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IT Schedule 70 2nd Generation Information Technology (2GIT) BPA Award Announcement

 

 

 

Today, the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) announced the award of the 5-year, $5 billion 2nd Generation Information Technology blanket purchase agreements (BPAs) that will provide for the efficient purchase of Commercial Off-The-Shelf IT hardware and software products and ancillary supplies and services. Developed through a strategic partnership between GSA and U.S. Air Force (USAF), the 2GIT BPAs are available to all Department of Defense (DOD) agencies, as well as all federal, state, local, regional, and tribal governments, consistent with GSA’s Cooperative Purchasing Program. The 2GIT BPAs will replace the USAF NETCENTS-2 IT Products IDIQ contract which expires on November 5, 2019. 

The awards were made to nine Contract Team Agreement (CTA) leads. Aggregate total of team members resulted in a total of 75 Industry Partners comprised of 19 large and 56 small businesses. See attached PDF for a complete list of awardees. 

Scope:

Benefits:

The benefits of 2GIT extend government-wide. Benefits include:

  • Easier, quicker ordering process
  • Competitive pricing 
  • Integrated supply chain risk management:
    • Protection against cybersecurity and counterfeit vulnerabilities
  • Use of Category Management Principles:
    • Reduces contract duplication and administrative burden
    • Ability to collect prices paid data and track savings 
  • Products added within 24-48 hours via FAStLane modifications
    • More authorized resellers of major Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Software Publishers
    • Maximum availability of products
  • OMB Best-in-Class designation
  • Support for small business participation
  • Complimentary Customer Support and Training (On-Site and Virtual) 

For More Information

  • If you have general questions, please contact the IT Customer Service Center at (855) 482-4348 or itcsc@gsa.gov. The phone line is open Sunday 8 p.m. to Friday at 8:30 p.m. CT
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