8(A) STARS II

8(A) STARS II

About the GSA 8(a) STARS II Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)

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Contract Number: GS-06F-0865Z

DUNS: 929799901

Prompt Payment Terms: 0.2% Net 10 Days

Announcement: The 8(a) STARS II GWAC was awarded on July 29, 2011. GSA anticipates issuing the notice to proceed in the very near future, effectively opening the contract for business.

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.

8(a) STARS II design

The 8(a) STARS II design consists of two constellations (tiers) based on industry accreditations.

Constellation I includes industry partners with competitive pricing and technical proficiency.

Constellation II includes industry partners who have competitive pricing, technical proficiency, and an additional industry credential. The industry credentials for constellation II include one or more of the following:

Each of the 8(a) STARS II constellations includes four functional areas designated by the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). These NAICS functional areas are:

8(a) STARS II features

Multiple award, indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle

Five-year base with one five-year option

$10 billion program ceiling

Directed Order Authority: Directed task orders up to $4 million each are allowed for federal civilian and Department of Defense activities*

8(a) STARS II Contract Manager

Evelyn Pederson
Controller
Office: (678) 735-4794
E-mail: epederson@penielsolutions.com