Invitation to Tender for the Supply of Network Attached Storage

Invitation to Tender for the Supply of Network Attached Storage

Midlothian Council are currently implementing an electronic document management system and require a SAN for the storage of the documents and also for storage of backup data and associated support. Further details can be found in the attached Invitation to Tender Document.

Invitation to Tender for the Supply of Network Attached Storage and Supporting Equipment and Service

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
Notice Type: SUPPLIES
1 Authority Details
1.1

Authority Name and Address

Official Name:
Midlothian Council
Postal Address:
Procurement, Midlothian House, Buccleuch Street,
Town:
DALKEITH Postal Code:
EH22 1DN Country:
UK
For the attention of:
Tim Higgins Telephone:
+44 1315615237
E-Mail:
tim.higgins@midlothian.gov.uk Fax:
+44 1316542797
Internet Address (URL): http://www.midlothian.gov.uk
1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained
Official Name:
Midlothian Council
Postal Address:
Procurement, Midlothian House, Buccleuch Street,
Town:
DALKEITH Postal Code:
EH22 1DN Country:
UK
For the attention of:
Tim Higgins Telephone:
+44 1315613657
E-Mail:
tim.higgins@midlothian.gov.uk Fax:
+44 1316542797
Internet Address (URL): http://www.midlothian.gov.uk
1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:
Official Name:
Midlothian Council
Postal Address:
Procurement, Midlothian House, Buccleuch Street,
Town:
DALKEITH Postal Code:
EH22 1DN Country:
UK
For the attention of:
Tim Higgins Telephone:
+44 1315615237
E-Mail:
tim.higgins@midlothian.gov.uk Fax:
+44 1316542797
Internet Address (URL): http://www.midlothian.gov.uk
2 Contract Details
2.1

Title

Invitation to Tender for the Supply of Network Attached Storage and Supporting Equipment and Service
2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Midlothian Council are currently implementing an electronic document management system and require a SAN for the storage of the documents and also for storage of backup data and associated support. Further details can be found in the attached Invitation to Tender Document.

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=262889.
2.3

Notice Coding and Classification
a) Commodity Codes
Code Description
271200 Hardware
271500 Services
b) Delivery Location/Area
Code Location
0160 … Edinburgh & Lothians
2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

As per attached Invitation to Tender Document.
3 Conditions for Participation
3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

As per Invitation to Tender Document.
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

MID/13/09
4.3

Time Limits
a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 29-04-2013

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
01-05-2013 Time 12:00

c) Estimated award date 09-05-2013
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

Please use the Question and Answer facility to submit any questions relating to the process, the ITT document, or the Specification. Questions received in any other manner may result in your disqualification from the process.

(SC Ref:262889)
5.2

Additional Documentation
The following additional documents relating to this notice are available from the site:
EDRMS – Storage Invitation to Tender-v5- 2013-04-17
mid 13 09 return label
5.3

Publication date of this notice
18-04-2013