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The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD), intends to procure on a brand name basis, National Instruments (NI) LabVIEW software licenses listed on the attached deliverables list for software testing of circuit boards. LabVIEW enables the board testers to more effectively design and code test platforms for these new circuit boards and integrates with nearly any piece of hardware from any manufacturer, thus retaining the same software environment for developing different circuit board tests. In order to be considered for an award all interested vendors must be an authorized reseller and provide proof that they are an authorized re-seller/distributor of National Instruments.
This requirement is set-aside for small business.
Pricing shall be in line with GSA pricing if offered. Any open-market products shall be listed on the quote as such.
Please include any shipping/freight cost for FOB Destination Dahlgren, VA 22448-5114. Simplified Acquisition Procedures (SAP) will be utilized for award in accordance with FAR Part 13. The order shall be firm fixed price. DFAR 252.232-7003 (Electronic Submission of Payment Requests and Receiving Reports) is applicable to this purchase.
Quotes should be submitted by 12:00 noon on Friday, December 5, 2014 to the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, 176320 Dahlgren Road, Bldg 183, Suite 100, Dahlgren Virginia 22448-5158. Inquiries may be sent to Attention Rita Newman, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, and phone number 540-653-7078. The email subject should reference synopsis number N00178-15-Q-4073.
The following term also applies to this procurement:
In order to minimize the risk of the government purchasing counterfeit products or unauthorized secondary market equipment, which would not be supported by the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), and to ensure that the Government purchases only equipment that is genuine (i.e., not counterfeit or gray market), authorized (e.g., including appropriate licenses), and supported (e.g., warranty and support services) by the OEM, Vendor shall certify that it is a Manufacturer Authorized Partner as of the date of the submission of their offer, and that it has the certification/specialization level required by the Manufacturer to support both the product sale and product pricing, in accordance with the applicable Manufacturer certification/specialization requirements. Unless otherwise specified, Vendor shall warrant that the products are new, in their original box. By submitting a response to an Request for Quote (RFQ) or Request for Proposal (RFP) , the Vendor confirms to have sourced all Manufacturer products submitted in this offer from Manufacturer or through Manufacturer Authorized Partners only, in accordance with Manufacturer's applicable policies in effect at the time of purchase. Vendor shall provide Buyer with a copy of the End User license agreement, and shall warrant that all Manufacturer software is licensed originally to Buyer as the original licensee authorized to use the Manufacturer Software.
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