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Presolicitation Notice - 70-- DELL PowerEdge T620

September 1, 2014

Notice Type: Presolicitation Notice

Posted Date: 31-AUG-14

Agency: Department of the Interior

Office Address: Department of the Interior; National Park Service; NPS - All Offices; 100 Alabama St., Atlanta, GA 30303

Subject: 70-- DELL PowerEdge T620

Classification Code: 70 - General purpose information technology equipment

Solicitation Number: S0040175876

Contact: Name: Client Services, Title: Client Services, Phone: 1.877.933.3243, Fax: 703.422.7822, Email:;

Setaside: N/AN/A

Place of Performance (address): Atlanta, GA 30303

Place of Performance (zipcode): 30303-8701

Place of Performance Country: US

Description: Department of the Interior

National Park Service

NPS - All Offices

Bids are being solicited under solicitation number S0040175876. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; bids are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. The solicitation is issued as an invitation for bids (IFB), unless otherwise indicated herein.If your company can provide the product/services listed on the solicitation and comply with all of the solicitation instructions, please respond to this notice. To view the specifications, please go to and reference Buy No. 663496. NASA SEWP IV Bids Only: Sellers bidding on this opportunity MUST have the items requested on an existing NASA SEWP IV contract. The contract must either be in the Seller's name or the Seller must be able to document its ability to act as an agent of a partner's contract. Sellers must not bid more than their applicable contract ceiling price, excluding the FedBid Fee, for contract-specific items. If FedBid receives notice that, due to inclusion of the FedBid Fee, the Selected Bid's line item pricing is higher than the Selected Seller's applicable published government contract pricing, the FedBid Fee will be reduced to ensure the Selected Bid's line item pricing does not exceed the Selected Seller's applicable contract pricing. Sellers may offer Open Market items only in accordance with the approved Terms and Conditions of their respective NASA SEWP IV contract AND upon approval from the soliciting Contracting officer. Information regarding NASA SEWP IV contracts is available at The FedBid system will automatically calculate SEWP fees to the Seller bid. This is viewable on the Seller's bid confirmation page prior to submittal. This requirement is unrestricted and only qualified sellers may submit bids.The solicitation pricing on will start on the date this solicitation is posted and will end on 2014-09-05 16:00:00.0 Eastern Time or as otherwise displayed at Destination shall be Atlanta, GA 30303 The DOI NPS SER EAST MABO requires the following items, Purchase Description Determined by Line Item, to the following: LI 001: DELL PowerEdge T620, Intel Xeon E-26XX Processors 5Yr Basic Hardware Warranty Repair: 5x10 HW-Only, 5x10 NBD Onsite

No Installation Maintenance Declined Declined Remote Consulting Service

PowerEdge T620 Shipping

Broadcom 5720 DP 1Gb Network Interface Card iDRAC7 Express Chassis with up to 8, 3.5" Hard Drives. Rack Configuration

No Bezel

Power Management BIOS Settings RAID Configuration RAID Controller Processor Additional Processor Memory Capacity Memory DIMM Type and Speed Memory Configuration Type Hard Drives Removable Storage System Documentation Internal Optical Drive Rack Rails and Casters Power Supply Power Cords Server Accessories Operating System OS Media Kits

Power Saving Dell Active Power Controller RAID 5 for H710P/H710/H310 (3-32 HDDs) PERC H710 Integrated RAID Controller, 512MB NV Cache, Full Height Intel Xeon ES-2640 v2 2.00GHz, 20M Cache, 7.2GT/s QPI, Turbo, HT, 8C, 95W, Max Mem 1600MHz Intel Xeon ES-2640 v2 2.00GHz, 20M Cache, 7.2GT/s QPI, Turbo, HT, 8C, 95W (8) 2GB RDIMM, 1333 MT/s, Low Volt, Single Rank, x8 Data Width 1333MT/s RDIMMs Performance Optimized (4) 500GB 7.2K RPM SATA 3Gbps 3.5in Hot-plug Hard Drive LT04-120 Internal Tape Drive w/Controller No System Documentation, No OpenManage DVD Kit DVD ROM, SATA, Internal ReadyRails'" Sliding Rails With Cable Management Arm Dual, Hot-plug, Redundant Power Supply (1+1), 495W (2) NEMA 5-15P to C13 Wall Plug, 125 Volt, 15 AMP, 10 Feet (3m), Power Cord Keyboard and Optical Mouse, USB, Black, English, with 17 LCD Monitor No Operating System No Media Required, 3, EA; " token=%3D%3DwBKxmaVGYR9ixdekn4lZJLQAAAAAHeAAgAgTFCGg%2FFzzqQbJAAyVXBA0Or"Solicitation and Buy Attachments ***Question Submission: Interested offerors must submit any questions concerning the solicitation at the earliest time possible to enable the Buyer to respond. Questions must be submitted by using the 'Submit a Question' feature at Questions not received within a reasonable time prior to close of the solicitation may not be considered.*** For this solicitation, DOI NPS SER EAST MABO intends to conduct an online competitive reverse auction to be facilitated by the third-party reverse auction provider, FedBid, Inc. FedBid has developed an online, anonymous, browser based application to conduct the reverse auction. A Seller may submit a series of pricing bids, which descend in price during the specified period of time for the aforementioned reverse auction. DOI NPS SER EAST MABO is taking this action in an effort to improve both seller access and awareness of requests and the agency's ability to gather multiple, completed, real-time bids.All responsible Sellers that respond to this solicitation MUST submit the pricing portion of their bid using the online exchange located at There is no cost to register, review procurement data or make a bid on that are not currently registered to use should proceed to to complete their free registration. Sellers that require special considerations or assistance may contact the FedBid Helpdesk at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or via email at Sellers may not artificially manipulate the price of a transaction on by any means. It is unacceptable to place bad faith bids, to use decoys in the process or to collude with the intent or effect of hampering the competitive process.Should Sellers require additional clarification, contact FedBid at 877-9FEDBID (877-933-3243) or Use of FedBid: Buyers and Sellers agree to conduct this transaction through FedBid in compliance with the FedBid Terms of Use. Failure to comply with the below terms and conditions may result in offer being determined as non-responsive. Payment requests must be submitted electronically through the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Internet Payment Platform System (IPP).------ The Contractor must use the IPP website to register, access, and use IPP for submitting requests for payment. The Contractor Government Business Point of contact (as listed in CCR) will receive enrollment instructions via email from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (FRBB) within 3 - 5 business days of the contract award date.------ If the Contractor is unable to comply with the requirement to use IPP for submitting invoices for payment, the Contractor must submit a waiver request in writing to the Contracting Officer with its proposal or quotation. Preference is given to environmentally "green" products. Please specify for each line item whether or not item is: recycled content, bio-based/bio-preferred, environmentally preferable, no or low toxic, or other green product not identified. New Equipment ONLY; NO remanufactured or "gray market" items. All items must be covered by the manufacturer's warranty. Bid MUST be good for 30 calendar days after close of Buy. Shipping must be free on board (FOB) destination CONUS (Continental U.S.), which means that the seller must deliver the goods on its conveyance at the destination specified by the buyer, and the seller is responsible for the cost of shipping and risk of loss prior to actual delivery at the specified destination. This solicitation requires registration with the System for Award Management (SAM) prior to award, pursuant to applicable regulations and guidelines. Registration information can be found at


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