Products and Prices

IMPORTANT NOTE
Per CIO/G-6 memo below, effective immediately, all Army organizations should adhere to the following to maximize efficient spending while meeting Windows 10 SHB-A requirements: (a) aggregate Consolidated Buy purchases at the highest levels possible, (b) avoid purchasing end-point devices with unnecessary features and utilize minimum specifications, and (c) use CHESS's Reverse Auction tool.

Life Cycle Replacement Memo

CONUS/OCONUS PRICING:

There are three pricing options for each CB product category: CONUS, Named OCONUS and Remote OCONUS. The geographic locations covered by each are defined below:

  • CONUS (CLIN AA): The 48 contiguous states, Alaska, Hawaii and the District of Columbia
  • Named OCONUS(CLIN AB): Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Belgium, Turkey, Puerto Rico, United Kingdom and the Netherlands
  • Remote OCONUS (CLIN AC): OCONUS locations that are not listed under CONUS or Named OCONUS

CB-29 Contract Modifications:

Standard Desktops and Options
A platform targeted for typical office automation tasks requiring word processing, spreadsheet manipulation, or presentation slide development. Platform intended for well defined missions with a low risk of expansion throughout the platform's life cycle.
Performance Desktops and Options
A platform targeted for office automation with higher performance requirements such as database operations, analytical analysis, programming, basic engineering functions, etc. Platform intended to provide expansion capabilities (more memory, storage, or expansion cards) to address changing mission needs over the platform's life cycle.
All-In-One Desktops and Options
A platform targeted for typical office automation skills such as word processing, spreadsheet manipulation or presentation slide development. Platform intended for well defined missions with no expansion requirements with limited available platform footprint.
Scientific Workstations and Options
A platform targeted for power users performing functions such as multi-media editing, computer-aided design, engineering functions, and modeling & simulation or other applications requiring use of multiple concurrent threads. This platform should not be considered for mainstream office automation since current Microsoft Office applications cannot take full advantage of the quad core structure.
Mainstream Notebooks and Options
A desktop replacement platform targeted to provide office automation functions such as word processing, spreadsheet manipulation or presentation slide development. Processor provides adequate performance for office automation, incorporates docking station or port replicator to facilitate mobility but general size and weight may not be desirable for frequent travel use.
Specialty Notebooks and Options
A platform targeted at the wide range of missions between desktop replacement and lightweight road warrior platforms. This wide range of performance requires trade-off analysis between processing power, size/weight, and battery life.
Ruggedized/Semi-Ruggedized Notebooks and Options
A distinctive platform targeted for missions where users encounter harsh environmental conditions.
Lightweight Notebooks and Options
A platform with a weight limit of 3.5 pounds or less for users requiring a high level of mobility with the ability to conduct only basic office automation functions. Platform trades-off minimal processing capability and battery life for low weight and compact size.
Slate/Tablet and Options
Tablet-Slate Notebooks providing a high level of mobility with the ability to conduct basic office automation functions.
Small LCD Monitors
19 in or greater LCD flat panel displays
Medium LCD Monitors
22 in or greater LCD flat panel displays
Large LCD Monitors
27 in or greater LCD flat panel displays
Monochrome Network Printer (110 VAC)
110 VAC Monochrome Network Printer
Monochrome Network Printer (220 VAC)
220 VAC Monochrome Network Printer
Color Multi Function Printer (110 VAC)
110 VAC Color Multi Function Printer
Color Multi Function Printer (220 VAC)
220 VAC Color Multi Function Printer
GSS Desktop Small Form Factor/All-in-One
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant desktop computer, base configuration.
GSS Desktop Mini-Tower
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant desktop computer, upgrade 1 configuration.
GSS Desktop High End Desktop
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant desktop computer, upgrade 2 configuration.
GSS Laptop
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant laptop computer, base configuration.
GSS High End Laptop
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant laptop computer, high-level configuration.
GSS Lightweight Laptop
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant laptop computer, lightweight configuration.
GSS Tablet
A Government-wide Strategic Solutions (GSS)-Compliant tablet computer, base configuration.