Ábaco Strategy, LLC (Ábaco) is proud to announce a first phase award of the General Services Administration (GSA)’s, Streamlined Technology Acquisition Resource for Services (STARS) III Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC).
The award of this contract was a strategic goal and important win for Ábaco. It demonstrates the quality and level of service Ábaco provides their customers on a daily basis as we help them achieve their goals, objectives and mission.
“We are excited to receive this award and feel it will have an incredible impact on the growth of our company as we have just entered our second year in the 8(a) program,” said President and CEO, Estefania (Fani) Arregui-Gomez. “We have seven (7) years of leading-edge IT, software development and acquisition support experience and are looking forward to delivering innovative, agile, flexible and cost effective solutions to our customers through the STARS III GWAC.”
What is 8(a) STARS III?
STARS III is a competitive multiple award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide information technology (IT) services and IT services-based solutions to include ancillary support that is necessary and integral to the IT services being acquired.
The ceiling for 8(a) STARS III contract is $50 billion. The primary North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for the Master Contract is 541512, Computer Systems Design Services. Additional NAICS codes that are within scope include but are not limited to 541511, 541513, 541519, 518210. For more information visit the GSA STARS III website: www.gsa.gov/stars3
Examples of work within scope includes:
- Data Management
- Information and Communications Technology
- IT Operations and Maintenance
- IT Security / IT workforce augmentation
- Software Development
- Systems Design
Emerging Technology-Focused IT Services
- Artificial Intelligence (including Machine Learning, Deep Learning/Neural Networks, Natural Language Generation)
- Autonomic Computing
- Blockchain / Distributed Ledger
- Quantum Computing
- Robotic Process Automation
- Technological Convergence
- Virtual Reality (including Augmented Reality, Extended Reality, Mixed Reality)
Ábaco Strategy, LLC (Ábaco) founded in 2014 is an ISO 9001:2015 certified company. Ábaco is a Small Business Administration (SBA) certified 8(a), HUBZone, and Economically Disadvantaged Woman Owned Small Business (EDWOSB).
We help organizations improve productivity and reduce cost using Ábaco’s Agile Transformation Model (ATM). Our ATM matures four core components in your Agile Ecosystem: 1) Acquisitions, 2) Program and Project Management, 3) Systems Engineering, and 4) IT Governance. The Key to Ábaco’s success is our “people first” culture, and our commitment to quality, training, coaching and continuous growth.
Ábaco’s STARS III contract number is 47QTCB21D0189.
For more information, please contact Kathy Danner at Kathy.Danner_STARS3.PgM@abacostrategy.com