IBM Software Products (Formerly known as AVMS-R)

The IBM Software Products contract W52P1J-14-A-0003 with Four Inc, previously managed by the Army is now managed by the Navy. For updated contract information and points of contact please click here to be redirected to: .
Program Name: IBM Software Products Vendor: Four Inc.
12930 Worldgate Drive
Suite 125
HerndonVA 20170
Award Date: 12 Mar 2014      
Contract Number: W52P1J-14-A-0003 Business Type: Small Business Expiration Date: 11 Mar 2019

Primary Goods and Services: IBM Rational (including Telelogic), DB2 Information Management, Tivoli, Websphere, and Lotus software brands and maintenance support. Note: The initial year of maintenance is required with new license orders.

Ordering Open To: DOD agencies and their support contractors, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Intelligence Community

Ordering Instructions: CHESS on behalf of the DOD ESI Program has awarded the IBM On-Ramp Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) with Softchoice, Inc. to provide IBM Software product licenses and maintenance to DoD agencies and their support contractors, the U.S. Coast Guard and the Intelligence Community. The BPA was awarded competitively against GSA schedule. Ordering is decentralized. Customers will use their designated contracting shops to process orders in accordance with FAR Part 8. It is the responsibility of the Ordering Officer to ensure compliance with all fiscal laws prior to issuing an order under a BPA and to ensure that the vendor selected represents the best value for the requirement being ordered (see FAR 8.404). DOD Contractors are encouraged to use the ESI agreements when approved by their contracting officer in accordance with FAR 51. Army customers must obtain a waiver if they wish to purchase outside of CHESS.

Points of Contact


CHESS Customer Support Team
Phone: (888) 232-4405


Program Manager/Ordering
Bree Burk
Phone: (757) 343-4795
Sales Quotes
John Todd
Phone: (703) 304-3687


Contracting Officer
William Huber
Phone: (717) 605-3210
Contracting Specialist
Azariah Ellington
Phone: (619) 553-4536