Library Management System Support

Library Management System Support

Contract value: £10,000 – £25,000. OLIB 8.1 Library Management System third party support

Reference number: EHRC068/2012

Deadline date: 05/04/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value: £10,000 – £25,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: NORTH WEST (ENGLAND),

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: The Equality and Human Rights Commission

Original source URL http://www.equalityhumanrights.com/procurement

 

Description of the contract

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has a dedicated Library function offering a full range of services. It currently uses OLIB 8.1 library management system, supplied/distributed by OCLC to support these responsibilities, and wishes to contract with a supplier who will be the single source of (i) third line support for our Ciphr installation, (ii) training and consultancy as required, and (iii) best practice advice and guidance concerning upgrading and patching of the systems. The supplier will also act as source of patching software and notification. Suppliers should note that the Commission is following its quotation rather than its tender process. There is no Expression of Interest stage and submissions are required by email by 13:00 Thursday 5th April. We wish to contract as soon as possible after this date as possible. The specification can be requested by emailing (with subject line ‘OLIB third party support’) procurementhelpdesk@equalityhumanrights.com.

 

Documents

 

Classification of the contract

72261000 Software support services

72267000 Software maintenance and repair services

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support

 

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: 01/04/2012 – 31/03/2013

 

Who to contact

Contact name Mark Lewis: Head of Procurement

Address Arndale House, The Arndale Centre, Manchester, M4 3AQ

Telephone 01618298223

Extension number:

Fax

Email mark.lewis@equalityhumanrights.com

Web address

 

How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs).However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). The Equality and Human Rights Commission has a dedicated Library function offering a full range of services. It currently uses OLIB 8.1 library management system, supplied/distributed by OCLC to support these responsibilities, and wishes to contract with a supplier who will be the single source of (i) third line support for our Ciphr installation, (ii) training and consultancy as required, and (iii) best practice advice and guidance concerning upgrading and patching of the systems. The supplier will also act as source of patching software and notification. Suppliers should note that the Commission is following its quotation rather than its tender process. There is no Expression of Interest stage and submissions are required by email by 13:00 Thursday 5th April. We wish to contract as soon as possible after this date as possible. The specification can be requested by emailing (with subject line ‘OLIB third party support’) procurementhelpdesk@equalityhumanrights.com.