“The General Services Administration has delayed publication of a final request for proposals for the $15 billion Polaris IT contract vehicle until early January.
In response to feedback from industry, the agency will now issue a final solicitation for the governmentwide acquisition contract vehicle (GWAC) in the new year. Contract officials at the agency had previously said they expected to issue the solicitation by December 21…”
“’In effort to provide all of our stakeholders time to celebrate this holiday season with friends and family, the solicitations for the small business and WOSB pools are planned for release in January 2022,’ a GSA contracting officer wrote in a blogpost on GSA interact. ‘The HUBZone and SDVOSB solicitations will follow.’…”
“The Polaris draft RFP includes the following seven categories of services in which task orders will be issued: cloud services, cybersecurity, data management, information and communication technologies, IT operations and maintenance, software development and system design…” Read the full article here.
Source: GSA delays final Polaris solicitation until early January – By John Hewitt Jones, December 3, 2021. FedScoop.