NASA/NSSC has a requirement for Research Network Connection and Colocation at the Level3 PoP in McLean, VA including Power and Equipment Rack Space.
NASA/NSSC intends to issue a sole source contract to University of Maryland Mid-Atlantic Crossroads, 3112 Lee Bldg 7809 Regents Dr., College Park, MD under the authority of FAR 13.106-1(b)(1)(i). It has been determined that University of Maryland Mid-Atlantic Crossroads is the sole provider of Research Network Connection and Colocation at the Level3 PoP in McLean, VA including Power and Equipment Rack Space.
NASA/NSSC will be the procuring center for this effort. Performance will be located at NASA/ Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC).
The NAICS Code for this procurement is 541712.
Interested organizations may submit their capabilities and qualifications to perform the effort in writing to the identified point of contact not later than 10:00 a.m. Central Standard Time on January 17, 2017. Such capabilities/qualifications will be evaluated solely for the purpose of determining whether or not to conduct this procurement on a competitive basis. A determination by the Government not to compete this proposed effort on a full and open competition basis, based upon responses to this notice, is solely within the discretion of the government.
Oral communications are not acceptable in response to this notice.
FAR 52.213-4 Terms and Conditions-Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items) (Mar 2016) is hereby incorporated by reference.
NASA Clause 1852.215-84, Ombudsman, is applicable. The Center Ombudsman for this acquisition can be found at http://prod.nais.nasa.gov/pub/pub_library/Omb.html .
Primary Point of Contact:
Elisa J. Clark
Secondary Point of Contact:
Elisa J. Clark, Contract Specialist, Email email@example.com - Tanisha Rush, Contracting Officer, Email firstname.lastname@example.org