NASA Gives $5.6 Billion Contract To HewlettPackard
NASA awarded Hewlett-Packard [HPQ], or HP, a seven-year contract worth up to $5.6 billion, the space agency announced.
HP will provide a wide range of technology for federal government agencies.
Products HP will provide include desktops, workstations and blade PCs with Linux and Unix capabilities, servers and printers, among others.
They will be produced under the indefinite delivery indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract, called the NASA Solutions for Enterprise-Wide Procurement (SEWP) IV Class 5.
The entire federal government and its authorized prime contractors can purchase HP technology through SEWP IV.
In addition, the Department of Veterans Affairs has made NASA SEWP IV its mandatory contract for the acquisition of technology.