Tender for SAN Storage Solution
Procurement of new hosts and a SAN storage solution.
New Infrastructure and Nimble
Awarding body South Derbyshire District Council
|EST. START DATE:||11/04/2019|
|EST. END DATE:||11/04/2022|
South Derbyshire District Council would like to progress a procurement exercise for an Infrastructure refreshment project, the project is focused on the procurement of new hosts and a SAN storage solution. The solution is to be implemented within the existing South Derbyshire estate at the authorities Civic Office location. Given that the Authorities current Host and Storage solution is approaching end of life, this project will enable an up to date and supported infrastructure, Futureproofing the Authority for the next 6 years.
How to Express Interest in this Tender:
1. Register your company on the eSourcing portal (this is only required once) – Browse to the eSourcing Portal: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/noecpc and click the link to register – Enter your correct business and user details – Note: your username will be the email address you have entered – you will also then shortly receive an email confirmation.
2. Once registered access the site and from the Home page hover over “Tenders” on the tool bar and select “current tenders” from the drop down options
3. Express Interest in the tender you are interested in – Select `Express Interest` within the Tender Details ( located at the bottom of the synopsis). On doing so, you will instantly have access to the Tender Management area for that tender. Any available documentation will be available via the various relevant tabs. You can access this area at any point by logging in, navigating to `My Tenders` and selecting `View Details`.
4. Responding to the tender – There will be a tab allocated to any tender stage (e.g. SQ and/or ITT). Under the `My Tender Return` area, you will be required to complete any mandatory questionnaires and upload any requested documentation. You can now use the `Correspondence` function to communicate with the buyer and seek any clarification (any clarifications will be found within the `Clarifications` tab). – Note the deadline for completion, then follow the onscreen instructions to complete and submit your response. – There may be a mixture of online and offline actions for you to perform (there is detailed online help available).
You must then submit your reply using the `Submit Return` button at the bottom of the page. If you require any further assistance please consult the online help, or contact the In-tend Support Desk. Alerts will be sent to your request email addresses when any correspondence, alterations or clarifications are issued.
|Contract Type||One off|
|Procurement Process||Open Tender|
|Option to extend||12m + 12m + 12m|
|Estimated ValueTEXT DESCRIPTION|
|Suitable for SME||YES|
DOCUMENT AVAILABLE UNTIL
28 February 2019
SUBMISSION RETURN BY
28 February 2019
EXTEND CONTRACT OPTIONS:
12m + 12m + 12m
Procurement on behalf of South Derbyshire District Council