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United States: Interim Rule Bans Use Of Huawei, ZTE And Other Chinese Companies Effective Immediately

Last week, the Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA) and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) issued an interim rule prohibiting federal agencies from procuring telecommunications and video surveillance equipment and services from five Chinese companies (with the potential for additional companies to be added to the […] Click here to view original …

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FCW Insider: Aug. 22

FCW Insider: Aug. 22

Think of the September deadline for agencies to award contracts under the General Services Administration ‘s $50-billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions telecommunications contract as a “yellow light,” said GSA’s telecom services director at an industry event. Mark Rockwell has more on why GSA is softening its line on a looming […] Click here to view original …

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GSA posts Draft Solicitation for 8(a) STARS III GWAC

Re: Solicitation Number: 47QTCH19N0001 “The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) is seeking feedback on this draft solicitation from interested parties for the 8(a) Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resource for Services (STARS) III Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC). The ordering period for the predecessor contract, 8(a) STARS II, ends on August 30, […] Click here to view original …

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Regulators pressed on Chinese gear in energy supply chain

Regulators pressed on Chinese gear in energy supply chain

Congress The heads of agencies charged with protecting the cybersecurity of electrical transmission infrastructure told members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Energy Subcommittee that they’re addressing supply chain concerns on a number of fronts. The top managers of the Office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response […] Click here to view original …

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Amazon a Top Contender for GSA’s E-Commerce Pilot

Amazon a Top Contender for GSA’s E-Commerce Pilot

The General Services Administration released a draft request for proposal July 2 for its Commercial Platform Initiative, or CPI, a governmentwide e-commerce program that could offer companies like Amazon.com Inc. the chance to run online marketplaces through which agencies spend as much as $6 billion a year. Under the […] Click here to view original …

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Stephanie Shutt: GSA Eyes Consolidation of Special Item Numbers

Stephanie Shutt: GSA Eyes Consolidation of Special Item Numbers

Stephanie Shutt, director of the Multiple Award Schedules program management office at the General Services Administration, said GSA is set to release a request for information on a plan to reduce the special item numbers by the end of June as it works to implement a unified schedule contract, […] Click here to view original …

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As GSA consolidates buying schedules, special item numbers are due for cuts

As GSA consolidates buying schedules, special item numbers are due for cuts

Acquisition The language in the unified schedule contract the General Services Administration is closing in on by the end of fiscal 2019 won’t hold any surprises for federal contract holders, the top manager of agency’s multiple awards schedule program said. “We’ve been working to look through all of the […] Click here to view original …

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GSA Schedule Refresh Will Reduce SINs, Align with NAICS Codes

GSA Schedule Refresh Will Reduce SINs, Align with NAICS Codes

The General Services Administration (GSA) plans to reduce the number of special item numbers (SINs) from over 940 to “just over 300” as part of its Multiple Awards Schedule (MAS) consolidation effort, agency officials told industry members during a May 22 webinar. The schedule consolidation effort , which aims […] Click here to view original …

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