NHS CFH McAfee Infrastructure Maintenance Support

NHS CFH McAfee Infrastructure Maintenance Support

Name of the buying organisation: Department of Health – Connecting for Health.

Reference number: GEHA-0357

Deadline date: 07/03/2012

This deadline is for… Existing CITHS Framework Suppliers to respond to Further Competition Invitiations

Contract value: £100,000 – £160,000

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? Yes

Name of the buying organisation: Department of Health – Connecting for Health

 

Description of the contract

*This is a Further Competiton Invitation restricted to suppliers on the Government Procurement Services’ Commoditised IT Hardware and Software – IT Infrastructure Hardware framework, Product Framework reference RM 721/L2. * NHS Connecting for Health ICT Services have a number of McAfee Hardware and Software products which underpin the ICT infrastructure within the organisation. Currently the support and maintenance services for these products are provided via 12 month contracts which start and end with a variety of dates. To lessen the burden of the management of these contracts and to bring support in line with the recently announced end of the NHS EWAs for McAfee, a requirement has developed to procure a single co-terminus support contract for McAfee products in production on the CFH ICT Estate.

 

Classification of the contract

72600000 Computer support and consultancy services

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

48000000 Software package and information systems

48900000 Miscellaneous software package and computer systems

72500000 Computer-related services

50300000 Repair, maintenance and associated services related to personal computers, office equipment, telecommunications and audio-visual equipment

 

Additional information

Contract type: Supplies – Purchase

Is it a framework agreement? Yes

Framework agreement details: contract being called off a framework agreement

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 George Hartley

Address Vantage House, 40 Aire Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4HT

Telephone

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Email cfh.transparency@nhs.net

Web address

 

How to apply

*This is a Further Competiton Invitation restricted to suppliers on the Government Procurement Services’ Commoditised IT Hardware and Software – IT Infrastructure Hardware framework, Product Framework reference RM 721/L2. * Invited suppliers will be invited using the Buyingsolutions web portal Please post any questions regarding this ITQ on the OGC Buying solutions website. In the event of any queries, we will endeavour to answer these within two working days of receipt.