GSA Schedules: Long-term government wide contracts with commercial firms to provide professional services to Federal agencies through labor categories to meet IT services requirements. These vehicles are open to all Federal and certain state and local Government entities. Nortel Government Solutions' GSA Schedules include:
Government Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs): Task order or delivery order contracts that are competed and awarded by a "lead" agency (often GSA) for specific services or service categories. The contracts are available for use by all federal agencies. Nortel Government Solutions' GWACs include:
Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs): A BPA is an understanding between the Government and a vendor designed to reduce administrative costs in making small purchases. BPAs are tailored to a client's environment and processes and include standard as well as unique terms and conditions.
Other Contracting Vehicles: In addition to the above contracts, Nortel Government Solutions holds a number of contracts, as either a prime or subcontractor, which meet the specific needs of the issuing agency.