Outsourcing of Server Hosting and Management

Outsourcing of Server Hosting and Management, and Provision of IT Support

Hebridean Housing Partnership Ltd.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Hebridean Housing Partnership Ltd

Arneil Johnston advising the Partnership , Creed Court, Gleann Seilleach Business Park,

Stornoway

HS1 2QP

UK

J Colin Moss

+44 1851707902

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Arneil Johnston

John Player Building, Kerse Road,

Stirling

FK7 7RP

UK

J Colin Moss – Director of ICT Consulting

+44 1786475910

cmoss@arneil-johnston.co.uk
http://www.arneil-johnston.co.uk/

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Hebridean Housing Partnership Ltd

Chief Executive, Creed Court, Gleann Seilleach Business Park,

Stornoway

HS1 2QP

UK

Angus Lamont

+44 1851707902

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Outsourcing of Server Hosting and Management, and Provision of IT Support

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Verify the stability of the current virtualisation of existing servers.

Updating to meet agreed business needs, and relocation of these to an outsourced location

Management of relocated servers, backup, firewall, etc

Provision of IT Support

 

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2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

271500 Services
271511 Services – Complete Outsourcing
271513 Services – Disaster Recovery
279999 other Information Communication Technology

120 … Highlands and Islands

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

<£100,000

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

IT Service provision must permit regular and emergency on-site attendance.

Server location must be within UK for Data Protection purposes.

Only suppliers in good standing with appropriate VMWare certification and accreditation will be accepted.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Dual stage – Candidates must first pass a selection procedure before being invited to tender or negotiate.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

N/a

4.3

Time Limits


11-05-2012  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date  29-06-2012

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

(SC Ref:226640)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

20-04-2012