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Combine Solicitation - Hitachi SAN Switches

May 28, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 27-MAY-14

Office Address: Department of the Air Force; Air Force Materiel Command; AFLCMC/PK - WPAFB (includes PZ, WL, WW, WI, WN, WK, LP, WF, WK); 2275 D Street Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433-7218

Subject: Hitachi SAN Switches

Classification Code: 70 - General purpose information technology equipment

Solicitation Number: FA8604-14-M-7101

Contact: Colette Bergin, Phone 9376567406, Email

Setaside: N/AN/A

Place of Performance (address): WPAFB, OH

Place of Performance (zipcode): 45433

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of the Air Force

Air Force Materiel Command

AFLCMC/PK - WPAFB (includes PZ, WL, WW, WI, WN, WK, LP, WF, WK)

DESCRIPTION: COMBINED SYNOPSIS/SOLICITATION This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 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 Government reserves the right to award without discussions. The solicitation document, FA8604-14-M-7101, is a Request for Quotes (RFQ) and incorporates FAR provisions and clauses in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2005-73.

This requirement is for the following brand name Hitachi products:

Hitachi DCX8510 LINE MODEL DESCRIPTION QTY 1 BR-DCX-0132.P KIT,2 PWRCD,250V,20A,NEMA L6-20,2.5M 2 2 BR-DCX8510-2048.P DCX8510, ENHANCED PORT BLADE, 48P, 48 8GB SWL SFPs 4 3 HD-DCX8518-0001.P DCX8510-8,2PS,0P,2CP,2 16GB CORE,0 SFP,EB (EF, FW, APM, TRK, AN, SAO) 2 4 HDS-HW-INSTALL.S Hitachi Platform HW Installation 5 301-003186-01.P SVC INST DCX8510 Director 0Port 0SFP 16GB 2 6 HDS-HW-MAINT.S Hitachi Platform HW Maintenance 7 301-001735-01.P SVC STD DCX FC8-48, 8Gb 48 Port Blade, 48 8Gb SWL SFP 48 8 301-003188-01.P SVC STD DCX8510 Director 0Port 0SFP 16GB 24 9 DCX8518SVC-SWMAINT.P SVRS, Hitachi DCX8510 Maintenance 24

Delivery is 30 days After Receipt of Order (ARO)

Ship to: Wright-Patterson AFB, OH 45433, FOB is Destination.

The provision at 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors -- Commercial, applies to this acquisition.

The provision at 52.212-2, Evaluation--Commercial Items, applies; the only evaluation factor being price.

52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items. If offeror has completed the annual representations and certificates electronically via, offeror shall complete and submit only paragraphs 52.212-3(b), Offeror Representations and Certifications--Commercial Items, (below) with the offer. (1) Annual Representations and Certifications. Any changes provided by the offeror in paragraph (b)(2) of this provision do not automatically change the representations and certifications posted on the Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) website. (2) The offeror has completed the annual representations and certifications electronically via the ORCA website accessed through After reviewing the ORCA database information, the offeror verifies by submission of this offer that the representation and certifications currently posted electronically at FAR 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items, have been entered or updated in the last 12 months, are current, accurate, complete, and applicable to this solicitation (including the business size standard applicable to the NAICS code referenced for this solicitation), as of the date of this offer and are incorporated in this offer by reference (see FAR 4.1201), except for paragraphs ____________. [Offeror to identify the applicable paragraphs at (c) through (o) of this provision that the offeror has completed for the purposes of this solicitation only, if any. These amended representation(s) and/or certification(s) are also incorporated in this offer and are current, accurate, and complete as of the date of this offer. Any changes provided by the offeror are applicable to this solicitation only, and do not result in an update to the representations and certifications posted electronically on ORCA.] If an offeror has not completed the annual representations and certificates electronically at the ORCA website, the offeror shall complete and submit only paragraphs 52.212-3 (c) through (o).

The clause at 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions -- Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition.

The clause at 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes Or Executive Orders -- Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition.

All items must be TAA compliant in accordance with FAR.

DPAS rating is DO-A7.

Open Market pricing is required.

Award will be made to the lowest price, technically acceptable, responsive, responsible offeror.

Anticipated Award Date is: 27 June 2014

Mrs. Jill Willingham-Allen has been appointed as Ombudsman. The purpose of the Ombudsman is to communicate contractor concerns, issues, disagreements, and recommendations to the appropriate government personnel. The Ombudsman does not participate in the preparation of solicitations, evaluation of proposals or source selection process and does not diminish the authority of the contracting officer. Any questions or concerns about this solicitation should first directed to the buyer at the e-mail address or phone number listed, or you may contact the Ombudsman at

Proposals are due by 12:00 noon EST, 4 June 2014. Proposals shall be sent via email to Any questions regarding this acquisition should be directed to Colette Bergin (937) 656-7406 or by e-mail.


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