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Best Value Toolkit

December 16, 2014

Updated 10/10/17

This DoD ESI web-based Best Value Toolkit provides a simple roadmap to guide DoD IT buyers through available ESI resources to ensure they obtain Best Value on behalf of the government for common Commercial-off-the-Shelf (COTS) software acquisition scenarios. It presents commercial best practices combined with DoD ESI's many years of experience in commercial software acquisition in the DoD. It has been designed for use in a variety of situations - use as appropriate and customize its tools to fit your situation.