Tender for VDI Solution
The supply and implementation of a VDI (Virtual Desk Infrastructure) solution to support 2 000 individual users.
United Kingdom-Halifax: Internet and intranet software package
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
The Town Hall, Crossley Street
Contact person: Paul Davis
Telephone: +44 1422393182
NUTS code: UKE44
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
VDI Solution for Calderdale Council
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The supply and implementation of a VDI (Virtual Desk Infrastructure) solution to support 2 000 individual users across the Council.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
The Borough Council of Calderdale.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The Council is looking to award a sole provider contract for:
— the supply and implementation of a VDI solution to support 2 000 individual users across the Council,
— to provide access from a variety of thin client devices, such as Igels, Raspberry Pi, Chromebooks and Windows 10,
— the ability to run a full Windows desktop and Windows based applications, including Microsoft Office, Oracle/Java applications and browsers for up to 1500 concurrent users,
— the ability to stream individual Windows apps running in the VDI environment into a session on a Windows laptop/pc.
A comprehensive list of requirements can be found in the procurement documentation.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The above duration is for 60 months for the initial contract with an extension period up to 24 months.
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.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
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.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
1 Oxford Road
Telephone: +44 1133062800
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: