"[In this way,] STOCs can address particular areas like flight or mechanical training," Skurka said.
STOCs are particularly good for small business participation, because of the speed with which they are awarded," noted Skurka.
STOCs also should speed up service to STRICOM customers, McBrayer explained.
IDIIQ contracts caught on and actually paved the way for STOCs, Denver said.
Once again, STRICOM is taking the acquisition reform lead by introducing STOCs. Awards for this first series of omnibus contracts will be announced in September, Skurka said.
Also, STOCs are an open process from the beginning."
Aronberg, president of Aronberg and Associates, a marketing consulting firm based in Orlando, said he liked the simpler approach to the STOCs.