text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text
Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
About NSF
design element
Visit NSF
Staff Directory
Organization List
Career Opportunities
Contracting Opportunities
Vendor Resource Library
Vendor Conferences
NSF Small Business Goals
NSF Acquisition Ombudsman
NSF & Congress
Performance Assessment Information
Use of NSF Logo

RFQ: E60310A– Combined Solicitation/Synopsis - Polycom CX5000


Document Type:

Combined Solicitation/Synopsis  - Polycom CX5000

Solicitation Number:


Posted Date:

September 22, 2009

Current Response Date:

September 25, 200 1:00 p.m. (EST)

Classification Code:

70 – General purpose information technology equipment

Set Aside:

Open Market

NAICS Code: 



National Science Foundation, Division of Administrative Services, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Room 295, Arlington, Virginia 22230


This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice.   This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; proposals are being requested and a separate written solicitation will not be issued. 

The solicitation/synopsis reference number is E60310A is being issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ).

The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-36.  Contractors shall submit a unit price and a total price for the item included in this acquisition.  Pricing shall be FOB destination.   All responsible sources may submit a quotation, which shall be considered by the agency.  Quotes are being solicited on a brand name or equal basis.  Specifications must be submitted if quoting on “or equal” items.  


Quantity 7

  • Polycom CX5000 Microsoft Round Table Conferencing and Collaboration Device
  • Premier One Year Onsite Service for each device.
  • Shipping/Delivery
  • Estimated Delivery Date

Note: Items to be delivered FOB Destination to:  Arlington, VA.   Vendors are to submit delivery time with their quote.

The following clauses and provisions are incorporated and will remain in full source in any resultant award.  The full text of these clauses and provisions may be accessed electronically at this website: http://www.arnet.gov/far/ .

FAR 52.211-6  Brand Name or Equal

FAR 52.212-1  Instructions to Offerors-Commercial

FAR 52.212-2  Evaluation -Commercial Items Evaluation. The Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose offer conforms to the solicitation.  The government will award on the basis of lowest price /technically acceptable. 

Offerors shall use the following website to completed their Certifications and Representations   www.bpn.gov/orca  (FAR 52.212-3)

The following items are incorporated by reference:  FAR 52.212-4 (Feb 2007) Contract Terms and Condition Commercial items applies to this acquisition.  FAR 52.212-5 (Jun 2008) Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes or Executive Orders Commercial Items, applies to this acquisition that includes the following clauses cited therein:  52.219-6 (Jun 2003) Convict Labor; 52.222-19 (FEB 2008) Child Labor -- Cooperation with Authorities and Remedies;  52.222-21 (FEB 1999) Prohibition of Segregated Facilities; 52.222-26 (MAR 2007) Equal Opportunity; 52.222-35 (SEP 2006) Equal Opportunity for Special Disabled Veterans of the Vietnam Era, and Other Eligible Veterans; 52.222-36 (JUN 1998)Affirmative Action for Workers with Disabilities; 52.222-50 (AUG 2007) Combating Trafficking in Persons; 52.225-1 (JUN 2003) Buy American Act – Supplies; 52.225-13 JUN 2008), Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases; 52.232-33 (OCT 2003) Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer - Central Contractor Registration.

Quotes are due no later than Friday, September 25, 2009, 4:00 p.m. ESD by email to tmclendo@nsf.gov .  If you are unable to send your quote by email, please contact Timothy P. McLendon for alternative delivery instructions.  Please direct ALL questions to the point of contact listed below no later than Friday, September 25, 2008 11:00 a.m. EST. Quote should be marked with RFQ number E60310A and addressed to Timothy McLendon, Contracting Officer.

Contracting Officer: Timothy P. McLendon, Contracting Officer, Phone (703) 292-4268, Fax (703) 292-9190, Email tmclendo@nsf.gov

Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page