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Interconnecting CISCO Networking Devices Training

Department of the Air Force, US Air Force Europe | Published August 19, 2016  -  Deadline September 2, 2016
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********************************************************************************************* The following clauses and provisions apply to this solicitation (available from http://farsite.hill.af.mil)     CLAUSES INCORPORATED BY REFERENCE     52.204-7 -  SYSTEM FOR AWARD MANAGEMENT (JUL 2013) 52.204-10 - REPORTING EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION AND FIRST-TIER SUBCONTRACT AWARDS                    (JUL 2013) 52.204-16 -- COMMERCIAL AND GOVERNMENT ENTITY CODE REPORTING (JUL 2016) 52.204-17-- OWNERSHIP OR CONTROL OF OFFEROR (JULY 2016) 52.204-18-- COMMERCIAL AND GOVERNMENT ENTITY CODE MAINTENANCE (JUL 2016) 52.204-19 - INCORPORATION BY REFERENCE OF REPRESENTATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS                    (DEC 2014) 52.204-20 - PREDECESSOR OF OFFEROR (JULY 2016) 52.204-13 -- SYSTEM FOR AWARD MANAGEMENT MAINTENANCE (JUL 2013) 52.209-2 -- PROHIBITION ON CONTRACTING WITH INVERTED DOMESTIC CORPORATIONS-                     REPRESENTATION (NOV 2015)   52.209-6 -   PROTECTING THE GOVERNMENT'S INTERESTS (AUG 2013) 52.209-10 - PROHIBITION ON CONTRACTING WITH INVERTED DOMESTIC CORPORATIONS                                                    (NOV 2015)      52.209-11 - REPRESENTATION BY CORPORATIONS REGARDING DELINQUENT TAX LIABILITY OR                     A FELONY CONVICTION UNDER ANY FEDERAL LAW (FEB 2016) 52.211-17 - DELIVERY OF EXCESS QUANTITIES (SEP 1989) 52.212-1 -   INSTRUCTIONS TO OFFERORS - COMMERCIAL ITEMS (APR 2014) 52.212-4 - CONTRACT TERMS AND CONDITIONS - COMMERCIAL ITEMS (MAY 2015) 52.223-5 -- POLLUTION PREVENTION AND RIGHT-TO-KNOW INFORMATION (MAY 2011) 52.223-6 -- DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE (MAY 2001) 52.223-16 - ACQUISITION OF EPEAT® -REGISTERED PERSONAL COMPUTER PRODUCTS (OCT                     2015) 52.225-13 - RESTRICTION ON CERTAIN FOREIGN PURCHASES (JUN 2008) 52.225-14 - INCONSISTENCY BETWEEN ENGLISH VERSION AND TRANSLATION OF CONTRACT                    (FEB 2000) 52.225-25 - PROHIBITION ON CONTRACTING WITH ENTITIES ENGAGING IN CERTAIN ACTIVITES                       OR TRANSACTIONS RELATING TO IRAN - REPRESENTATION AND CERTIFICATION                   (OCT 2015) 52.232-1 - PAYMENTS (APR. 1984) 52.232-39 - UNENFORCEABILITY OF UNAUTHORIZED OBLIGATIONS (JUN 2013) 52.233-1 -- DISPUTES (MAY 2014) 52.233-3 -- PROTEST AFTER AWARD (AUG. 1996) 52.233-4 -- APPLICABLE LAW FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT CLAIM (OCT 2004) 52.237-2 -- PROTECTION OF GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS, EQUIPMENT, AND VEGETATION (APR                   1984) 52.243-1 (ALTERNATE 1)-- CHANGES -- FIXED PRICE (AUG 1987) 52.249-1 -- TERMINATION FOR CONVENIENCE OF THE GOVERNMENT (FIXED-PRICE) (SHORT                    FORM) (APR 1984) 252.203-7000 - REQUIREMENTS RELATING TO COMPENSATION OF FORMER DOD OFFICIALS                               (SEP 2011) 252.203-7002 - REQUIREMENT TO INFORM EMPLOYEES OF WHISTLEBLOWER RIGHTS (SEP 2013) 252.203-7005 - REPRESENTATION RELATING TO COMPENSATION OF FORMER DOD OFFICIALS                               (NOV 2011) 252.204-7003 - CONTROL OF GOVERNMENT PERSONNEL WORK PRODUCT (APR 1992)252.204-7004 - ALTERNATE A, SYSTEM FOR AWARD MANAGEMENT (FEB 2014) 252.204-7008 - COMPLIANCE WITH SAFEGUARDING COVERED DEFENSE INFORMATION                          CONTROLS (DEC 2015) 252.204-7012-- SAFEGUARDING COVERED DEFENSE INFORMATION AND CYBER INCIDENT                          REPORTING (DEC 2015) 252.204-7015-- NOTICE OF AUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION FOR LITIGATION                           SUPPORT (MAY 2016) 252.222-7002 - COMPLIANCE WITH LOCAL LABOR LAWS (OVERSEAS) (JUN 1997) 252.225-7041 - CORRESPONDENCE IN ENGLISH (JUN 1997) 252.225-7043 - ANTITERRORISM/FORCE PROTECTION POLICY FOR DEFENSE                          CONTRACTORS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES (JUN 2015) 252.229-7000 - INVOICES EXCLUSIVE OF TAXES OR DUTIES (JUN 1997) 252.229-7001 - TAX RELIEF-BASIC (SEP 2014) 252.229-7003 - TAX EXEMPTIONS (ITALY) (MAR 2012) 252.229-7002 - CUSTOMS EXEMPTIONS (GERMANY) (JUN 1997) 252.232-7003 - ELECTRONIC SUBMISSION OF PAYMENT REQUESTS (JUN 2012) 252.232-7008 - ASSIGNMENT OF CLAIMS (OVERSEAS) (JUN 1997) 252.232-7010 - LEVIES ON CONTRACT PAYMENTS (DEC 2006) 252.233-7001 - CHOICE OF LAW (OVERSEAS) (JUN 1997) 