Purchase Of Firewalls Caerphilly

Purchase Of Firewalls Caerphilly

Caerphilly County Borough Council is seeking urgent tender responses for the provision of two (2) data centre grade firewalls to replace the existing internal firewalls within the Authority.

Purchase Of Firewalls For LiDW Project

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SUPPLIES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Caerphilly County Borough Council

Procurement Services, Penallta House, Tredomen Park, Ystrad Mynach,

Hengoed

CF82 7PG

UK

Rhys James

+44 1443863161

jamesrm1@caerphilly.gov.uk

+44 1443863167
www.caerphilly.gov.uk
https://www.proactisplaza.com/SupplierPortal/
https://www.proactisplaza.com/SupplierPortal/

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Purchase Of Firewalls For LiDW Project

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Caerphilly County Borough Council is seeking urgent tender responses for the provision of two (2) data centre grade firewalls to replace the existing internal firewalls within the Authority. The firewalls must be fully resilient and configured for high availability with the capacity to deal with current and future network traffic. The solution will integrate with the current external firewalls as part of dual skin architecture and will deliver multilayer threat prevention.

For information, the project is grant funded and due to the urgency has to be completed and invoiced by 27th February 2015.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Sell2Wales Web Site at http://www.sell2wales.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=22017.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

30211200 Mainframe hardware
51611100 Hardware installation services
72222300 Information technology services

1016 Gwent Valleys (Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly)

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

The project is grant funded and therefore has to be completed and invoiced by 27th February 2015.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Caerphilly County Borough Council requires that the tenderer must be a Checkpoint Gold or Platinum partner, and their engineers performing the installation and configuration at Caerphilly CBC will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in checkpoint firewall configurations and high availability.

The project is grant funded and therefore has to be completed and invoiced by 27th February 2015.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

CCBC/PS1331/15/RJ

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 05-02-2015

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
05-02-2015  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 12-02-2015

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

As part of the process, the tender will be undertaken utilising Caerphilly CBC’s Proactis Plaza e-tendering system.

Therefore, companies are invited to follow the following directions to register on the system:

1. Log in to the Proactis Plaza E-Sourcing Portal at https://www.proactisplaza.com

2. Click the “Sign Up” button.

3. Enter your details such as Organisation Name, Details and Primary Contact Details.

4. Please make a note of the Organisation ID and Login Name, then click Register.

5. You may then receive an email from the system asking you to Click here to activate your account. This takes you to

Enter Organisation Details. Or you may be redirected straight to your account home page, depneding on your browser.

6. Please enter the information requested, click Next and follow the instructions ensuring that you enter all applicable

details.

7. In the Enter Product Classification screen please ensure that you select the Product Classification Codes (CPV Codes)

that appear in the tender notice.

8. Accept the Terms and Conditions and then click Next. This takes you in to the Welcome window.

9. In the Welcome window please enter your Organisation name, Organisation ID and User Name (User ID). You now

need to create your unique password. Please ensure that you make a note of this along with the other information

already recorded.

10. Now click Done and you will enter the Supplier Home page.

11. From the Home Page, go to the “Opportunities” area, where you can search for this Opportunity. Click on the

“Show Me Arrow” of the relevant opportunity and then click to register your interest on the relevant button.

12. Click the Opportunities Icon on the left of the page so that the page is refreshed, then, click on the “Show Me

Arrow” of the relevant contract again and this will take you into the create a response section of the portal.

13. Note the closing date for completion of the relevant project. Please review the tabs at the top of the page as there

will be information relating to the project held here.

14. You can now either continue to fill out this area and create a response or if the project is not of interest to you

Decline this opportunity by clicking the “Decline” button at the top of the page.

Tenderers shall express an interest in tendering for this arrangement by registering their interest on the Proactis Plaza

System as stated above.

(WA Ref:22017)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

30-01-2015

 

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