NITAAC (NIH Information Technology Acquisition and Assessment Center) is housed within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and is a full service acquisition program that has been designated a federal Executive Agent, authorized by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to administer three Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs) for information technology (IT) acquisitions. The CIO-CS vehicle can be used by any Federal civilian or Department of Defense (DoD) agency to acquire information technology services, solutions, and commodities from pre-qualified vendors at lower than open market prices in less time than going the traditional full and open route.

NITAAC Mission

To provide low-cost, high-quality IT products and services to every government agency through the efficient and economical use of innovative government-wide acquisition contracts.


To be the preeminent “go-to” provider of quality customized IT products, services and solutions to contracting federal agencies.