Contract Number: DOC50PAPT1500033
Period of Performance: August 19, 2015 through August 18, 2022 – The total duration of this contract, including the exercise of any options under this clause, shall not exceed 7 years.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has established a multiple award Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract program for the purpose of fulfilling a broad range of commercial information technology (IT) requirements throughout the enterprise.
Over the next seven (7) years, the USPTO anticipates purchasing a substantial amount of non-desktop IT supplies and related software under this ID/IQ program. The intend under this program is establish procurement economies significantly reducing procurement lead-times, promote adequate competition among the awarded suppliers, and achieve agency goals in utilizing small business concerns.
This ID/IQ program will serve as one-stop-shop offering a broad range of computer hardware and software products to include computer hardware, software and licenses, hardware/software maintenance, and related services that are similar to those found under other government wide acquisition contracts. Examples of items that the USPTO may procure include but are not limited to: servers, server racks, color scanners, mass storage units, fiber channel ports and fabric management software for Cisco Systems, dual port fiber channel cards, routers, switches, security software, automated tape libraries, data tape cartridges, security software, software maintenance, virus control software, security software, installation of multi-vendor computer equipment, customization of hardware or software, training and product technical support.