Dell Systems Wins $2.5B Navy BPA for Commercial Application Licenses

Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) will supply program licenses and info technologies merchandise and solutions under a possible five-yr, $2.49 billion blanket purchase arrangement with the U.S. Navy.

The Naval Information and facts Warfare Centre Pacific in San Diego received two proposals for the single-award BPA that was awarded via the Division of Defense’s Enterprise Software Initiative, which intends to streamline the process of computer software licensing acquisition and provide IT products that are compliant with DOD’s specialized benchmarks, the Pentagon mentioned Friday.

Underneath the DOD Organization Computer software Arrangement, the vendor will present consumer-primarily based membership licenses, software assurance and commercially out there perpetual licenses which includes Microsoft 365, Microsoft Azure and client accessibility licenses. 

The Pentagon and the U.S. Coastline Guard can also use the ESA furnished that they are permitted underneath the provisions of 14 U.S. Code Segment 3 and Area 145, 10 U.S. Code Segment 2571 and 31 U.S. Code Section 1535.

The Navy will use DOD’s functions and maintenance funds to aid delivery orders and expects the buying period of time to operate via May perhaps 31, 2026.