Soft Market Test for eLearning Management System

Soft Market Test for eLearning Management System

This part of the procurement process is NOT to eliminate any suppliers but to enable The Riverside Group to understand the market and shape the procurement process accordingly.

The Riverside Group
**Soft Market Test** for eLearning Management system (LMS)
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**THIS IS NOT A TENDER**  – Soft Market Test for eLearning Management System (LMS)

The Riverside Group is considering options with regard to the possible procurement of an eLearning Management System (LMS).  In order to assess market interest please can interested parties apply their interest through the Chest (www. the-chest.org.uk)

This part of the procurement process is NOT to eliminate any suppliers but to enable The Riverside Group to understand the market and shape the procurement process accordingly.

We would, by way of informing the procurement route we take, be interested to get some ideas for the organisations who operate within this market of what services are typical within an eLearning Management System.

We are seeking a solution that

·         Has a library of standard templates,

·         Has the ability to produce bespoke content & assessments,

·         Supports video and webinar,

·         Can be operated on a PC, Laptop, iPad/tablet, and mobile devices,

·         Can produce detailed Management Information for users, managers and administrators,

·         Has a dashboard of information for manager/user,

·         Has potential for integration with our payroll system

·         Ensures records are up to date,

·         Is able to provide, manage and maintain a large number of secure logins (3,000 plus users),

·         Is future proofed,

·         Is easy to manage and administer,

·         Has good standard of user help functionality,

·         Can support content from 3rd party suppliers, and

·         Must be compliant with the requirements of the Disability Discrimination

·         Can operate on IT equipment of varying ages.

·         Helps to secure significant, in year cost savings

Associated services to include:-

·         Implementation

·         Data transfer

·         Training

·         Consultancy

We will be seeking a provider who:

·         Is able to manage the migration of data from our existing system securely, efficiently and effectively to support a seamless transition

·         Can evidence a proven track record in delivering similar LMS solutions on a comparable scale within budget

·         Has a sufficient product portfolio for a broad remit of online training

·         Currently holds, or working towards the recognised data security accreditations .

In responding, please complete the attached questionnaire and return it via the chest and provide some insight into either your track record of providing such a service or how you might apply the expertise you have in another related field to such a service.

This notice in no way consistories an expression of interest and while we may choose subsequently to engage in further discussion with organisations that responds, equally we may not.

Reponses should be received no later than noon 12th November 2014

Should you wish to discuss this further please do so via The chest.

Contact:
Mr Michael Larkin
Email Address:
Michael.larkin@riverside.org.uk
Telephone:
Address:
2 Estuary Boulevard
Estuary Commerce Park
Liverpool
Merseyside
L24 8RF
United Kingdom
Key Dates
29/10/2014
12/11/2014
27/10/2014 14:37
12/11/2014 12:00
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