Supply of 31 Firewall Appliances

Supply of 31 Firewall Appliances

West Lothian Council have a requirement to implement 31 Firewall Appliances into its network to provide a managed and secure method of managing the flow of network traffic into the council,enforcing security compliance, managing access policies and permissions.

WLC Provision of Firewalls – Education 2

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address

 


West Lothian Council

Corporate Procurement, West Lothian Civic Centre, Howden South Road,

Livingston

EH54 6FF

UK

Anita Bainbridge

+44 1506281800

anita.bainbridge@westlothian.gov.uk

+44 1506281325
http://www.westlothian.gov.uk/article/2468/Contract-Opportunities
www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained

As in 1.1

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:

As in 1.1

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

WLC Provision of Firewalls – Education 2

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

West Lothian Council have a requirement to implement 31 Firewall Appliances into its network to provide a managed and secure method of managing the flow of network traffic into the council,enforcing security compliance, managing access policies and permissions.

The contract will include:-

Hardware for the perimeter/edge firewalls located in the Education domain with associated unified threat management.

Support and maintenance provision for the hardware for a five year period including licencing.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

   
  271200   Hardware

   
  160   Edinburgh & Lothians

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

31 x Hardware based Network Security Gateway devices with capability to deliver the defined minimum services and specifications including a 5 year 24×7 365 support model and next day replacement for faulty hardware.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

CC4341

4.3

Time Limits

 

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation 23-09-2014

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
    23-09-2014  Time  17:00

c) Estimated award date 01-10-2014

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

All sections of the tender document are mandatory and any questions answered NO will be treated as non-compliance.

(SC Ref:319624)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 11-09-2014