OVERVIEW

The U.S. Army’s Information Technology Enterprise Solutions-Software 2 (ITES-SW2) contract provides commercial software products and maintenance to support the Army and all Federal agencies in their enterprise infrastructure and infrastructure goals. ITES-SW2, under the umbrella of the Computer Hardware Enterprise Software and Solutions (CHESS) program, is the Army’s primary source for commercial software procurement.

BENEFITS OF USING ITES-SW2:

  • No Fees associated
  • Decentralized Ordering
  • Open to Army, DoD and all Federal Agencies

SOFTWARE PRODUCTS & INCIDENTAL SERVICES & HARDWARE:

ITES-SW2 provides a well-rounded scope offering software products in 14 major categories in addition to supporting total solution requirements. A total solution is defined as a software requirement that includes related incidental services and/or hardware. A goal of this acquisition is to provide maximum opportunities for customers to compete salient characteristic, capabilities-based requirements instead of solely brand name requirements. ITES-SW2 provides a well-rounded scope offering software products in 14 major categories in addition to supporting total solution requirements. A total solution is defined as a software requirement that includes related incidental services and/or hardware. A goal of this acquisition is to provide maximum opportunities for customers to compete salient characteristic, capabilities-based requirements instead of solely brand name requirements.

CATALOGS

Catalog 1

Audio & Visual

Catalog 2

Business & Finance

Catalog 3

Communication

Catalog 4

Database, Data Integration & Big Data

Catalog 5

Education

Catalog 6

Internet

Catalog 7

Modeling and Simulation

Catalog 8

Multimedia and Design

Catalog 9

NetOps

Catalog 10

Office Suite

Catalog 11

Operating Systems

Catalog 12

Programming and Development

Catalog 13

IT Utility and Security

Catalog 14

Specialized

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

ITES-SW2 is available to the Army, other DOD agencies, federal agencies and authorized government contractors. It is intended as a total solutions-based contract vehicle.

CUSTOMER SERVICE

Force 3’s Customer Service Team is here to serve you, our valued customer. Throughout the warranty period, we offer dedicated, 24/7 live support at 1-888-431-8982. Our customer service team can provide you with order status and shipment information should you have any questions. We will alert you of any delays, and will let you know once your order ships. Our customer service team also acts as liaison, should you need assistance in communicating with manufacturers. Because your success is important to us, we follow ISO 9001:2015 quality management principles to ensure your complete satisfaction.

GETTING STARTED

All of Force 3’s ITES-SW2 offerings are available online through the CHESS IT eMart. To get started, visit https://chess.army.mil and create a new account. Once you’ve registered, select the product, service or solution you’re seeking to obtain a quote or place an order.

CONTACT FORCE 3

Stacey James, Program Manager

Email: ITES-SW2-PM@force3.com

Phone: 410-774-7190

 

Pia Foster, Senior Contracts Administrator

Email: pfoster@force3.com

Phone: 410-774-7250

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

CHESS IT eMart

Ordering Guide

When order, please have the following information available.

 

Contract Number: W52P1J-20-D-0052

 

Performance Period Base Period: 31 August 2020 - 30 August 2025

 

Option Period: 31 August 2025 - 30 August 2030

 

Contract amount: $13B Ceiling

 

Contract type: IDIQ with FFP task orders