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Combine Solicitation - USAC Request for Quote: IBM Software Subscription & Support Renewal

May 28, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 27-MAY-14

Office Address: Federal Communications Commission; Office of the Managing Director; Contracts and Purchasing Center; 445 12th Street, SW Washington DC 20554

Subject: USAC Request for Quote: IBM Software Subscription & Support Renewal

Classification Code: D - Information technology services, including telecommunications services

Solicitation Number: USAC-IT-2014-05-005

Contact: Becca Wray, Purchasing Specialist II, Phone 202-776-0200, Fax 202-776-0080, Email

Setaside: N/AN/A

Place of Performance (address): 2000 L Street, NW, Suite 200Washington, DC

Place of Performance (zipcode): 20036

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Federal Communications Commission

Office of the Managing Director

Contracts and Purchasing Center

At the request of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Office of Managing Director (OMD), and to ensure wide exposure of the Universal Service Administrative Company's (USAC) solicitations, the FCC is alerting the public that USAC has posted on its website, the Request for Quotes (RFQ) to provide IBM Software Subscription & Support Renewals. The RFQ is available electronically at The closing date for quotes is June 9, 2014 at 04:30PM Eastern Time. This is a combined synopsis/solicitation issued in accordance with Part 13 of Title 48 of the Code of Federal Regulations (known as the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)). This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; no separate written solicitation will be issued. The solicitation number is USAC-IT-2014-05-005. Quotes are being requested and a separate written solicitation will not be issued. No additional notification will be issued by the FCC. ALL COMMUNICATIONS IN REFERENCE TO THESE OPPORTUNITIES SHALL BE THROUGH USAC'S Contracting Office. The RFQ describes the services requested and provides instructions on how to respond. BACKGROUND: USAC is a not-for-profit Delaware corporation. The FCC has appointed USAC as the permanent administrator of the Universal Service Fund (USF) and the universal service support mechanisms (Support Mechanisms): High Cost (HC), Low Income (LI), Rural Health Care (RHC) and Schools & Libraries (SL) as set forth in Title 47, Part 54, Section 701 of the Code of Federal Regulations. As part of its administrative function, USAC performs, subject to FCC oversight, the billing, collection, and disbursement functions associated with the USF and the Support Mechanisms. Additional information concerning USAC and its administration of the USF and Support Mechanisms can be obtained from USAC's website located at: []. This solicitation is to contract with authorized IBM partners and/or resellers to provide new IBM Software Subscription & Support Remewals. The RFQ further describes the services requested and provides instructions on how to respond. THIS IS NOT A PROCUREMENT BY A FEDERAL AGENCY, GOVERNMENT CORPORATION, GOVERNMENT CONTROLLED CORPORATION OR OTHER ESTABLISHMENT IN THE EXECUTIVE BRANCH OF THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT. THE CONTRACT AWARDED AS A RESULT OF THIS RFQ WILL NOT BE A SUBCONTRACT UNDER A FEDERAL PRIME CONTRACT TO USAC. Complete quotes must be submitted to Ms. Becca Wray, USAC Contracting Office, no later than the date and time set forth in the RFQ. Quotes must be submitted by e-mail ( []), mail, courier or hand delivered to: Universal Service Administrative Company Attn: Ms. Becca Wray, 2000 L Street, NW, Suite 200. Washington, DC 20036.


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