This is a cooperative contract that allows customers access to technical capabilities that run in cloud environments and meet the NIST Essential Characteristics. The three cloud categories awarded are Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Software as a Service (SaaS), and Platform as a Service. For complete details of the award of this contract please visit the NASPO ValuePoint website.
Every public agency, public institution of higher education, public school, and other public entity authorized under state statute with an approved participating addendum may use contracts under this award. Once a Participating Addendum is signed with a state or an individual entity, customers may begin to place orders with an awarded vendor for AWS Services. All orders, pursuant to the agreement, at a minimum, shall include:
- The Services or supplies being delivered
- The place and requested time of delivery
- A billing address
- The name, phone number, and address of the Purchasing Entity representative
- The price per unit or other pricing elements consistent with the agreement
- A ceiling amount of the order for the services being ordered
- The Master Agreement identifier and the Participating State contract identifier
Purchase orders should be sent directly to an awarded vendor for fulfillment. Should there be any additional documents needed to process the order, the awarded vendor will contact the customer to request them.
AWS Partner Network:
The AWS Partner Network (APN) is a global partner program that focuses on helping organizations build a successful AWS-based business by providing business, technical, marketing, and GTM support. APN consists of Consulting and Technology Partners who graduate through recognized tiers based on their level of engagement with AWS. Learn more about APN and AWS Partner Programs.
AWS APN Competency Program:
The AWS Competency program is designed to highlight APN Partners who have demonstrated technical proficiency and proven success in specialized solution areas. Learn more information about the different AWS Competencies.
AWS Public Sector:
Learn more about AWS in the Public Sector.