for a list of eligible customer agencies) with IT services and IT services-based solutions from 8(a) certified firms on a global basis. In addition to IT services, IT services-based solutions are comprised of a range of ancillary support, but maintain focus on IT services-based outcomes.
Functional Area 1 – NAICS 541511 – Custom Computer Programming Services
This comprises establishments primarily engaged in writing, modifying, testing, and supporting software to meet the needs of a particular customer.
Functional Area 2 – NAICS 541512 – Computer Systems Design Services
This comprises establishments primarily engaged in planning and designing computer systems that integrate computer hardware, software, and communication technologies.
Functional Area 3 – NAICS 541513 – Computer Facilities Management Services
This comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing on-site management, and operation of clients computer systems and/or data processing facilities. Establishments providing computer systems or data processing facilities support services are included in this industry.
Functional Area 4 – NAICS 541519 – Other Computer Related Services
This comprises establishments primarily engaged in providing computer-related services (except custom programming, systems integration design, and facilities management services). Establishments providing computer disaster recovery services or software installation services are included in this industry.
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Benefits of GWACs
- 8(a) and Small Business Credit to Federal Agencies
- Available to all federal agencies
- Full range of contract types including fixed price (all types), cost reimbursement, time and material and labor hour
- Compliance with Section 863 of National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) 2009
- Pre-qualified pool of contractors
- Reduced acquisition lead time
- Streamlined ordering process
- Management, acquisition, and technical expertise
- Flexibility of IT scope
(a) Basic Contract number: GS-00Q-17GWD2411
(b) Contractor DUNS number: 148062446
(c) Contact information of Contractor’s Program Manager: Ayo Alaran, 678-222-2993 x2; firstname.lastname@example.org
(d) STARS II Website