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Combine Solicitation - Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Upgrade/Expansion

July 2, 2014



Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 01-JUL-14

Office Address: Other Defense Agencies; Defense Media Activity; DMA Acquisition and Procurement CA; 23755 Z Street Riverside CA 92518-2031

Subject: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Upgrade/Expansion

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

Solicitation Number: HQ002841406600

Contact: Susan M. Madrid, Contracting Officer, Phone 951-413-2371, Fax 951-413-2432, Email susan.madrid@dma.mil - Kathryn Maurais, Contract Specialist, Phone 9514132502, Email kathryn.maurais@dma.mil

Setaside: Total Small BusinessTotal Small Business

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Other Defense Agencies

Defense Media Activity

DMA Acquisition and Procurement CA

Description(s): This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotes are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. a. Solicitation Number HQ003041050004000 is being issued as a Request for Quotation (RFQ) and incorporates the following with the word "quoter" substituted for "offeror".

b. Provisions and clauses are those in effect through both Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-75 effective 24 June 2014 and DFARS Change Notice 20140624.

c. This procurement is 100% small business set-aside, brand name requirement associated with NAICS Code 541512 and small business size standard of $25.5M.

d. Description: Note:

The Contractor shall deliver, install and configure all Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) equipment to expand the existing VBRICK IPTV system from Schriever AFB (SAFB) to Vandenberg AFB (VAFB) and Buckley AFB (BAFB). This will be accomplished by adding a VBRICK Enterprise Management System (VEMS) and a Distributed Media Engine (DME) at VAFB and BAFB. The DME at each location will be configured to receive five network news channels from SAFB over the Air Force Network (AFNET) and multicast these channels throughout the base over the Non-Classified Internet Protocol Router Network (NIPRNET). Users will be able to access the video through the VEMS web portal interface using Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) authentication. The system will also be configured to allow DMEs to share video across the 4 bases in AFSPC with VBRICK IPTV systems. See attached Performance Work Statement (PWS), and brand name justification for additional details.

CLIN 0001: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Upgrade/Expansion - Equipment (Vandenberg AFB, CA). Reference the Performance Work Statement (PWS) attached hereto.

UNIT PRICE @ _____________ x 1 EA = __________________

CLIN 0002: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Upgrade/Expansion - Installation/Configuration/Training (Vandenberg AFB,CA). Reference the Performance Work Statement (PWS) attached hereto.

UNIT PRICE: @ _____________ x 1 EA = __________________

CLIN 0003: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Upgrade/Expansion - Equipment - (Buckley AFB, CO). Reference the Performance Work Statement (PWS) attached hereto.

UNIT PRICE @ _____________ x 1 EA = __________________

CLIN 0004: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) Upgrade/Expansion - Installation/Configuration/Training (Buckley AFB, CO). Reference the Performance Work Statement (PWS) attached hereto.

UNIT PRICE: @ _____________ x 1 EA = __________________

Note: Vendor's quote format is allowable.

FOR CONSIDERATION ENSURE FREIGHT IS ABSORBED IN UNIT PRICE

e. Delivery and acceptance will be made at location:

FOB DESTINATION: CLINS 0001-0002:

FB4610 30 LRS LGRDDC BLDG 5500 2010 NEW MEXICO AVE. VANDENBERG AFB, CA 93437

CLINS 0003-0004:

F1K1CA 460TH SPACE COMM SQ 84 N. ASPEN STREET BUCKLEY AFB, CO 80011

f. FAR Provision 52.212-1 (Instructions to Offerors - Commercial Items) (APR 2014) applies to this acquisition. Para (k) requires current registration in SAM at https://www.sam.gov.

g. FAR Provision 52.212-2 Evaluation - Commercial Items (JAN 1999) applies with the following insertion at paragraph (a): Technical, Past Performance, and Price; with award being made to the lowest priced responsible, responsive Offeror, with acceptable past performance, meeting the requirements of this combined synopsis/solicitation. Technical evaluation will be based on the Offeror's certification that it is a Manufacturer Authorized Partner and that it has the certification/ specialization level required by the manufacturer to support both the product sale and product pricing, in accordance with the applicable manufacturer certification/ specialization requirements. Past Performance will be verified by checking the Offeror's information on Government past performance websites (i.e. PPIRS) and by checking the Offeror's status on the Excluded Parties List System (EPLS). Offerors are reminded that the Government reserves the right to obtain past performance information from any source available. Offerors will be given the opportunity to respond to any negative past performance information received.

