General Services Administration (GSA) Alliant
GSA Alliant Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)
EPS holds the Alliant contract as a Large Business. Alliant, GSA’s premier enterprise GWAC, provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of industry partners. With a $50 billion program ceiling and Period of Performance beginning 1 May 2009 through 30 April 2019 with a 5-year base period with one 5-year option Alliant allows for long-term planning of large-scale program requirements with a choice of 80 labor categories.
The Alliant program complies with Federal Enterprise Architecture (FEA) guidelines as well as all the components of the DoD Enterprise Architecture (DoDEA) regarding enterprise architecture and other IT compliance standards and protocols. Instituting a foundation of acquisition requirements that clearly define integrated IT solutions supporting all current and any new technologies, Alliant is a progressive program for the future.
Benefits and Features:
- Open to all Federal Government agencies worldwide
- Flexibility in contract types, including Fixed Price (FPI, FPAF); Cost Reimbursable (CPFF, CPIF, CPAF); Time & Materials and Labor Hour
- Ten-year Multiple Award/Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (MA/IDIQ) (5-year base, one 5-year option)
- $50 billion contract ceiling
- Ability to support CONUS and OCONUS IT requirements
- Choice of 80 labor categories
- Reduced procurement lead times and administrative costs
- No dollar value limit on task orders
EPS and GSA Alliant a Perfect Fit
Established in 1983, EPS has grown into a leader as an enterprise systems integrator, and service provider with an extensive portfolio of GSA Contracts and Schedules. The partnership of GSA and EPS on Alliant enhances EPS offerings and ensures our clients excellence in the acquisition and delivery of the latest comprehensive information technology, systems engineering, and program management.
EPS fully supports Alliant IT Solutions
EPS has established proven capabilities to support Alliant with IT Solutions in the areas of systems design and integration, infrastructure support services, telecommunications, physical security applications and management services that facilitate the development and maintenance of critical IT infrastructures required to support U.S. Government business operations.
EPS employs more than 400 employees throughout the United States, Europe and East Asia. Approximately 79% of our employees hold various security clearances.
Support and Leadership
EPS has established coherent working relationships with the Alliant Program Management Office, existing Regional GSA Offices, and our EPS Alliant Program Office. As your contractor, you can depend on EPS to effectively expedite your needs from requirement to solution.
GSA Alliant provides access to all contract types (Cost Reimbursable, Firm Fixed Price, and Time & Materials) and a streamlined process from contract initiation through delivery and closeout. EPS will facilitate the option that fits our customer.
Discount for Prompt Payment
EPS offers a prompt payment discount of NET 30 days.
Business Development Worldwide Port Security
GSA Alliant meets CONUS and OCONUS requirements. Strategically positioned worldwide EPS professionally executes requirements with aggressive management and commitment to delivering results.
Subcontracting with EPS
The EPS mission is to exceed customer’s expectations and uphold our partnerships to the highest standards. EPS will manage a team that will meet our goals and yours. Specific subcontracting opportunities will be defined by the task orders.
GSA’s Alliant Small Business Opportunity
EPS and the GSA Alliant program will work to provide substantial opportunity for small business participation over the 10-year life of the program. EPS is dedicated to support GSA in exceeding Alliant’s small business goal of 50%. EPS is fully responsive to our small business partners who complement the professional, technical, and support capabilities that we offer as a team. EPS has a proven track record of supporting our small business subcontractors.
Placing Orders through Alliant
GSA Alliant has developed two convenient options for placing task orders:
1. GSA Assisted Acquisition Services (AAS) is the preferred route for vendors experienced with GSA. GSA is regionally staffed and can help you through all or part of the Alliant task order cycle.
2. GSA Alliant Direct Order/Direct Bill feature, which allows customers to reach out to an in-house or agency-specific contracting officer. The GSA Alliant Program Office will assign an authorized Alliant Contracting Officer to provide support for the Alliant task order cycle.
Whichever avenue you choose, EPS will be your proactive contractor working in unity with the GSA Alliant program office and your agency representative to help you navigate your options.
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