Request for Quotation for Linux Cluster Administration Support Contract

Request for Quotation for Linux Cluster Administration Support Contract

To facilitate the reliable and continuous function of the CEFAS HPC system. a business hours telephone/internet portal service for Linux Cluster technical and administration support is required.

Reference number: RFQ/Linux

Deadline date: 01/03/2012

This deadline is for… Submission of Quotation

Contract value: £0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

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

Name of the buying organisation: Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science

 

Description of the contract

Ecosystem and hydrodynamic numerical modelling at CEFAS, is an increasing and expanding area of our core business. We currently employ around 12 staff engaged in developing systems to provide numerical solutions for all aspects of marine ecosystem health, evolution and management. The CEFAS HPC cluster is a vital tool in this process. Having been developed over the last five years, it not only provides the core computing resource for the CEFAS modelling team to develop models and but enables our collaboration in projects with other governmental, academic and commercial scientific enterprise. To facilitate the reliable and continuous function of the CEFAS HPC system. a business hours telephone/internet portal service for Linux Cluster technical and administration support is required.

 

Classification of the contract

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

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

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: 12 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name Lisa Scott

Address , NR33 0HT

Telephone

Extension number:

Fax

Email procure@cefas.co.uk

Web address

 

How to apply

Full instructions can be found within the RFQ document.