Medway Grid for Learning – Wide Area Network Contract
The MGfL is made up of a broadband connection to 72 sites either through a cable or wireless connection, and a range of ICT services.
United Kingdom-Chatham: Computer network services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Gun Wharf, Dock Road
Contact person: Mr Victor Ogunyemi
Telephone: +44 1634337843
NUTS code: UKJ41
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of Medway Grid for Learning.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The MGfL is a secure wide area network connecting school local area networks (LAN), enabling schools to access a number of ICT services that they would otherwise need to purchase and manage independently.
The MGfL is made up of a broadband connection to 72 sites either through a cable or wireless connection, and a range of ICT services e.g. service support, e-mail, web filtering and anti-virus.
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:
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The proposed contract period for this service will be 2 years with a provision to extend for a further one (1) year, unless otherwise terminated in line with the conditions of contract. Any extension will be taken with mutual agreement and only after satisfactory performance against Key Performance Indicators.
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
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
Verification via the Kent Business Portal.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Kent
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: