Contract for the Supply of Network Equipment

Contract for the Supply of Network Equipment (Cisco LAN Switches) and associated services

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust (PAHT) is seeking to improve upon its current LAN network current consisting of Cisco LAN switch.

Reference number: T3198

Deadline date:31/03/2014

This deadline is for… Delivery of goods and implementation of necessary services as specified

Contract value:£45,000 – £80,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Harlow In the Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust and all associated sites

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: The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

 

Description of the contract

The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust (PAHT) is seeking to improve upon its current LAN network current consisting of Cisco LAN switch. Part of PAHT’s current Cisco LAN switches have reached their End-of-Sale (EoS) milestone. This switch migration project to refresh the EoS switches will ensure that PAH receive continued hardware and software support and maintenance. Due to its current network configurations, the trust is seeking for expressions of interest from economic operators able to supply an array of CISCO network equipment by 17th of January 2014. Suitable providers will be invited to submit bids by the 27th January 2014.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

72710000 Local area network services

50312300 Maintenance and repair of data network equipment

32420000 Network equipment

32415000 Ethernet network

32410000 Local area network

32400000 Networks

 

Additional information

Contract type: Supplies – Purchase

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 18 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Sophia Donaldson

Organisation name The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

Address Procurement and Supplies Management Department, 1 Mitre Buildings, Kitson Way, HARLOW, Essex, CM20 1DR

Telephone 01279827948

Extension number:

Fax

Web address http://www.pah.nhs.uk/

 

How to apply

(1) Parties who expressed an interest will be required to submit a pre-qualification questionnaire (if it is not a supplier of PAHT). Please contact Sophia Donaldson by email at sophia.donaldson@pah.nhs.uk with PAHT Ref: T3198 in subject title. Expressions of Interest (EoI) closes on 1200 Hr on 17th January 2014, but can be extended at discretion of the Trust up to 1700 Hr on 17th January 2014. (2) Full instructions regarding bidding procedures will be outlined in ITT. ITT documents will be made available to shortlisted economic operators. (3) PAHT aims to shortlist at least THREE suitable economic operators for ITT stage.