Information Technology Enterprise Solutions - Software Contracts

IMPORTANT NOTE:

As of 2 July 2018, no new CoN requests will be accepted by NETCOM. The new process is Risk Management Framework (RMF). All CoNs will remain valid until its expiration date.

Army customers must adhere to Army policy as well as any local policies and procedures in place to ensure they are able to connect software purchased to the Army’s network.

For questions concerning the sunset of the CoN program, please contact NETCOM: netcom.hq.networthiness@mail.mil or 520-538-6907 (Hours of Operation: 0730-1530 Arizona Time, Mon-Fri)

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Effective 7 NOV 2017, the ITES-SW ceiling has increased by $130,000,000 from $49,000,000 to $179,000,000. The ceiling increase applies to the following vendors:

•W52P1J-15-D-0006- Four Inc.
•W52P1J-15-D-0007- Immix Technology
•W52P1J-15-D-0008- Carahsoft Technology Corporation

For clarity purposes, the combined total maximum dollar value of supplies that the Government may acquire under the suite of ITES-SW contracts is $179,000,000.

At market research phase, and prior to submitting an RFQ, all Ordering Contracting Officers must obtain email approval for orders over $500,000.00 from the Base Contracting Officer, Army Contracting Command - Rock Island, in order to officially solicit the ITES-SW suite.

Email your request to: usarmy.belvoir.peo-eis.list.plchess-itessw@mail.mil

Subject Line: ITES-SW Order Approval

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GOODS:
ITES-SW includes COTS software products and related services that have obtained a full Certificate of Networthiness (CoN), have been through the Risk Management Framework process or are listed on an approved DoD program applicable under the following categories: IT Utility and Security, Modeling and Simulation, Multimedia & Design, and Program and Development.

Approved DoD Programs:

DoD Unified Capabilities Approved Product List (UCAPL), National Security Agency National Information Assurance Partnership (NSA NIAP)/Common Criteria, Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG)/Security Requirements Guide (SRG), DISA DoD Mobile Application Store, Cross Domain Solution and NSA Commercial for Classified.

ORDERING INSTRUCTIONS:
The ITES-SW contracts are the Army's mandatory source for the purchase of COTS software products and related services that have obtained a full Certificate of Networthiness (CoN), have been through the Risk Management Framework process or are listed on an approved DoD program. Customers must obtain a Statement of Non-availability from CHESS and/or an ITAS Waiver from the CIO/G-6 if they wish to purchase outside of CHESS. See the CHESS FAQ for further information.

Program Name: ITES-SW Vendor: Four Inc.
12930 Worldgate Drive
Suite 125
HerndonVA 20170
Award Date: 11 Feb 2015      
Contract Number: W52P1J-15-D-0006 Business Type: Small Business Expiration Date: 11 Feb 2020

Primary Goods and Services: ITES-SW includes COTS software products and related services that have obtained a full Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) applicable under the following categories: IT Utility and Security, Modeling and Simulation, Multimedia & Design, and Program and Development.

The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)code for this contract is 511210, "Software Publishers".

Ordering Open To: Ordering contracting officers within the Army.

Ordering Instructions: The ITES-SW contracts are the Army's mandatory source for the purchase of COTS software products and related services that have obtained a full Certificate of Networthiness (CoN). Customers must obtain a Statement of Non-availability from CHESS and/or an ITAS Waiver from the CIO/G-6 if they wish to purchase outside of CHESS. See the CHESS FAQ for further information.

Points of Contact

Chess

CHESS POC
CHESS Customer Support Team
Phone: (888) 232-4405
Email: armychess@mail.mil

Vendor

Program Management
Bree Burk
Phone: (757) 343-4795
Email: ites-sw@fourinc.com
Sales & Orders
Joe Mehan
Phone: (703) 850-2283
Email: ites-sw@fourinc.com

Contracting

ACC-Rock Island Contracting Officer
Jill Sommer
Phone: (309) 782-3582
Email: jill.m.sommer.civ@mail.mil
ACC-Rock Island Contracting Specialist
Charles Holliday
Phone: (309) 782-3297
Email: charles.p.holliday.civ@mail.mil

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