Firewall Hardware and Software Contract

Firewall Hardware and Software Contract

Provision for the Maintenance of Firewall, Hardware and Software for Gwent Police and Monmouthshire County Council.

Procurer reference: File 580
Value of tender: £Undisclosed
SPECULATIVE NOTICE
Title of Notice
Provision for the Maintenance of Firewall, Hardware and Software for Gwent Police and Monmouthshire County Council.
Reference Number
File 580
Regions – where goods / services / works are to be supplied / conducted

Caerphilly
Blaenau Gwent

Torfaen

Monmouthshire

Newport

Classification of notice (CPV codes)
48800000 – Information systems and servers.
72227000 – Software integration consultancy services.
72120000 – Hardware disaster-recovery consultancy services.
51611100 – Hardware installation services.
50312300 – Maintenance and repair of data network equipment.

Details and Contact Information

Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent Police are seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified organisations ( Checkpoint Distributor Partner, Checkpoint Platinum Partner or a Checkpoint Gold Partner and must be Certified Support Provider ( CCSP/CSP) to provide the Maintenance of Gwent and Monmouthshire’s existing Firewall, Hardware and software, in addition any upgrades that are required throughout the contract period.

The contract period will be for a 12 month period with an option to extend for a further 12 month with both parties agreement.

Instructions to suppliers

Gwent Police’s current Firewall configuration comprises of two (2) Nokia IP395’s based in Newport and Mamhilad and two IP560’s at HQ configured as a cluster. All the Nokia platforms run Check Point NGXR75. In addition Monmouthshire County Council firewall, configuration comprises of two IP560 configured as a cluster, All the Nokia platforms run NGXR65.

To express your interest, please send an email to arhlene.jackson@gwent.pnn.police.uk Tel 01633 642550 no later than 17:00hrs on Monday 24th June 2013.

There are questions detailed in the attached resource section, you are required to provide responses to these questions and they will be scored and used as a means of restricting the number of Contractors Gwent Police invite to tender.

Is this notice funded by the Welsh European Funding Office (WEFO)?
No
Notice Resources