Supply and Installation of Storage Solution for Server Virtualisation

Supply and Installation of Storage Solution for Server Virtualisation

The University of Aberdeen wishes to procure the supply, installation and maintenance of a storage solution which will provide a minimum of 5 years of service to our server virtualisation platform comprising VMware and OracleVM.

Supply, Installation and Maintenance of a Storage Solution for Server Virtualisation
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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address

 


University of Aberdeen

University Office, King’s College,

Aberdeen

AB24 3FX

UK

Mark Marooth

+44 1224274467

+44 1224273875
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/procurement
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk
www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


University of Aberdeen

IT Services, University Office, King’s College,

Aberdeen

AB24 3FX

UK

Mark Marooth

+44 1224274467

+44 1224273875
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/procurement

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


University of Aberdeen

IT Services, University Office, King’s College,

Aberdeen

AB24 3FX

UK

Mark Marooth

+44 1224274467

+44 1224273875
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/procurement

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Supply, Installation & Maintenance of a Storage Solution for Server Virtualisation

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

The University of Aberdeen wishes to procure the supply, installation and maintenance of a storage solution which will provide a minimum of 5 years of service to our server virtualisation platform comprising VMware and OracleVM.

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=319510.

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.

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.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

   
  271200   Hardware

   
  130   Aberdeen & North-East

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Indicative budget of £200k plus VAT.

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

Tenders must be qualified suppliers under the Government Commoditised IT Hardware and Software Framework Agreement RM721 Lot 2 IT Infrastructure Hardware.

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

2DC-ITT

4.3

Time Limits

 

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
    10-10-2014  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date 14-11-2014

4.5

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

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

 

(SC Ref:319510)

5.2

Additional Documentation

 

  0 Cover Letter
  1 Instructions to Tenderers
  2 Form of Tender
  vm storage itt v0 17

5.3

Publication date of this notice

 11-09-2014