By Karis Lucano
1st Feb 2017
We are pleased to inform you that the new ICT Solutions and Supply of Network Infrastructure framework launched on the 1st February 2017 and is now available for members to use. The contract will run until January 2019 with two possible one year extensions until 2021.
We believe the framework offers a wide choice of suppliers and also covers members’ requirements comprehensively. The framework is comprised of the following lots:
Please see table below for the successful suppliers.
|Lot Number||Lot Details||Lot 1||Servers and Associated Equipment (including server racking, cabinets and KVM etc.)|
|Lot 2||Enterprise Storage (NAS, SAN etc.)|
|Lot 3||Backup and Archiving|
|Lot 4||Networking Equipment & Services (including but not exclusive of routers, hubs, switches, wireless network systems, LAN, virtualisation, cloud etc.)|
|Lot 5||Security Hardware (including internet/email monitoring, firewall and network intrusion detection).)|
|Lot 6||Maintenance, Installation & Support (as a standalone requirement, not alongside the purchase of equipment)|
35 suppliers in total were successful over the various lots. A full supplier list and User Guide can be found on our website to assist you with your further competition.
If you have any questions, please contact Contracts and Procurement Officer Karis Lucano at [email protected] or 0161 974 0958.