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Solicitation Number: W9124D10IPADS
Agency: Department of the Army
Office: Army Contracting Command, MICC
Location: MICC Center - Fort Knox
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Combined Synopsis/Solicitation
Added: Sep 23, 2010 5:14 pm
This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued.

The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 01-25. This is an unrestricted solicitation. Contractors must be actively registered in the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) to be eligible for award. Register at Applicable NAICS code is 334119. See below for description of items requested. Award will be made to the lowest offeror whose items meet the governments minimum needs. Provision at FAR 52.212-1, Instruction to Offerors Commercial Items applies to this acquisition. Clause at FAR 52.204-4 Printed or Copied Double-Sided on Recycled Paper, 52.204-7 CCR, 52.209-6 Protecting the Governments Interest when Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment, and 52.212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions Commercial Items applies to this acquisition. Clause at FAR 52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statues or Executive Orders Commercial Items applies to this acquisition to include the following FAR clauses: 52.203-6 Restrictions on Subcontractors Sales to the Government, with Alternate I, 52.204-10 Reporting Executive Compensation and First-Tier Subcontract Awards, 52.219-4 Notice of Price Evaluation Preference for HUBZone Small Business Concerns, 52.219-8 Utilization of Small Business Concerns, 52.219-28 Post-Award Small Business Program Rerepresentation, 52.222-3 Convict Labor, 52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities, 52.222-26 Equal Opportunity, 52.222-35 Equal Opportunity for Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era and Other Eligible Veterans, 52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers with Disabilities, 52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the Vietnam Era and Other Eligible Veterans, 52.222-54 Employment Eligibility Verification, 52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases, 52.232-33 Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer Central Contractor Registration. FAR 52.232-18 Subject To Availability of Funds, 52.233-2 Service of Protest, DFARS 252-203-7002 Requirement to Inform Employees of Whistleblower Rights, 252-204-7000 Control of Government Personnel Work Product, 252.204-7004 Alt A CCR, 252.209-7001 Disclosure of Ownership or Control by the Government of a Terrorist Country, 252.203-7003 Item Identification & Valuation, 252.212-7001 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders Applicable to Defense Acquisitions of Commercial Items is applicable to include: 52.203-3 Gratuities, 252.203-7000 Requirements Relating to Compensation of Former DoD Officials, 252.225-7012 Preference for Certain Domestic Commodities, 252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests, 252.243-7002 Requests for Equitable Adjustment, and 252.247-7023 Transportation of Supplies by Sea.

**The following must be furnished with the quotation: 1. Complete descriptive literature for the items proposed; 2. Prompt payment terms; 3. Completed copy of the provision at FAR 52.212-3 (Alt I) Offeror Representations and Certifications Commercial Items; 4. DFARS 252.212-7000 Offeror Representations and Certifications--commercial Items. Quotes shall be faxed or emailed to the attention of Lucy Joslin at 502-624-5869 or 502-624-7165,, no later than 1:00 PM EDT on 27 September 2010. POC for this solicitation is Lucy Joslin, telephone 502-624-8430 or email

Item shall be equal to the salient characteristics of the Apple 32GB iPad with Wi-Fi + 3G, see below for some of the requirements:

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- 32GB of storage that operates on skip-free flash memory eliminating the need for a hard drive and provides instant on capability.
- 9.7 inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with ISP technology
- up to 10 hours of battery life
- an 80% fast charge of 1.5 hours with a full charge within 3 hours
- ability to show Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) videos
- provides on demand social networking functionality

Contractor shall perform the following before shipping:

- Each unit shall be activated and pulled into an enterprise air time account.
- Each unit shall have Military Occupational Series (MOS) videos loaded locally.
- Customer required SSID shall be added to each unit.
- Test and configure WIFI settings
- Test and configure Blue Tooth settings
- Test and configure Network settings
- Test and configure Location services
- Add custom created wallpaper
- Configure brightness settings
- Configure auto lock and password settings
- Add restrictions to device
- Activate and configure individual email accounts (1 per device)
- Add approved Army applications
- Download videos
- Test and configure video settings
- Provide on line daily tracking reports on shipment.

Upon contract award the contractor shall provide five units configured for inspection. Once approved by Army they shall be able to complete shipment in 15 days.

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Otterbox Defender Case for iPad

Fort Knox Contracting Center, Directorate of Contracting, Building 1109B, Fort Knox, KY 40121-5000
MICC CENTER - FORT KNOX Directorate of Contracting, Building 1109B Fort Knox KY
Leslie Joslin, 502-624-8430

Fort Knox Contracting Center