Disaster Recovery Facilities EHRC

Disaster Recovery Facilities EHRC

The purpose of this ITQ is to invite bids for the provision of a physical hosting environment for our IT DR services. We seek to contract with a supplier who can provide the services from 01/04/2013.

EHRC 125/2013 – Disaster Recovery Facilities

Reference number: EHRC 125/2013 – Disaster Recovery Facilities

Deadline date:14/03/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£100,000 – £500,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Greater Manchester Greater Manchester,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

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

Name of the buying organisation: Equality and Human Rights Commission

Original source URL www.equalityhumanrights.com

 

Description of the contract

The Commission operates from 5 primary locations across England, Scotland and Wales with a central, on-premise, Data Centre facility at its Manchester office. The Data Centre houses all business IT services and applications and we have contracts with external suppliers to support and maintain certain aspects of the telecommunications and network provisions. We also operate IT Disaster Recovery (DR) services from a second off-premise data centre under contract with a third party supplier. This contract expires on 31/03/2013. The purpose of this ITQ is to invite bids for the provision of a physical hosting environment for our IT DR services. We seek to contract with a supplier who can provide the services from 01/04/2013. The proposed contract term is for a minimum of one year with an option to extend for up to two further one year periods. N.B. Interested Parties should note that the ‘Open’ Procedure is being used for this tender exercise therefore it is a one stage process and there is NO Expression of Interest stage – the Tender Submission Deadline is :- 13:00hrs on Thursday 7th March 2013. Full tender documentation is available on request by emailing tenders@equalityhumanrights.com – with the subject heading ‘EHRC 125/2013 Disaster Recovery Facilities’

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

72251000 Disaster recovery services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 7

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: 01/04/2013 – 31/03/2014

 

Who to contact

Contact name S. Kenyon

Organisation name Equality and Human Rights Commission

Address Equality Human Rights Commission, Arndale House, Arndale Centre, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M4 3AQ

Telephone 01618298100

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How to apply

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