EU Compliant

The framework agreement covers a wide range of ICT requirements split over 6 lots:

  • Lot 1: Servers & Associated Equipment (including server racking, cabinets, Kernal-based Virtual Machine (KVM) etc.)
  • Lot 2: Enterprise Storage (including Network Attached Storage (NAS), Storage Area Network (SAN) etc.)
  • Lot 3: Backup & Archiving including the supply, installation and management of backup & archiving services such as online/remote/cloud solutions
  • Lot 4: Networking Equipment & Services including routers, hubs, switches, wireless network systems, Local Area Networks (LAN), virtualisation, cloud etc.
  • Lot 5: Security Hardware including internet/email monitoring, firewall & network intrusion detection
  • Lot 6: Maintenance, Installation & Support as a standalone requirement not alongside the purchase of equipment

Awarded from 1st February 2017 to 31st January 2019 with a possible extension to 31st January 2021

Important: Please read our dedicated User Guide.
It is required reading if you are considering using this framework:

CPC Contract Manager

Name: Karis Lucano

Tel: 0161 974 0958


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The contracting authority for this framework is Crescent Purchasing Consortium.