Tag Archives: SAM

Federal Procurement Data System’s Reporting Functions Will Migrate to Beta SAM Website in March

The General Services Administration will move the Federal Procurement Data System’s main reporting functions – administrative, standard, ad hoc and static – to the System for Award Management’s beta website by March 16, Nextgov reported Wednesday.

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GSA Issues First, Second Set of Unique Entity Identifier Specifications

The General Services Administration has released the first and second group of specifications for a unique entity identifier as the agency prepares to transition from the DUNS number to a non-proprietary identifier. GSA said the System for Award Management will assign the unique identifier used to track companies doing business with the government.

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GSA’s Judith Zawatsky on Transition to Beta Website for Contracting Opportunities

Judith Zawatsky, assistant commissioner in the office of systems management at General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service, told Federal News Network in an interview posted Thursday about the efforts of GSA’s information technology team to address the issues following the transition from FedBizOpps to the cloud-based System for Award Management beta website.

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FAA to Cease FedBizOpps Contracting Announcements

The Federal Aviation Administration is advising interested vendors that contracting opportunities with the agency and other related announcements will be posted on the new FAA Contract Opportunities website.

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DoD, NASA, GSA Issue Final Rule on System for Award Management Registration

The Defense DepartmentNASA and the General Services Administration have released a final rule that seeks to revise the instructions for System for Award Management registration. A Federal Register notice posted Wednesday says the final rule is set to take effect on Oct. 26 and amends the Federal Acquisition Regulation to require vendors to register through SAM prior to bid submission.

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DISA Develops, Implements Application for Automated Authorization of System Access Requests

The Defense Information Systems Agency has developed and implemented a program to automate the authorization of systems access requests. DISA’s Ecosystem Cyber Services Line of Business created the System Access Management application in aims to automate the process for the Defense Department‘s Form 2875: System Authorization Access Request, the agency said …

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