Northern Illinois University
Sole Source #TEM78936
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: IBM Corporation, Oakbrook, IL
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
Tuesday June 27, 2006
a contract for
IBM Corporation, Oakbrook, IL
This is for required software maintenance covering the University's software programs currently in residence on the mainframe computer. This is being provided by the sole developer and distributor of the software and will cover the period of July 1, 2006 through June 30, 2007.
This purchase is only economically available from a single source because the
compatibility of equipment, accessories, replacement parts, or service is a paramount consideration.
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