It is the responsibility of all interested offerors to review this site frequently for any updates/ amendments that may occur during the solicitation process. The posting of this requirement does not obligate the Government to award a contract nor does it obligate the Government to pay for any proposal preparation costs. The Government reserves the right to cancel this procurement/ solicitation either before or after the solicitation closing date, with no obligation to the offeror by the Government. The Government will issue a contract to the responsible, responsive offeror, with acceptable past performance, submitting the lowest price. All prospective contractors must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) in order to be eligible for contract award. For registration, go to www.sam.gov and follow the instructions.

The Government reserves the right to make multiple awards if, after considering the additional administrative costs, it is in the Government's best interest to do so.

h. Quotations must include a completed copy of FAR Provision 52.212-3 (Offeror Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items) (NOV 2013). Electronic submission is located at https://www.sam.gov.

i. This order will include the following referenced clauses which may be accessed electronically at http://farsite.hill.af.mil.

FAR 52.212-4 (Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items) (MAY 2014) FAR 52.212-5 (Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statues Or Executive Orders-Commercial Items) (MAY 2014) FAR 52.225-5 (Trade Agreements) (Nov 2013) FAR 52.225-6 (Trade Agreements Certificate) (May 2014) FAR 52.225-18 (Place of Manufacture) (Sep 2006) FAR 52.232-33 (Payment by Electronic Funds-System for Award Management (JUL 2013) DFARS 252.204-7004 Alt A (System For Award Management) (FEB 2014) DFARS 252.204-7007 (Alternate A, Annual Representations and Certification (MAR 2014) DFARS 252.204-7012 Safeguarding of Unclassified Controlled Technical Information (NOV 2013) DFARS 252.232-7003 (Electronic Submission of Payment Request) (JUN 2012) DFARS 252.232-7006 (Wide Area Work Flow Payment Instructions (MAY 2013) DFARS 252.246-7000 (Material Inspection and Receiving Report) (MAR 2008)

Applicable FAR and DFARS clauses required by regulations, in addition to Local DMC clauses, 52.0100-4028 (Contract contact Information) (DMC) (JUN 2005) and 52.0100-4094 (Marking Instructions for All Items to Include Drop Ship and Direct Shipment) (JUN 2006) will be included.

252.209-7993 - REPRESENTATION BY CORPORATIONS REGARDING AN UNPAID DELINQUENT TAX LIABILITY OR A FELONY CONVICTION UNDER ANY FEDERAL LAW-FISCAL YEAR 2014 APPROPRIATIONS (DEVIATION 2014-OO0009) (FEB 2014)

(a) In accordance with sections 8113 and 8114 of the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2014, and sections 414 and 415 of the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 (Public Law 113-76, Divisions C and J), none of the funds made available by those divisions (including Military Construction funds) may be used to enter into a contract with any corporation that- (1) Has any unpaid Federal tax liability that has been assessed, for which all judicial and administrative remedies have been exhausted or have lapsed, and that is not being paid in a timely manner pursuant to an agreement with the authority responsible for collecting the tax liability, where the awarding agency is aware of the unpaid tax liability, unless the agency has considered suspension or debarment of the corporation and made a determination that this further action is not necessary to protect the interests of the Government; or (2) Was convicted of a felony criminal violation under any Federal law within the preceding 24 months, where the awarding agency is aware of the conviction, unless the agency has considered suspension or debarment of the corporation and made a determination that this action is not necessary to protect the interests of the Government. (b) The Offeror represents that- (1) It is [ ] is not [ ] a corporation that has any unpaid Federal tax liability that has been assessed, for which all judicial and administrative remedies have been exhausted or have lapsed, and that is not being paid in a timely manner pursuant to an agreement with the authority responsible for collecting the tax liability, (2) It is [ ] is not [ ] a corporation that was convicted of a felony criminal violation under a Federal law within the preceding 24 months.

(End of provision)

j. QUOTATIONS ARE DUE BY2:00 PM PACIFIC STANDARD TIME ON 17 JULY 2014 IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED. Send quotation responses to Susan Madrid - susan.madrid@dma.mil. On the Subject line of the e-mail insert " QUOTE HQ003041050004000" to expedite identification of your quote. For assistance or questions about this announcement may be telephonically addressed at (951) 413-2371.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to technical issues email and fax may not result in your quotation arriving before the cut-off time so please allow extra time if you're sending your quote via electronic means.

Link/URL: https://www.fbo.gov/notices/9ba6da83aa854df15def594e80cd4d81


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