Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC)
Ceiling: $25 billion
Pools: Small Business and 8(a)
Contract Number: HHSM-500-2017-00009
SPARC Website: https://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/CMS-Information-Technology/SPARC/SPARC-Main-Page-Index.html
Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract is a cost-effective, innovative solution for procuring information technology (IT) professional services from a pool of CMS experienced partners. The 10-year multiple award, performance-based contract’s aim is to provide strategic, technical and program management guidance and support services to further modernize CMS business processes and supporting systems.