SeaPort Next Generation (SeaPort-NxG)
Seaport Next Generation is the Navy Department’s electronic platform for acquiring support services in 23 separate areas that include engineering, financial management, and program management. This portal provides an efficient means of soliciting offers from thousands of multiple award contract (MAC) holders-large and small businesses and their pre-approved team members. Task orders are competitively solicited, awarded, and managed using this platform.
GSA Information Technology Schedule 70 (GSA IT 70)
GSA Information Technology Schedule 70 (GSA IT Schedule 70) is an Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) contract. It is an IT procurement vehicle that offers a comprehensive array of state-of-the-art IT products, services, and solutions. Approximately 80 percent of GSA IT Schedule 70 contract holders are small businesses. Recently, this contract vehicle has been used primarily for service-oriented procurement offerings. Services made up more than $11 billion of the contract vehicle’s $16.2 billion in FY2010 sales.
Today, GSA IT Schedule 70 is the largest procurement vehicle and the most widely-used acquisition offering in the federal government. Nearly one-third of all MAS contractors are available through GSA IT Schedule 70’s Special Item Numbers (SINs). Considered ‘Evergreen’, GSA IT Schedule 70 contracts contain a five-year base period, plus three five-year option periods.
8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resource for Services (STARS) III Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) - a/k/a “STARS III”
General Services Administration (GSA) 8(a) STARS II (Constellation I, Functional Area 2) is a small business set-aside GWAC, provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners.