Cloud for Server Virtualisation

Cloud for Server Virtualisation

The University of Aberdeen is investigating leveraging our existing investment in our server virtualisation environment to move to the next evolution by providing an on-premises cloud distributed across two data centres using a new model for service provision.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


University of Aberdeen

IT Services, Dunbar Street,

Aberdeen

AB24 3QY

UK

Martin Fraser

+44 1224273309
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/it

1.2

Address from which further information may be obtained


University of Aberdeen

IT Services,

UK

Martin Fraser

+44 1224273309

martin.fraser@abdn.ac.uk
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/it

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Cloud for Server Virtualisation

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The University of Aberdeen is investigating leveraging our existing investment in our server virtualisation environment to move to the next evolution by providing an on-premises cloud distributed across two data centres using a new model for service provision.

To aid the above work the University of Aberdeen will be issuing a request for information as part of the information gathering in advance of any potential future tender exercise. If you are interested in being sent the details of the request for information can you please note your interest before Friday 28th March. The request for information will be issued as a quick quote through Public Contracts Scotland. Only companies that have noted their interest before 28th March will be issued with the RFI documentation.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=299442.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

271200 Hardware
271500 Services – Information Communication Technology
271513 Services – Disaster Recovery

130 Aberdeen & North-East

3 Administrative Information

3.1

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

3.2

Estimated Start of the Award Procedure

28-03-2014

4 Other Information

4.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:299442)

4.2

Download Additional Documentation

N/a

4.3

Publication date of this notice

21-03-2014