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Combine Solicitation - STORAGE ARRAY/DEVICE

August 29, 2014

Notice Type: Combine Solicitation

Posted Date: 28-AUG-14

Office Address: Department of Health and Human Services; National Institutes of Health; Nat'l Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, & Kidney Diseases; 2 Democracy Plaza, Suite 700W6707 Democracy Blvd., MSC 5455 Bethesda MD 20892-5455


Classification Code: 70 - General purpose information technology equipment

Solicitation Number: NICHD-14-063A

Contact: Tina Robinson, Phone 301-443-7796, Fax 301-480-8844, Email

Setaside: Total Small BusinessTotal Small Business

Place of Performance (address): National Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD

Place of Performance (zipcode): 20814

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of Health and Human Services

National Institutes of Health

Nat'l Institute of Diabetes, Digestive, & Kidney Diseases

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR 12.6 as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation and a separate written solicitation will not be issued. This solicitation number is NICHD-14-063a and is issued as a Request for Quotation (RFQ). The solicitation/contract will include all applicable provisions and clauses in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-76. The North American Industry Classification (NAICS) Code is 334112 and the business size standard is 1000 employees. However, this solicitation is a set aside for a total small business. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) have a requirement for a vendor who is capable of providing the following Dot Hill Systems storage arrays, etc.: * PN: D4834CN72007BA: 4834, 2RM, 4GB, 12X6TB SAS, 7K,, AC, V2,DH - QUANTITY (2) EA * PN: D4134CN72007BA: 4134 2JM 12X6TB SAS 7K AC V2 DH - QUANTITY (2) EA * PN: DS-SS-2RAID-ADV: DH SUPPORT PLAN SECURE SITE RAID ADV EXCHANGE - QUANTITY (1) EA * PN: DS-SS-JBOD-ADV: DH SUPPORT PLAN SECURE SITE, JBOD, ADV EXCH - QUANTITY (2) EA * PN: P-ISCSI-001: DMS SW BUNDLE - QUANTITY (1) EA * PN: SW-DMS-R01-3K-M3: DOTHILL-BUNDLE DMS, 3-YEAR SUPPORT EXT, ASSURED SAN 3000/5000 - QUANTITY (1 EA) * PN: PFRUKK13: SFP+, 10GigE 3.3V 850nm LC Mod, 4 pk - QUANTITY (4) EA

The offeror must include a completed copy of the provision of FAR Clause 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications - Commercial Items with its offer. The provisions of FAR Clause 52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors - Commercial Items; FAR Clause 52.212-2, Evaluation - Commercial Items -Evaluation Procedures: The Government will select the best overall offer based on price and ability to meet the specifications identified in the requirement. The Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose offer, conforming to the solicitation; will be the most advantageous to the Government in accordance with the requirement. Only those offerors determined to be in compliance with the requirements as stated in this solicitation will be considered for award. If additional information is required to support price reasonableness, each offeror may be required to provide a hard copy of their price break-down. Non-conformance with this requirement may result in the offeror's quote being determined unacceptable. FAR Clause 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions - Commercial Items; and FAR 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders - Commercial Items - Deviation for Simplified Acquisitions applies to this acquisition. The offeror must include their Dun & Bradstreet Number (DUNS), the Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN), and the certification of business size. The clauses are available in full text at Interested vendors capable of furnishing the government with the services specified in this synopsis should submit a copy of their quotation/offer to the following address: Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, 6100 Executive Boulevard, Room 5C01, Bethesda, MD 20852. Attention: Tina Robinson or via email to by the due date and time below. Offers must also be accompanied by descriptive literature, warranties and/or other information that demonstrates that the offer meets all of the foregoing requirements. Quotations will be due (9) nine calendar days from the publication date of this synopsis or by September 5, 2014 before 10:00 A.M. EST. The quotation must reference "Solicitation number" NICHD-14-063a. All responsible sources may submit a quotation, which if timely received, shall be considered by the agency. Any questions must be sent via email to and must include solicitation# NICHD-14-063a in the subject line of email. Faxed copies/responses will not be accepted. Note: In order to receive an award, contractor must be registered and have valid certification in the System for Award Management (SAM) @ Lack of valid registration in SAM will make an offeror ineligible for award.


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