5352.223-9000 - ELIMINATION OF USE OF CLASS I OZONE DEPLETING SUBSTANCES (ODS) (NOV  2012) 5352.223-9001 - HEALTH AND SAFETY ON GOVERNMENT INSTALLATIONS (NOV 2012) 5352.242-9001 - COMMON ACCESS CARDS (CAC) FOR CONTRACTOR PERSONNEL (NOV 2012)       CLAUSES INCORPORATED BY FULL TEXT 52.212-2 -   EVALUATION--COMMERCIAL ITEMS (OCT 2014) (a) The Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose offer conforming to the solicitation will be most advantageous to the Government, price and other factors considered. The following factors shall be used to evaluate offers:   •(i)               Price •(ii)              Technical capability of the item offered to meet the government requirement   (b) A written notice of award or acceptance of an offer, mailed or otherwise furnished to the successful offeror within the time for acceptance specified in the offer, shall result in a binding contract without further action by either party. Before the offer's specified expiration time, the Government may accept an offer (or part of an offer), whether or not there are negotiations after its receipt, unless a written notice of withdrawal is received before award.   ADDENDUM TO FAR 52.212-2 EVALUATION--COMMERCIAL ITEMS (OCT 2014)   Basis for Award   •a.      The Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose quotation conforming to the solicitation is determined to be most advantageous - represents Best Value - to the government, price and other factors considered.    Evaluation Factors for Award   •a.      The following factors shall be used to evaluate offers:   •                                i.     FACTOR 1- Price Prices will be evaluated for completeness and reasonableness.  The lowest price offer will be evaluated for technical acceptability.   •                               ii.     FACTOR 2- Technical Technical capability of the item offered should be IAW line item description. Please provide sufficient documentation to support technical evaluation of your offer, to include applicable instructor certifications for CISCO Interconnecting Network Devices Instruction.    52.212-3 - Offeror Representations and Certifications -- Commercial Items (July 2016) The offeror shall complete only paragraphs (b) of this provision if the Offeror has completed the annual representations and certification electronically via the System for Award Management (SAM) Web site accessed through http://www.sam.gov/portal. If the Offeror has not completed the annual representations and certifications electronically, the Offeror shall complete only paragraphs (c) through (r) of this provision.   (a) Definitions. As used in this provision--   "Economically disadvantaged women-owned small business (EDWOSB) concern" means a small business concern that is at least 51 percent directly and unconditionally owned by, and the management and daily business operations of which are controlled by, one or more women who are citizens of the United States and who are economically disadvantaged in accordance with 13 CFR part 127. It automatically qualifies as a women-owned small business eligible under the WOSB Program.   "Forced or indentured child labor" means all work or service-   (1) Exacted from any person under the age of 18 under the menace of any penalty for its nonperformance and for which the worker does not offer himself voluntarily; or   (2) Performed by any person under the age of 18 pursuant to a contract the enforcement of which can be accomplished by process or penalties.   "Highest-level owner" means the entity that owns or controls an immediate owner of the offeror, or that owns or controls one or more entities that control an immediate owner of the offeror. No entity owns or exercises control of the highest level owner.   "Immediate owner" means an entity, other than the offeror, that has direct control of the offeror. Indicators of control include, but are not limited to, one or more of the following: Ownership or interlocking management, identity of interests among family members, shared facilities and equipment, and the common use of employees.   "Inverted domestic corporation," means a foreign incorporated entity that meets the definition of an inverted domestic corporation under 6 U.S.C. 395(b), applied in accordance with the rules and definitions of 6 U.S.C. 395(c).   "Manufactured end product" means any end product in product and service codes (PSCs) 1000-9999, except-   (1) PSC 5510, Lumber and Related Basic Wood Materials;   (2) Product or Service Group (PSG) 87, Agricultural Supplies;   (3) PSG 88, Live Animals;   (4) PSG 89, Subsistence;   (5) PSC 9410, Crude Grades of Plant Materials;   (6) PSC 9430, Miscellaneous Crude Animal Products, Inedible;   (7) PSC 9440, Miscellaneous Crude Agricultural and Forestry Products;   (8) PSC 9610, Ores;   (9) PSC 9620, Minerals, Natural and Synthetic; and   (10) PSC 9630, Additive Metal Materials.   "Place of manufacture" means the place where an end product is assembled out of components, or otherwise made or processed from raw materials into the finished product that is to be provided to the Government. If a product is disassembled and reassembled, the place of reassembly is not the place of manufacture.   "Predecessor" means an entity that is replaced by a successor and includes any predecessors of the predecessor.   "Restricted business operations" means business operations in Sudan that include power production activities, mineral extraction activities, oil-related activities, or the production of military equipment, as those terms are defined in the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007 (Pub. L. 110-174). Restricted business operations do not include business operations that the person (as that term is defined in Section 2 of the Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007) conducting the business can demonstrate-   (1) Are conducted under contract directly and exclusively with the regional government of southern Sudan;   (2) Are conducted pursuant to specific authorization from the Office of Foreign Assets Control in the Department of the Treasury, or are expressly exempted under Federal law from the requirement to be conducted under such authorization;   (3) Consist of providing goods or services to marginalized populations of Sudan;   (4) Consist of providing goods or services to an internationally recognized peacekeeping force or humanitarian organization;   (5) Consist of providing goods or services that are used only to promote health or education; or   (6) Have been voluntarily suspended.   Sensitive technology-   (1) Means hardware, software, telecommunications equipment, or any other technology that is to be used specifically-   (i) To restrict the free flow of unbiased information in Iran; or   (ii) To disrupt, monitor, or otherwise restrict speech of the people of Iran; and   (2) Does not include information or informational materials the export of which the President does not have the authority to regulate or prohibit pursuant to section 203(b)(3) of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)).   "Service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern"-   (1) Means a small business concern-   (i) Not less than 51 percent of which is owned by one or more service-disabled veterans or, in the case of any publicly owned business, not less than 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more service-disabled veterans; and (ii) The management and daily business operations of which are controlled by one or more service-disabled veterans or, in the case of a service-disabled veteran with permanent and severe disability, the spouse or permanent caregiver of such veteran.   (2) Service-disabled veteran means a veteran, as defined in 38 U.S.C. 101(2), with a disability that is service-connected, as defined in 38 U.S.C. 101(16).   "Small business concern" means a concern, including its affiliates, that is independently owned and operated, not dominant in the field of operation in which it is bidding on Government contracts, and qualified as a small business under the criteria in 13 CFR Part 121 and size standards in this solicitation.   "Small disadvantaged business concern, consistent with 13 CFR 124.1002," means a small business concern under the size standard applicable to the acquisition, that--   (1) Is at least 51 percent unconditionally and directly owned (as defined at 13 CFR 124.105) by--   (i) One or more socially disadvantaged (as defined at 13 CFR 124.103) and economically disadvantaged (as defined at 13 CFR 124.104) individuals who are citizens of the United States; and   (ii) Each individual claiming economic disadvantage has a net worth not exceeding $750,000 after taking into account the applicable exclusions set forth at 13 CFR 124.104(c)(2); and   (2) The management and daily business operations of which are controlled (as defined at 13.CFR 124.106) by individuals, who meet the criteria in paragraphs (1)(i) and (ii) of this definition.   "Subsidiary" means an entity in which more than 50 percent of the entity is owned-   (1) Directly by a parent corporation; or   (2) Through another subsidiary of a parent corporation.   "Successor" means an entity that has replaced a predecessor by acquiring the assets and carrying out the affairs of the predecessor under a new name (often through acquisition or merger). The term "successor" does not include new offices/divisions of the same company or a company that only changes its name. The extent of the responsibility of the successor for the liabilities of the predecessor may vary, depending on State law and specific circumstances.   "Veteran-owned small business concern" means a small business concern-   (1) Not less than 51 percent of which is owned by one or more veterans(as defined at 38 U.S.C. 101(2)) or, in the case of any publicly owned business, not less than 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more veterans; and   (2) The management and daily business operations of which are controlled by one or more veterans.   "Women-owned business concern" means a concern which is at least 51 percent owned by one or more women; or in the case of any publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of the its stock is owned by one or more women; and whose management and daily business operations are controlled by one or more women.   "Women-owned small business concern" means a small business concern --   (1) That is at least 51 percent owned by one or more women or, in the case of any publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more women; and   (2) Whose management and daily business operations are controlled by one or more women.   "Women-owned small business (WOSB) concern eligible under the WOSB Program (in accordance with 13 CFR part 127)," means a small business concern that is at least 51 percent directly and unconditionally owned by, and the management and daily business operations of which are controlled by, one or more women who are citizens of the United States.   (b)   (1) Annual Representations and Certifications. Any changes provided by the offeror in paragraph (b)(2) of this provision do not automatically change the representations and certifications posted on the SAMwebsite.   (2) The offeror has completed the annual representations and certifications electronically via the SAM website accessed through https://www.acquisition.gov. After reviewing the SAM database information, the offeror verifies by submission of this offer that the representation and certifications currently posted electronically at FAR 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items, have been entered or updated in the last 12 months, are current, accurate, complete, and applicable to this solicitation (including the business size standard applicable to the NAICS code referenced for this solicitation), as of the date of this offer and are incorporated in this offer by reference (see FAR 4.1201), except for paragraphs ____________. [Offeror to identify the applicable paragraphs at (c) through (r) of this provision that the offeror has completed for the purposes of this solicitation only, if any. These amended representation(s) and/or certification(s) are also incorporated in this offer and are current, accurate, and complete as of the date of this offer. Any changes provided by the offeror are applicable to this solicitation only, and do not result in an update to the representations and certifications posted electronically on SAM.]   (c) Offerors must complete the following representations when the resulting contract is to be performed in the United States or its outlying areas. Check all that apply.   (1) Small business concern. The offeror represents as part of its offer that it [_] is, [_] is not a small business concern.   (2) Veteran-owned small business concern. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a small business concern in paragraph (c)(1) of this provision.] The offeror represents as part of its offer that it [_] is, [_] is not a veteran-owned small business concern.   (3) Service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a veteran-owned small business concern in paragraph (c)(2) of this provision.] The offeror represents as part of its offer that it [_] is, [_] is not a service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern.   (4) Small disadvantaged business concern. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a small business concern in paragraph (c)(1) of this provision.] The offeror represents that it [_] is, [_] is not, a small disadvantaged business concern as defined in 13 CFR 124.1002.   (5) Women-owned small business concern. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a small business concern in paragraph (c)(1) of this provision.] The offeror represents that it [_] is, [_] is not a women-owned small business concern.   