Red Hat Academic Licences – Invitation to Quote
Licenses are required from the 1st September 2017.
Computer and Related Services, Technology and Equipment
Location of contract
Value of contract
28 July 2017
11 August 2017
Contract start date
01 September 2017
Contract end date
31 August 2018
CLOSING TIME FOR BIDS IS 11/08/2017 11:00 HOURS. DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE BUYER.
The Science & Technology Facilities Council’s (STFC) current Red Hat Linux Academic Site subscription and supporting infrastructure software subscription and licences expire on 31st August 2017. Licenses are required from the 1st September 2017.
STFC requires a 1 year renewal of its Red Hat Linux Academic Site subscription and supporting infrastructure software, usage as per below;
Item Ref: RH2598163
Description: Red Hat Enterprise Linux Academic Site Subscription with Smart Management
Item Ref: MCT1692
Description: Red Hat Satellite (Academic Edition)
Item Ref: MCT0369
Description: Red Hat Satellite Capsule Server.
The duration of this contract shall be for 1 year beginning on the 1st September 2017 and expiring on the 31st August 2018.
Terms and Conditions:
Bidders are to note that any requested modifications to the Contracting Authority Terms and Conditions on the grounds of statutory and legal matters only, shall be raised as a formal clarification during the permitted clarification period.
Note : Please disregard any content in this notice that requests your organisation “to apply directly to the buyer” as this unfortunately a system generated error, that is outside of the Contracting Authorities control.
About the buyer
North Star Avenue
IT17302 ITQ Invitation to Quote
IT17302 ITQ Invitation to Quote questions
IT17302 Services Purchasing Contract
IT17302 AW5.2 Price Schedule
Bidder – Logging into Emptoris for the first time
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How to apply
Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided.