Call for Expression of Interest for Web Systems Support Contract

Call for Expression of Interest for Web Systems Support Contract

Contract value:£0 – £30,000. The websites in question are hosted on 3 hosting clusters (one for NWW, one for the intranet, and one for WWW). Zope / Plone technical support and development. • Linux system administration tasks related to the delivery of the websites.Reference number: 448

Deadline date:30/05/2013

This deadline is for… Expressions of Interest for Web Systems Support Contract

Contract value:£0 – £30,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Leeds

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: HSCIC – Health and Social Care Information Centre

 

Description of the contract

The Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) maintains a number of websites on the organisation’s internal network, the NHS-wide network (N3, or NWW) and the Internet to support the organisation and individual projects. They serve a number of key audiences and, whilst content is mainly aimed at NHS staff, they also serve to inform members of the public and the media. The websites must maintain high security standards, quality and availability at both an infrastructure and application level. The websites in question are hosted on 3 hosting clusters (one for NWW, one for the intranet, and one for WWW). All physical hosting elements are provided by the organisation’s internal ICT service; however there is a need for the organisation to be able to call on an external supplier for: • Zope / Plone technical support and development. • Linux system administration tasks related to the delivery of the websites.

 

Classification of the contract

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Lowest price

Estimated length of contract: 01/07/2013 – 30/06/2014

 

Who to contact

Contact name Jessica Jenner

Organisation name HSCIC – Health & Social Care Information Centre

Address Vantage House, Leeds, LS1 4HT

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How to apply

Expressions of interest for this procurement are encouraged and should be directed to corporateprocurement@hscic.gov.uk , for the attention of Jessica Jenner. The deadline date for responses will be Thursday 30th May 2013 at 12 noon.