Sharepoint Backup Solution

Sharepoint Backup Solution

Contract value: £12,000 – £45,000. Reference number: GEHA-0336

Deadline date: 22/02/2012

This deadline is for… Responses to the Commoditised IT Hardware and Software – Lot 3 Framework competition

Contract value: £12,000 – £45,000

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

A solution is required to perform backups of our internal and external Microsoft SharePoint environments. The solution is intended to aid delivery of the following objectives: 1. A reduction in the time taken to perform backup and restore tasks 2. A reduction in the storage resources required to backup the environments 3. The ability to provide more granular backups, to Farm, Site, Document Library, List, Custom List and workflow level 4. Improved response times for restore requests and, in turn, user productivity 5. A rationalisation of the backup tools used We envisage this to be an off the shelf software solution, with some installation required to intgrate with our specific environments. As such, the OGC’s Commoditised IT Hardware and Software – Software lot is seen as an appropriate framework through which to advertise the requirement.


Classification of the contract

48000000 Software package and information systems

48800000 Information systems and servers

48810000 Information systems

48600000 Database and operating software package

48200000 Networking, Internet and intranet software package

48220000 Internet and intranet software package


Additional information

Contract type: Supplies – Unspecified

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: 60 Months


Who to contact

Contact name George Hartley

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


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How to apply

NHS Connecting for Health – Invitation to Quote Title: SharePoint Backup Solution Reference: GEHA-0336 Please could you provide a quote and lead time(s) / delivery timescale(s) for a SharePoint Backup solution, based upon the requirements listed within the attached document – please ensure all responses refer to the above reference number. All bids must be attached to the ITQ registered on the OGC website. 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.