Contract Number: GS00Q17GWD2148
DUNS: 079582431
CAGE: 76R29

About Definitive Advanced Communications

Definitive Advanced Communications (DAC) is an 8(a) Joint Venture between Definitive Infotech Solutions and Services (DISS) and Advanced Communication Cabling, Inc. (ACCI). DAC provides government agencies with IT services and solutions such as networking, structured cabling, physical security systems, computer and server upgrades/maintenance and more.

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Technology Solutions for Your
Mission Requirements: 8(a) STARS II


Introduction to 8(a) STARS II
8(a) STARS II is a multiple-award, indefinite- delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract engineered to provide cutting-edge technology solutions from award-winning 8(a) small businesses to federal agencies. Using 8(a) STARS II will enable you to access 8(a) firms through an established contract vehicle instead of traditional, open market methods – saving time and taxpayer money.

Contract Scope
The scope of the 8(a) STARS II Governmentwide Acquisition Contract (GWAC) is centered on four functional areas (FAs), derived from the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS).The contract offers simple to complex IT service solutions such as: IT help desk support, information assurance, cyber-security, virtualization, IPV6, Web 2.0, and more.

The 8(a) STARS II GWAC is structured with two tiers, known as constellations.The constellation design is new to the 8(a) STARS II GWAC, and offers additional features and benefits. Constellation I includes prime contractors who are technically proficient and offer competitive pricing.

Constellation II prime contractors provide the same strengths as Constellation I, plus the added benefit of either a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level II+ Services or Development credential, or an ISO 9001:2000 or 9001:2008 credential.



Prior to issuing orders under 8(a) STARS II, federal contracting officers are required to receive training on the use of the 8(a) STARS II contract and be granted a written delegation of procurement authority from the GSA Small Business GWAC Center. Training is offered at no cost via:

  • A self-paced, online course
  • Onsite training conferences and events
  • Web or video conferences
  • Conference calls

For more information about how the 8(a) STARS II GWAC can help your agency with information technology requirements, contact Ruth Fritz at (800) 208-5088, e-mail or, or visit