Vets Federal Contractor and Veteran Owned Business
Castillo Technologies dba Cloud Computing Technologies is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business firm verified by the VA’s Center for Veterans Enterprise department of veteran affairs and listed in the VA VetBiz Vets directory. Further information available at Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business.
Background of the Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business SDVOSB Program
The program was created by the Veteran’s Benefit Act of 2003 to assist Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business companies in competing for Federal Contracts. Presidential Executive Order 13360 reinforced the Federal government’s commitment to assisting Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses and made the 3% Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business set aside a mandatory goal. Subpart 19.14 of the FAR applies.
Under the authority granted in Public Law 109-461, VA is authorized to Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business set aside contracts and/or award sole source contracts, to SDVOSB companies and VOSB firms.
Consistent with PL 109-461, awarding contracts to Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business firms is the highest priority within the Small Business programs for VA. Consistent with the mandate and the mission of VA, participation of SDVOSBs in VA Acquisition programs is strongly encouraged. OSDBU is the advocate that monitors the Veteran Owned Small Business (VOSB) Program, with a special emphasis on Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business.
Benefits of the Veteran Owned Business Vets Program
The Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business sole source vehicle provides agencies a simplified and shortened acquisition procedure:
- Reduced decision cycle: time required to award an SDVOSB sole source contract is usually within days
- Prices reflecting the best value: agency negotiates with the federal contractor directly to gain best value
- Lowered administrative costs: procurement process and costs are reduced to a minimum
- Credit for promoting SDVOSB participation within agency for government contracts
The best measure of success in working with an Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Set-Aside company verified by the department of veterans affairs is the receipt of a high-quality, well-tailored, timely support delivery that scales to meet operational needs at an affordable cost.
Available on GSA STARS II GWAC Federal Contractor GS-06F-0787Z
North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)
518210 DATA PROCESSING, HOSTING, AND RELATED SERVICES
519190 ALL OTHER INFORMATION SERVICES
541330 ENGINEERING SERVICES
541511 CUSTOM COMPUTER PROGRAMMING SERVICES
541512 COMPUTER SYSTEMS DESIGN SERVICES
541513 COMPUTER FACILITIES MANAGEMENT SERVICES
541519 OTHER COMPUTER RELATED SERVICES
541611 ADMINISTRATIVE MANAGEMENT AND GENERAL MANAGEMENT CONSULTING SERVICES
541690 OTHER SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL CONSULTING SERVICES
541990 ALL OTHER PROFESSIONAL, SCIENTIFIC, AND TECHNICAL SERVICES
561210 FACILITIES SUPPORT SERVICES
561621 SECURITY SYSTEMS SERVICES (EXCEPT LOCKSMITHS)