Paradigm Investment Capital, L.L.C. DBA Logical Technology and Research has been awarded the GSA 8(a) STARSIII GWAC as a prime contractor.  Directed task orders up to the 8(a) competitive threshold are allowed for Federal Civilian and Department of Defense activities, and we were awarded IT Services & IT Services-based Solutions and Sub-Area 1: Emerging Technology-Focused IT Services.

8(a) STARS III, a small business set-aside GWAC, provides flexible access to customized IT solutions from a large, diverse pool of 8(a) industry partners. This next-generation GWAC builds upon the framework of 8(a) STARS II and expands capabilities for emerging technologies. 

LTR Contract No: 47QTCB22D0462
LTR CAGE Code: 768G7
LTR DUNS: 034904414
Performance Period: July 2, 2021 – July 1, 2026 with 1 three (3) year option
Program Manager: William McVay
Phone: (703) 966-5647

8(a) STARS III is a multiple award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (MA/IDIQ) GWAC set aside exclusively for SBA certified 8(a) IT firms. 8(a) STARS III provides Federal agencies with customized IT services and IT services-based solutions, both commercial and non-commercial, as defined in the Clinger-Cohen Act and FAR 2.101.  GSA 8(a) STARS III is a multiple award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract vehicle with a $50 billion program ceiling and a five-year base period with one three-year option.

There are no functional areas on STARS III so they should not be referenced, 8(a) STARS III was awarded under NAICS: 54152, Computer Systems Design Services. Requirements that align with other IT services NAICS codes are within the scope of the STARS III GWAC. These NAICS codes include, but are not limited to: 541511, 541513, 541519, 518210.

  • Task Order Performance can go 5 years beyond Contract ordering end date.
  • The ceiling for 8(a) STARS III is $50 billion.
  • 8(a) STARS III allows for fixed price, time and materials, labor-hour or a hybrid blend of these task order types.
  • The GSA Stars III website can be accessed via