Sun renews GSA IDIQ contract
- By David Hubler
- Nov 01, 2006
Sun Microsystems Federal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sun Microsystems, announced that it has renewed its Multiple Award Schedule Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with the General Services Administration to continue to supply its products and services to the government through August 2009.
A company announcement said Sun's complete line of sustainable computing and military grade security products and services, including the open source Solaris operating system, Sun Fireservers and Sun Ray 2 Thin Clients, will be available to federal agencies and other entities entitled to purchase products and services from the GSA Schedule.
"Through our long and successful relationship with the GSA, we have
seen, first hand, how the GSA streamlines the federal procurement process for both government purchasers and vendors," said Bill Vass, president and COO of Sun Microsystems Federal, in the announcement. "We look forward to continuing our partnership with GSA and maintaining our focus on developing products and services that enable the federal government to better serve and protect its citizens.
David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.