Hyper Converged Infrastructure Invitation to Tender
Leicester City Council wishes to replace existing server infrastructure including server blades, blade enclosures, blade network switches.
United Kingdom-Leicester: Information technology services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Bosworth House, 9 Princess Road West
Contact person: Rebecca Cowan
NUTS code: UKF21
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of Hyper Converged Infrastructure (HCI).
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Leicester City Council (LCC) wishes to replace existing server infrastructure including server blades, blade enclosures, blade network switches, blade SAN switches, physical servers, fibre channel and SAN storage with a Hyper Converged Infrastructure (HCI) platform.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Council would like to invite economic operators (‘Tenderers’) to submit a tender response (‘the Tender’) on the terms set out in the Invitation to Tender (‘ITT’) for selection of a single Contractor (‘the Supplier’) to provide goods/services (‘the Services’), on a non-exclusive basis as called off additional functionality that maybe required over the term of five (5) years in accordance with successful providers terms and conditions (‘the Contract’).
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Annual support renewal for 5 year period.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Leicester City Council offices.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.
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GO Reference: GO-2017412-PRO-9994729.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: