ICT Infrastructure and Support Services 2012/13 to 2014/15

ICT Infrastructure and Support Services 2012/13 to 2014/15

PHA is seeking to upgrade its ICT hardware with a view to moving to a fully hosted and virtual platform by the summer of 2012. PHA is also seeking to appoint an ICT partner to provide support services for the ICT infrastructure. The ICT partner must be someone who can work positively with PHA and its stakeholders to deliver a high quality and value for money ICT solution

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Partick Housing Association Limited

Business Improvement, 10 Mansfield Street,

Glasgow

G11 5QP

UK

Arlene Casey

+44 1413573773

acasey@partickha.org.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Partick Housing Association Limited

Business Improvment, 10 Mansfield Street,

Glasgow

G11 5QP

UK

Arlene Casay

+44 1413573773

acasey@partickha.org.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Partick Housing Association Limited

10 Mansfield Street,

Glasgow

G11 5QP

UK

Arlene Casey

+44 1413573773

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

ICT Infrastructure and Support Services 2012/13 to 2014/15

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Partick Housing Association (PHA) is a registered social landlord operating in the West End of Glasgow. The Association has over 1700 properties for rent and a further 2000 owners and commercials to which it provides a management service.

PHA is seeking one company to provide the following ICT solution:

ICT Infrastructure and Support Services

PHA is seeking to upgrade its ICT hardware with a view to moving to a fully hosted and virtual platform by the summer of 2012. PHA is also seeking to appoint an ICT partner to provide support services for the ICT infrastructure. The ICT partner must be someone who can work positively with PHA and its stakeholders to deliver a high quality and value for money ICT solution. The solution must deliver a robust, reliable and performing service to help support the organisation meet the challenges of today’s RSL marketplace. The support service must be innovative, and proactive in its response to challenges.

PHA is seeking to appoint for the period April 2012 to March 2015. Accordingly, it is seeking interest from companies with relevant experience who can deliver a quality service understanding the PHA needs.

 

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=218268.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

271200 Hardware
271300 Maintenance
271400 Reprographics Equipment
271500 Services
271511 Services – Complete Outsourcing
271600 Software
271700 Telecommunications – Fixed
271800 Telecommunications – Mobile
279999 other Information Communication Technology

150 … Glasgow & Strathclyde

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Hosted services and support for PHA’s ICT infrastrucure over a three year period.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

A turnover in 2011/12 of at leats ten times the tendered sum.

3 year’s accounts showing financial stability.

Professional Indemnity insurance of at least £1m.

This is a contract for hosted, not co-located services.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

4.3

Time Limits


03-02-2012  Time  16:00

b) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:218268)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

16-01-2012