Welcome to CIO-CS: the next generation of IT commodity acquisitions

CIO-CS gives you access to pre-vetted, value-added resellers (VARs) and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) so you can acquire IT commodity products and managed services faster and more fairly priced. From Data Center and Mobility solutions for federal agencies to initiatives as diverse as Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence to name just a few, you’ll find the IT hardware, software and “as-a-service” solutions you’re looking for. Keep scrolling to find out how to buy.


Contract Details: 
  • Indefinite Delivery & Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle with base and option periods
    • Base Period of Performance 05/01/2015 - 04/30/2020
    • Option Period of Performance 05/01/2020 - 04/30/2025
  • IT commodities deployed using On-Premise and Managed Services Models
  • Solutions for Civilian and DoD Enterprise Migration
  • Technology Refreshment Process (TRP) enables commodities to be added in real-time
  • Streamlined ordering procedures FAR 16.505
  • Fair and reasonable pricing performed at the IDIQ level
  • NIH Contract Access Fee (NCAF) is .35%
Contract NAICS Code(s): 
Contract Ceiling: 
$20 billion per Contract Holder

CIO-CS Benefits

CIO-CS Program Benefits 

IT Commodities and Commodity-enabling Solutions Made Easy.

  • CIO-CS Contract Holders have delivered innovative and secure commodity solutions for agencies across the federal government and initiatives as diverse as Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, and Mobility.
  • Access to the latest cloud collaboration tools including email, SharePoint, video/web conferencing, custom social networks, wikis, microblogs, CRM, IM, and more.
  • Quality

    CIO-CS Contract Holders have gone through a rigorous source selection process prior to award, which includes dimensions such as technical capabilities, past performance, price, and cost.

  • Ease

    CIO-CS allows you to easily acquire IT products either on-site or in the cloud, making it the everything IT solution for federal civilian and DoD agencies.

  • Value

    CIO-CS allows federal agencies to proactively address policies such as FedRAMP or the Cloud First Initiative via solutions such as SaaS and PaaS.

  • Speed

    With a $20 billion ceiling for each awardee, flexible contract design and no limits on what can be purchased (within scope, of course) CIO-CS allows for streamlined planning, acquisition, and deployment of enterprise IT commodity requirements.

CIO-CS Categories

  • Laptops
  • Desktops
  • Printers
  • Operating System
  • Desktop Collaboration Suite
  • Anti-Virus Software
  • Enterprise Database Management Systems
  • Enterprise Performance Management Tools
  • Laboratory Information Systems
  • Enterprise Servers
  • Computing
  • Enterprise Storage
  • Carrier Plans
  • Deployment and Installations
  • Warranty and Maintenance
  • Training
  • Engineering, Design, Assessment Studies, and other Associated Value Added Services
  • "I would like to take this opportunity to express my sincere appreciation for all the work your staff has done in getting the Information Protection and Risk Management task order completed and awarded."

  • "I wanted to thank you and the NIH IT Acquisition and Assessment Center staff for the support our office has received in procuring IT services for two major IT projects.

  • “The NITAAC Information Technology Team is excellent in answering technical questions and in also walking new users through the system. (This compliments the entire process from Cradle-to-Grave.) This makes it a very easy system to utilize.”

  • “I'm thrilled that I finally found a government contracting operation that is capable and dedicated to serving its clients who are the government agencies, and not the contractors!”

Free Support and Training

Personal Support

NITAAC understands not all Federal buyers are experienced IT contracting officers or program officials, so we offer 100% free comprehensive scope assessments for scope, clarity and other factors in as little as 24 hours. Requesting this support is easy, just email or call the NITAAC Customer Support Center!

GWAC Training

Still not sure if NITAAC meets your needs? Have additional questions on our GWACs or other acquisition and support services? No problem! NITAAC offers 100% free training where our team will come onsite to your location and train both contracting, program, and technical staff on our GWACs and acquisition services, including a live demonstration of e-GOS. Click the schedule a training button below to get started!

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