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Defensive Information Technology Contracting Organization (DITCO)

DITCO

  The American military has a long history working with contractors. Everything from the vehicles, barracks, to the MRE’s, are all sourced by private entities. Still, it’s not just tangible goods that contractors can provide for the U.S. armed forces....

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OASIS Small Business (SB) Program

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

OASIS and OASIS Small Business (SB) are multiple award, Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracts that provide flexible and innovative solutions for complex professional services. These contracts: Span many areas of expertise and mission spaces; Span multiple professional service disciplines;...

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VETS – Veterans Technology Services

GSA

VETS - Veterans Technology Services Veterans Technology Services (VETS), a small business set-aside GWAC, provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a qualified, diverse pool of service-disabled, veteran-owned small businesses. With a $5 billion program ceiling and a five-year...

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Govkinex: President Obama Plans to Create a “More Innovative” Government for American Businesses

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

President Obama this past week spoke to his staff about correcting issues that have slowed down government procedures. These procedures that President Obama referred to include using newly designed technology to deliver better services and ultimately save the government money....

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Congress Approves Funding of $50.7 Billion to New Jersey and New York for Hurricane Sandy Devastation

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

Finally after weeks of debating and deliberating, Congress approved $50.7 billion to be granted to the state of New Jersey and New York to help rebuild their beach shores and other areas affected by Hurricane Sandy. These funds were divided...

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SAM – Still Experiencing a lot of Downtime

Just a heads up - the System for Award Management still appears to be experiencing stability issues and users are frequently experiencing issues accessing pages or utilizing functionality. If the site is not coming up or you're receiving a Proxy...

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What is a DUNS Number and How Do I Get One?

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

One of the first things a business needs to do in order to compete for government contracts is get a DUNS number from Dun & Bradstreet.  It is possible your business already has a DUNS number.  If not, you may...

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