Note: Complete paragraphs (c)(8) and (c)(9) only if this solicitation is expected to exceed the simplified acquisition threshold.   (6) WOSB concern eligible under the WOSB Program. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a women-owned small business concern in paragraph (c)(5) of this provision.] The offeror represents that-   (i) It [_] is, [_] is not a WOSB concern eligible under the WOSB Program, has provided all the required documents to the WOSB Repository, and no change in circumstances or adverse decisions have been issued that affects its eligibility; and   (ii) It [_] is, [_] is not a joint venture that complies with the requirements of 13 CFR part 127, and the representation in paragraph (c)(6)(i) of this provision is accurate for each WOSB concern eligible under the WOSB Program participating in the joint venture. [The offeror shall enter the name or names of the WOSB concern eligible under the WOSB Program and other small businesses that are participating in the joint venture: _________.] Each WOSB concern eligible under the WOSB Program participating in the joint venture shall submit a separate signed copy of the WOSB representation.   (7) Economically disadvantaged women-owned small business (EDWOSB) concern. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a WOSB concern eligible under the WOSB Program in (c)(6) of this provision.] The offeror represents that-   (i) It [_] is, [_] is not an EDWOSB concern, has provided all the required documents to the WOSB Repository, and no change in circumstances or adverse decisions have been issued that affects its eligibility; and   (ii) It [_] is, [_] is not a joint venture that complies with the requirements of 13 CFR part 127, and the representation in paragraph (c)(7)(i) of this provision is accurate for each EDWOSB concern participating in the joint venture. [The offeror shall enter the name or names of the EDWOSB concern and other small businesses that are participating in the joint venture: _____________.] Each EDWOSB concern participating in the joint venture shall submit a separate signed copy of the EDWOSB representation.   (8) Women-owned business concern (other than small business concern). [Complete only if the offeror is a women-owned business concern and did not represent itself as a small business concern in paragraph (c)(1) of this provision.] The offeror represents that it [_] is, a women-owned business concern.   (9) Tie bid priority for labor surplus area concerns. If this is an invitation for bid, small business offerors may identify the labor surplus areas in which costs to be incurred on account of manufacturing or production (by offeror or first-tier subcontractors) amount to more than 50 percent of the contract price:   ___________________________________________   (10) HUBZone small business concern. [Complete only if the offeror represented itself as a small business concern in paragraph (c)(1) of this provision.] The offeror represents, as part of its offer, that--   (i) It [_] is, [_] is not a HUBZone small business concern listed, on the date of this representation, on the List of Qualified HUBZone Small Business Concerns maintained by the Small Business Administration, and no material changes in ownership and control, principal office, or HUBZone employee percentage have occurred since it was certified in accordance with 13 CFR part 126; and   (ii) It [_] is, [_] is not a HUBZone joint venture that complies with the requirements of 13 CFR part 126, and the representation in paragraph (c)(10)(i) of this provision is accurate for each HUBZone small business concern participating in the HUBZone joint venture. [The offeror shall enter the names of each of the HUBZone small business concerns participating in the HUBZone joint venture: __________.] Each HUBZone small business concern participating in the HUBZone joint venture shall submit a separate signed copy of the HUBZone representation.   (d) Representations required to implement provisions of Executive Order 11246 --   (1) Previous contracts and compliance. The offeror represents that --   (i) It [_] has, [_] has not, participated in a previous contract or subcontract subject to the Equal Opportunity clause of this solicitation; and   (ii) It [_] has, [_] has not, filed all required compliance reports.   (2) Affirmative Action Compliance. The offeror represents that --   (i) It [_] has developed and has on file, [_] has not developed and does not have on file, at each establishment, affirmative action programs required by rules and regulations of the Secretary of Labor (41 CFR parts 60-1 and 60-2), or   (ii) It [_] has not previously had contracts subject to the written affirmative action programs requirement of the rules and regulations of the Secretary of Labor.   (e) Certification Regarding Payments to Influence Federal Transactions (31 U.S.C. 1352). (Applies only if the contract is expected to exceed $150,000.) By submission of its offer, the offeror certifies to the best of its knowledge and belief that no Federal appropriated funds have been paid or will be paid to any person for influencing or attempting to influence an officer or employee of any agency, a Member of Congress, an officer or employee of Congress or an employee of a Member of Congress on his or her behalf in connection with the award of any resultant contract. If any registrants under the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 have made a lobbying contact on behalf of the offeror with respect to this contract, the offeror shall complete and submit, with its offer, OMB Standard Form LLL, Disclosure of Lobbying Activities, to provide the name of the registrants. The offeror need not report regularly employed officers or employees of the offeror to whom payments of reasonable compensation were made.   (f) Buy American Certificate. (Applies only if the clause at Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 52.225-1, Buy American - Supplies, is included in this solicitation.)   (1) The offeror certifies that each end product, except those listed in paragraph (f)(2) of this provision, is a domestic end product and that for other than COTS items, the offeror has considered components of unknown origin to have been mined, produced, or manufactured outside the United States. The offeror shall list as foreign end products those end products manufactured in the United States that do not qualify as domestic end products, i.e., an end product that is not a COTS item and does not meet the component test in paragraph (2) of the definition of "domestic end product." The terms "commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) item," "component," "domestic end product," "end product," "foreign end product," and "United States" are defined in the clause of this solicitation entitled "Buy American-Supplies."   (2) Foreign End Products:   LINE ITEM NO.  COUNTRY OF ORIGIN   (3) The Government will evaluate offers in accordance with the policies and procedures of FAR Part 25.   (g)   (1) Buy American -- Free Trade Agreements -- Israeli Trade Act Certificate. (Applies only if the clause at FAR 52.225-3, Buy American -- Free Trade Agreements -- Israeli Trade Act, is included in this solicitation.)   (i) The offeror certifies that each end product, except those listed in paragraph (g)(1)(ii) or (g)(1)(iii) of this provision, is a domestic end product and that for other than COTS items, the offeror has considered components of unknown origin to have been mined, produced, or manufactured outside the United States. The terms "Bahrainian, Moroccan, Omani, Panamanian, or Peruvian end product," "commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) item," "component," "domestic end product," "end product," "foreign end product," "Free Trade Agreement country," "Free Trade Agreement country end product," "Israeli end product," and "United States" are defined in the clause of this solicitation entitled "Buy American--Free Trade Agreements--Israeli Trade Act."   (ii) The offeror certifies that the following supplies are Free Trade Agreement country end products (other than Bahrainian, Moroccan, Omani, Panamanian, or Peruvian end products) or Israeli end products as defined in the clause of this solicitation entitled "Buy American-Free Trade Agreements-Israeli Trade Act":   Free Trade Agreement Country End Products (Other than Bahrainian, Moroccan, Omani, Panamanian, or Peruvian End Products) or Israeli End Products:   LINE ITEM NO.  COUNTRY OF ORIGIN   (iii) The offeror shall list those supplies that are foreign end products (other than those listed in paragraph (g)(1)(ii) or this provision) as defined in the clause of this solicitation entitled "Buy American-Free Trade Agreements-Israeli Trade Act." The offeror shall list as other foreign end products those end products manufactured in the United States that do not qualify as domestic end products, i.e., an end product that is not a COTS item and does not meet the component test in paragraph (2) of the definition of "domestic end product."   Other Foreign End Products:   LINE ITEM NO.
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