DUNS NUMBER 129987264
CEILING $25,000,000,000
CONTACT [email protected]

The Strategic Partners Acquisition Readiness Contract (SPARC) is an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ), performance-based contract, that provides customers with a cost-effective, innovative solution for procuring information technology (IT) professional services. Using the SPARC contract vehicle, customers can draw on a refined pool of highly qualified partners with CMS experience. These partners provide expertise in the areas of strategic, technical, and program management guidance and support services, to facilitate the modernization of CMS business processes and supporting systems. The SPARC contract is available to all Health and Human Services (HHS) Operating Divisions to procure IT System development services and will be the primary vehicle for CMS to acquire IT services over the next 10 years. SERVICES AVAILABLE THROUGH SPARC:

  • Streamlined ordering and procedures under FAR Subpart 16.505 saves time, money, and resources 
  • Initiation, concept, and planning services 
  • Requirements services 
  • Design services 
  • Development services 
  • Testing services Security control assessment (SCA) services 
  • Independent verification and validation (IV&V) services 
  • Maintenance services 
  • Support services Data request services 
  • Help desk support services