The U.S. Army Information Technology Enterprise Solutions Software 2 (ITES-SW2) contract is a follow on to the ITES-SW contracts that are the Army’s mandatory source for commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) IT software. Strategic Communications is one of only 31 contractors on the $13 billion 10-year award.
The scope of the ITES-SW2 contract includes software products and related services that have obtained a full Certificate of Networthiness (CoN). It will support Army, Department of Defense (DoD) and all Federal Agency enterprise Information Technology (IT) infrastructure and info-structure goals. There are 14 different product categories including IT Utility & Security, Modeling & Simulation, Multimedia & Design, Program & Development, NetOps, and Operating Systems. These 14 categories align with the major software categories identified by U.S. Army Network Enterprise Technology Command (NETCOM).
Benefits of using ITES-SW2
- No Fees associated
- Decentralized Ordering
- Open to Army, DoD and all Federal Agencies
Offering simple, straightforward contract vehicles through its online Army e-commerce ordering system, the IT e-mart, CHESS directly supports the CIO/G-6 strategy by providing the benefits of continuous vendor competition for best value and consolidating requirements to maximize cost avoidance and leverage the Army’s buying power.
Period of Performance
August 31, 2020 – September 1, 2025
Army ITES-SW2 Contact Information