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Combine Solicitation - Fully Redundant Data Storage System

January 30, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 29-JAN-14

Office Address: Department of the Air Force; Air Combat Command; 49 CONS; 490 First Street, Suite 2160Building 29 Holloman AFB NM 88330-7908

Subject: Fully Redundant Data Storage System

Classification Code: 35 - Service and trade equipment

Solicitation Number: FA4801-14-BB-02

Contact: Beau J. Burton, Phone 5755720274, Email - David J. Morgan, Contracting Officer, Phone 5755723578, Email

Setaside: Total Small BusinessTotal Small Business

Place of Performance (address): Holloman AFB, New Mexico 88330Holloman AFB, NM

Place of Performance (zipcode): 88330

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of the Air Force

Air Combat Command


This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. The solicitation number for this procurement is F2ETGT3344A002 and this is a Request For Quotation (RFQ). This announcement will be issued as a combined synopsis/solicitation. The anticipated award will be a Firm Fixed Price Contract; the award will be made based on the lowest price. The solicitation shall incorporate provisions and clauses that are in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular FAC 2005-72. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code is 334112. The SB size standard for this code is 1000 EMP. 0001-AA ASSUREDSAN DUAL ISCSI ACTIVE/ACTIVE CONTROLLERS-36 TB (RAW) INCLUDING ASSURED REMOTE, ASSURED SNAP, ASSURED COPY








Requirements: Fully Redundant data storage array system, hardware and software, that will attach and be compatible with customer's computer systems. The system needs to support multi drive configuration and mixed drive types (SSD, SAS, and SATA) within same enclosure and scalable to over 350 TB to support operations at the Test Track for at least the next ten years.

All items shall be delivered to Holloman AFB, NM 88330. The following addenda is provided to this provision: Request for Quotation should be submitted and shall contain the following information: Solicitation Number; Time Specified for receipt of offers; Name; Address; Telephone Number of Offeror; Terms of the expressed warranty; Price, Payment terms, Any discount terms, F.O.B. destination, CAGE code, DUNS number, Tax ID number and acknowledgement of all solicitation amendments. Quotes must indicate quantity, unit price and total amount. Offerors that fail to furnish the required information, or reject the terms and conditions of the solicitation may be excluded from consideration.

FAR 52.209-10 Prohibition on Contracting With Inverted Domestic Corporations; FAR 52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors -- Commercial Items (JUN 2008); FAR 52.212-3 Offerors Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items (APR 2011); FAR 52.212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items (JUN 2010); FAR 52.212-5 (Dev) Contract terms and Conditions required to implement statutes or executive orders-Commercial Items (MAR 2012); FAR 52.219-6 Notice of Total Small Business Set-Aside (JUN 2003); FAR 52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation (Apr 2009); FAR 52.222-19 Child Labor-Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies (JUL 2010) (E.O. 13126); FAR 52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities (FEB 1999); FAR 52.223-18 Contractor Policy to Ban Text Messaging While Driving (SEP 2010); FAR 52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases (JUNE 2008) (E.O.s, proclamations, and statutes administered by the Office of Foreign Assets Control of the Department of Treasury); FAR 52.232-33 Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer-Central Contractor Registration (OCT 2003) (31 U.S.C. 3332); DFARS 252.203-7002 Requirement to Inform Employees of Whistleblower Rights (JAN 2009); DFARS 252.252-7003 Item Unique Identification and Valuation; DFARS 252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests (Mar 2008) (10 U.S.C.); DFARS 252.247-7023 Transportation of Supplies by Sea (May 2002); AFFARS 5352.201-9101 Ombudsman; HAFB 001: Holloman AFB Holiday Instructions; HAFB 006: NCIC Requirements and Access to Holloman AFB, NM (17 May 10); HAFB 007: New Mexico Gross Receipts Tax; HAFB 009: Wide Area Workflow Statement (AUG 2007); HAFB 012: HAFB Cell Phone Policy (31 Aug 2006);

Points Of contact

Contract Administrator: Beau J. Burton, SrA, USAF; Phone: (575) 572-0274, FAX: 575-572-7333, e-mail

Contracting Officer: David J. Morgan, SSgt, USAF; Phone: (575)-572-2203, FAX: (575) 572-7333, e-mail

IMPORTANT NOTICES: 1) RFQ submission must be in accordance with solicitation; 2) Offerors must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) to be eligible for award 3) All Amendments, if applicable, must be acknowledged; 4) Questions concerning this notice should be submitted to the Points of contact as indicated in this announcement. 5) Facsimile and email offers will be accepted and are preferred. 6) Send quotes to all points of contact. 7) This requirement is subject to the availability of funds.

Response Time - Responses will be accepted at the 49th Contracting Squadron, 490 First St, Suite 2160, Holloman AFB, NM 88330 not later than 1600 (4:00 p.m.) Mountain Standard Time on 5 Feb 2014. All quotes must be marked with RFQ number and title. All questions must be submitted on or before 3 Feb 2014 at 1600 MST. The preferred method to receive quotes is via email to both the Contract administrator and Contracting Officer.


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