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After 30 years of successful service in Air Force, Wayne Walker started Cal Vet Integrated Consulting Services based in Sacramento CA.
Wayne saw an opportunity to provide quality consulting services to the Government Community that brings a unique fresh perspective and experience
Founding partners created CVICS to use their extensive IT knowledge and former Big 5 management consulting experience to make daily impact on our clients
Our primary focus is to help various State, Federal and Defense agencies address their enterprise technology and management needs
We are dedicated to be results driven and agile in our approach. Our team brings together management experience of large technology and transformation projects of government contractors while remaining an agile start up with a Silicon Valley spirit of 'making it done"
CVICS is Small Business / Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise (SB/DVBE)
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) by Caltrans
Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business
SBA 8(a) Certified
Cyber strategy and assessment
Cyber engineering and architecture
Cloud protection services and controls
Business continuity and cyber resilience
Cloud strategy and readiness
SaaS implementations and integration
Governance, risk, and compliance
Strategy of customer experience
Arch definition of contact centers
Deployment and integration
Operations and optimization
Online learning strategy and programs
Course and content development
Learning Management System (LMS)
Training As a Service model
Mobile First enterprise strategy
Mobile app development
Engagement strategies for end users
Full cycle mobile deployments
ERP/CRM project management
Enterprise system implementations
Integration and optimizations
Big data analytics
On-demand IT staffing in niche skill areas
Contract-based roles, contract-to-hire roles, direct hire
Expert delivery program
Program and project management
Contract Number: 47QTCB22D0464
General Service Administration (GSA) 8(a) STARS III Government Wide Acquisition Contract (GWAC)
What is STARS III?
8(a) STARS III, a small business set-aside Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC), provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners. This next-generation GWAC builds upon the framework of 8(a) STARS II and expands capabilities for emerging technologies and outside the continental United States (OCONUS) requirements.
The scope of the 8(a) STARS III GWAC is centered on North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code 541512, but may include other NAICS codes that are predominately IT services. These may include but are not limited to, 541511, 541513, 541519, and 518210. The contract offers IT services ranging from simple to complex and services-based solutions such help-desk support, information assurance, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, and more.
Benefits of STARS III
The 8(a) STARS III GWAC ordering period is a five-year base with one three-year option. This ordering period began on July 2, 2021.
The ceiling for 8(a) STARS III is $50 billion.
8(a) STARS III allows for a fixed price, time and materials, labor-hour, or a hybrid blend of these task order types. Directed awards allowed for orders up to the 8(a) Competitive Threshold.
The contract access fee for the 8(a) STARS III GWAC is .75%, the same as GSA Schedules.
The contract includes two sub-areas, one for emerging technology and one for OCONUS requirements.
GSA 8(a) STARS III Website:
CVICS Contract Number:
DUNS Number: 08-098-1265
Cage Code: 881Y7
One 5 year base with one 3 year option
(07/02/2021 to 07/01/2026 and option
07/02/ 2026 to 07/01/2029)
Contract Ceiling: $50 Billion
Contract Access Fee:
0.75% applied to the total price for performance as billed to the government
Mike Blinov, VP of Public Services
Of Water Resources
CVICS is working with DWR on analysis and replacement of Big Data water asset management enterprise system