Hampshire County Council (HCC) is seeking interested parties for the supply of a reliable, scalable, flexible and affordable managed internet access service for Schools and Academies in Hampshire and Southampton. The service will need to provide optional features including (but not limited to) firewalling, web filtering and reporting, safeguarding, VPN connectivity and remote access services.
Hampshire County Council are seeking to setup a single supplier framework to be called off directly by Hampshire and Southampton schools. There are approximately 500 schools in Hampshire however there will be no mandate to utilise this framework. The expectation is that the framework will commence in September 2021. The duration of the framework will be up to 4 years
If you are interested in delivering these services please attach yourself to the project via the In-tend system at https://in-tendhost.co.uk/hampshire/
If your organisation is not registered on the Hampshire In-tend portal, please go to the website stated above and click on the 'Register' tab - registration is free.
Logging into In-Tend (once registered)- To view this opportunity please click on 'Tenders' then 'Current' and then scroll down to the project - Future Schools Network Service for educational establishments in Hampshire - Market Engagement - CR16319-
Selecting 'View Details' on the relevant opportunity - Clicking the 'Express Interest' tab
No further action is required at this time.