Supply Firewall Appliance

Supply Firewall Appliance

Provision of a Firewall Solution. The Firewall Appliances will provide a managed and secure method for managing the flow of network traffic into the university networks, enforcing security compliance, managing access policies and permissions.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL
SUPPLIES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


University of Aberdeen

IT Services, Edward Wright Building, Dunbar Street,

Aberdeen

AB24 3QY

UK

Martin Fraser

+44 1224437274

martin.fraser@abdn.ac.uk
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/dit

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

Provision of a Firewall Solution

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The University of Aberdeen wishes to implement Firewall Appliances into its network. The Firewall Appliances will provide a managed and secure method for managing the flow of network traffic into the university networks, enforcing security compliance, managing access policies and permissions.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=264830.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=264830.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

271200 Hardware
271500 Services
279999 other Information Communication Technology

0130 … Aberdeen & North-East

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Total value will be less than £100K Net.

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

N/a

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation  27-05-2013

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
29-05-2013  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date  14-06-2013

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=264830

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:264830)

5.2

Additional Documentation

.Cover Letter
1. Instructions To Tenderers
2. Tender Specification
3. Technical and Financial Questionnaire
4. Form of Tender_Certificate of Tender
5. Supplier Financials

5.3

Publication date of this notice

10-05-2013