End-To-End Computing is a 8a Certified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB). We want to work with you. Whether you are a Commercial Client or Federal Agency, we get contracts in place quickly so that we can help you create a secured world faster.
An acquisition can be established as a sole source award for an SDVOSB by the Department of Veterans Affairs and other Agencies through the below process*. 819.7007 Sole source awards to a verified service-disabled Veteran-owned small business.
A contracting officer may award a contract to an eligible SDVOSB concern using procedures other than competitive procedures provided.
The contracting officer’s determination to make a sole source award is a business decision wholly within the discretion of the contracting officer. To ensure that opportunities are available to the broadest number of verified SDVOSBs, this authority is to be used judiciously and only when in the best interest of the Government.
A determination that only one SDVOSB can meet the requirement is not required. However, in accordance with FAR 6.302-5(c)(2)(ii), contracts awarded using this authority shall be supported by a written justification and approval described.
When conducting a SDVOSB sole source acquisition, the contracting officer shall ensure the business meets eligibility requirements 819.7003.
Procurement requirement estimated to exceed the legislative threshold of $5 million shall not be split or subdivided to permit the use of this SDVOSB sole source authority.
*Department of Veterans Affairs Memorandum, July 25, 2016: Class Deviation—Implementation of the Veterans First Contracting Program as a Result of the U.S. Supreme Court Decision (Class Deviation—Veterans First Contracting Program (VFCP 2016).
An acquisition can be established as a Set-Aside award for an SDVOSB by the Department of Veterans Affairs and other Agencies through the below process.
US SBA Small Bussiness 8(a)
The 8(a) designation allows Government agencies to Sole-Source contracts, up to a ceiling of $4 million for goods and services and $6.5 million for manufacturing.
Contract Vehicle Advantages
Sole-Source Contracts up to $4 Million
Reduce Contract protests
Cut down on Administration time
Fulfill 8(a) requirements for Federal Agencies
US Navy NAVSEA SeaPort-Enhanced (SeaPort-e)
To meet the U.S. Department of the Navy objectives and increase efficiency, the NAVSEA Warfare Centers established the SeaPort Enhanced (SeaPort-e) Multiple Award Contract (MAC) vehicle.