ICT Infrastructure Services London
Hosting services split over 2 separate tier 3 data centres, Server hardware and virtualisation, Application virtualisation, Desktop virtualisation, Storage (SAN replacement and management tools).
UK-London: IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support
Prior information notice
Section I: Contracting authority
London Borough of Waltham Forest
Silver Birch House Uplands Business Park Blackhorse Lane Walthamstow
For the attention of: Mr Kamaljit Singh
E17 5SD London
Telephone: +44 2084966814
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)
NUTS code UKI21
The London Borough of Waltham Forest (LBWF) is looking to re-provision most of the current ICT infrastructure services.
LBWF is situated in East London with a population of approximately 225 000 residents, 98 000 residential properties and 6 700 business properties.
The key requirements for future ICT provision are:
— To be in line with the Council’s new ICT strategy,
— To provide a future proof ICT provision that is flexible, fit for purpose and can act as an enabler for service transformation both within the Council and in conjunction with its partners (other London Boroughs and service providers),
— To enable and sustain real and embedded flexible working including from home, partner sites and on a mobile basis,
— To update and transform access to the Council’s applications and data,
— To align with and compliment the emerging accommodation strategy to consolidate office space,
— To maximise existing investment and achieve efficiency savings in the provision of the service both now and in the future.
The scope of infrastructure services currently under consideration includes:
— Hosting services split over 2 separate tier 3 data centres,
— Server hardware & virtualisation,
— Application virtualisation,
— Desktop virtualisation,
— Storage (SAN replacement and management tools).
It is proposed is to repackage, re-tender and transition to a new service model by end of 2013.
We will be looking for suppliers who are seen in the market place as “trusted advisors on technology and innovation”. To express an interest please contact Kamaljit Singh (ICT Contracts) at firstname.lastname@example.org giving a brief summary of your organisation.
This contract is divided into lots: no
London Borough of Waltham Forest uses www.londontenders.org for all procurement exercises.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:30.11.2012