Jazz Solutions Inc (JSL)., holds a prime contract on the GSA 8(a) STARS III Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC), in the main scope area as well as the emerging technology sub-area.
8(a) STARS III is a multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract vehicle with a five-year base, one three-year option and a $50 billion program ceiling.
The 8(a) STARS III program is reserved exclusively for qualifying certified 8(a) small business concerns as the prime contractors per Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 16.505
8(a) STARS III Contract Benefits
The ceiling for 8(a) STARS III is $50 billion.
8(a) STARS III allows for fixed price, time and materials, labor-hour or a hybrid blend of these task order types.
Access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners.
Sole-source task orders up to the 8(a) competitive threshold
Shortened procurement lead time
A low user access fee (0.75 percent)
Minimizes protest risk and supports timely order award
The contract includes two sub-areas, one for emerging technology and one for OCONUS requirements.