The DoIT Industry Partnership is a partnership of State IT procurement professionals and industry experts convening for the purpose of improving State IT procurements. DoIT is incorporating industry input as part of its efforts to improve the State IT procurement process and contract terms and conditions.
2014 accomplishments include:
At the end of October, DoIT received 164 completed surveys intended to obtain information specifically from MBE firms regarding solicitation terms and conditions. See the survey and detailed responses to question 6.
The most common responses to question 6, “Which two terms and conditions of Maryland's standard contract do you believe are the most challenging for your business?” include:
DoIT held an Industry Partnership work session on October 8, 2014 at the Miller Senate Office Building in Annapolis. Seventy-five industry attendees participated in a discussion regarding the draft standard IT contract circulated for industry comment (see link below) and other Terms and Conditions topics.
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