Office Productivity and End User Devices Procurement – Soft Market Testing

Office Productivity and End User Devices Procurement – Soft Market Testing

Birmingham City Council would like to invite suppliers to engage in a soft market testing exercise for our upcoming Office Productivity and End User Devices procurement.

Contract summary

Industry

    • Hardware – 44316400
    • Web server software package – 48222000
    • IT software package – 48517000

Location of contract

B4 7WB

Value of contract

Published date

28 June 2018

Closing date

20 July 2018

Contract start date

03 September 2018

Contract end date

30 September 2018

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

No

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No

 

Description

Following the successful launch event in May, Birmingham City Council would like to invite suppliers to engage in a soft market testing exercise for our upcoming Office Productivity and End User Devices procurement.

We are seeking input from potential bidders to indicate the options and costs for:

a) The provision of support services
b) The provision of End User Device Hardware
c) The project to Upgrade to Windows 10

These services may be delivered as a single managed service, or by multiple suppliers delivering 1 or more of the above services. There is no preferred solution at this stage.

Suppliers are invited to help shape and inform the Council’s approach for this service prior to a full procurement exercise planned for Summer 2018. Additional information and the soft market testing questionnaire are available through In-Tend – the Councils eProcurement portal.

Registration and use of in-tend is free. All correspondence for this procurement process must be via the in-tend correspondence function. If you are unable to register with in-tend please either email us at cps@birmingham.gov.uk or call 0121 464 8000.

If you are interested in tendering please click on the following link to access the Council’s tender Portal:-. https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc/ and submit your details to register as a potential bidder. We will send you a log on and password so you can download the soft market testing documents and questionnaire.

Your completed questionnaire should be returned by 3pm 20 July 2018 via the ‘in-tend’ system https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc

 

About the buyer

Contact name

David Waddington

Address

10 Woodcock Street
Birmingham
West Midlands
B4 7WB
United Kingdom

Telephone

0121 303 4106

Email

David.Waddington@birmingham.gov.uk

 

Other information

Attachments

Additional information on how to apply for this contract

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/birminghamcc/aspx/

If you are interested in tendering please click on the following link to access Birmingham City Council’s tender Portal.

Delivery Notes

Birmingham

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No

 

How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided, or follow the instructions given in the notice description or information section.