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Combine Solicitation - GraphPad PRISM Software Renewal

June 6, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 05-JUN-14

Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; National Institutes of Health; National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases/AMOB; 10401 Fernwood Drive, Suite 2NE70, MSC 4811 Bethesda MD 20817

Subject: GraphPad PRISM Software Renewal

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

Solicitation Number: NOI-RML6-14013

Contact: Bradley C. Engel, Purchasing Agent, Phone 4063759811, Fax 406-363-9288, Email - Julienne Keiser, Contracting Officer, Phone 406-363-9370, Fax 406-363-9288, Email

Setaside: N/AN/A

Place of Performance (address): 10401 Fernwood RdBethesda, MD

Place of Performance (zipcode): 20817

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

National Institute of Allergy & Infectious Diseases/AMOB

This notice is a combined synopsis/solicitation/Notice of Intent. The Government intends to negotiate on a sole source basis with GraphPad for annual renewal of proprietary PRISM Software Site License. Renewal includes maintenance and technical support with a 12 month period of performance. This acquisition will be made in accordance with the format in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Subpart 12.6 "Streamlined Procedures for Evaluation and solicitation for commercial Items," as applicable, and as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotes are not being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. Submit offers on NOI-RML6-14013. This solicitation is a request for quotes (RFQ).The solicitation documents and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-74 date 05/30/2014. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code for this procurement is 511210 with a small business size standard of $35.5M.

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Rocky Mountain Laboratories, is seeking to purchase Annual GraphPad Proprietary Software. FOB Point shall be Destination: Bethesda, MD 20852.

Place of Performance: NIH 10401 Fernwood Rd Bethesda, MDUnited States

Award will be based on the capability of the item offered to meet the above stated salient characteristics, price, past performance, delivery, warranty, and the best value to the government.

The following FAR provisions apply to this acquisition: FAR 52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors Commercial Items (April 2014) FAR 52.213-3 Offerors Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items (Nov 2013) Offerors must complete annual representations and certifications on-line at in accordance with FAR 52.212-3 Offerors Representations and Certifications- Commercial Items The following contract clauses apply to this acquisition: FAR 52-212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions Commercial Items (May 2014) FAR 52-212.5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders Commercial Items (May 2014). The applicable subparagraphs of FAR52.212-5 are included in the attachment to this posting. HHSAR 352.222.70 Contractor Cooperation in Equal Employment Opportunity (Jan 2010) By submission of an offer, the offeror acknowledges the requirement that a prospective awardee shall be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database prior to award, during performance, and through final payment of any contract, basic agreement, basic ordering agreement, or blanket purchasing agreement resulting from this solicitation (

Copies of the above-referenced provisions and clauses are available from or, upon request, either by telephone or fax.

This is an open-market combined synopsis/solicitation/Notice of Intent for GraphPad proprietary PRISM Software Renewal as defined herein. The government intends to award a purchase order as a result of this combined synopsis/solicitation that will include the terms and conditions set forth herein. To facilitate the award process all quotes must include a statement regarding the terms and conditions herein as follows: "The Terms and conditions in the solicitation are acceptable to be included in the award document without modification, deletion, or addition." OR "The terms and conditions in the solicitation are acceptable to be included in the award document with the exception, deletion, or addition of the following:" (Quoter shall list exception(s) and rationale for the exception(s).)

Submission shall be received not later than 4:30 PM (MDST), 06/08/2014.

Offers may be mailed to Bradley Engel at Rocky Mountain Laboratories, 903 S. 4th Street, Hamilton, Mt 59840; faxed to the POC indicated above (Fax - 406-363-9288); or e-mailed to ( Late submissions shall be treated in accordance with the solicitation provision at FAR 52.212-1(f)

All responsible sources may submit an offer that will be considered by this Agency. Any questions or concerns regarding this solicitation should be forwarded in writing via e-mail to (Purchasing Agent and email address).


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