US Federal Contractor Registration: Navy Releases CISCO Routers and Switches Solicitation on FedBizOpps (FBO) in Rhode Island

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - July 22, 2015) - The United States Federal Government as of 07/20/2015 has 67 open Solicitations in Rhode Island where they are currently seeking out properly registered government contractors. According to the new USA Spending website, the federal government has so far spent over $255 billion in government contracts over the course of 1,450,982 government transactions in 2015. Currently, the United States Federal Government has spent over $266 million on government contracts in Rhode Island alone. Please see the below available contract released by US Federal Contractor Registration, additional Alaska contracts can be found at

US Federal Contractor Registration is reporting the release of the CISCO Routers and Switches Solicitation in Rhode Island posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on July 17, 2015. The official response date for the CISCO Routers and Switches Solicitation is July 27, 2015. Every business interested in bidding on the CISCO Routers and Switches Solicitation must be properly registered in the SAM Registration, as well as have the North American Industry Classification System codes 334 - Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing, and 334111 - Electronic Computer Manufacturing filed in their SAM account/vendor profile.

Below is a copy of the CISCO Routers and Switches Solicitation as originally posted to FedBizOpps (FBO) on July 17, 2015:

This synopsis is being posted to the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) page .FBO is the single point of entry for the posting of synopsis and solicitations to the internet. Please feel free to use FBO to access information posted by the Naval Sea Systems Command.

The Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Newport (NUWCDIVNPT) intends to issue a firm fixed price contract for a variety of CISCO Routers, Switches, and associated modules (classified and unclassified). CISCO equipment is the only acceptable equipment that can integrate and be compatible with equipment currently installed on the fielded systems on submarines and the Platform Integration Test bed (PIT) laboratory. New equipment is required, not refurbished. Vendor shall certify that it is a Cisco Authorized Channel as of the date of the submission of their offer, and that it has the certification/specialization level required by Cisco to support both the product sale and product pricing. Unless otherwise specified, vendor shall warrant that the products are new and in their original box.

The vendor confirms to have sourced all Cisco products submitted in this offer from Cisco or through Cisco Authorized Channels only, in accordance with all applicable laws and current Cisco's applicable policies at the time of purchase. Vendor shall provide Buyer with a copy of the End User license agreement, and shall warrant that all Cisco software is licensed originally to Buyer as the original licensee authorized to use the Cisco software. No substitutes allowed. This procurement will be advertised as a 100% Small Business Set-Aside under NAICS 334111 (size standard: 1,000 employees). Evaluation will be lowest price, technically acceptable. An anticipated solicitation release date is on or before 15 July 2015. This is not an RFP. This notice shall not be construed as a promise to contract or a commitment of any kind. This information is subject to modification and in no way binds the Government to award a contract. The Government is not responsible for any cost incurred by industry in responding to this notice. Any questions regarding this synopsis should be directed to Debra Dube, Contract Negotiator, by phone 401-832-2281 or via email at

Suppliers must be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database. This web portal consolidates the capabilities of the Central Contract Registry (CCR) and Online Representations and Certifications (ORCA). Annual updates to suppliers' registration will be required. No Internet Quoting Service (IQS) or Electronic Bulletin Board (EBB) quotes will be accepted for this solicitation.

Businesses that would like to learn how to bid on available opportunities or register in SAM can call Acquisition Specialist John Wayne at 1(877) 252-2700 Ext. 747. Vendors have been enrolling in the Simplified Acquisition Program to win available government contracts, network with procurement officers across the nation, and qualify their business for government contracting. Businesses that would like to learn more about the Simplified Acquisition Program can visit

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John Wayne
Acquisition Specialist
(877) 252-2700 Ext. 747