Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Announcement of an Emergency Award/Quick Purchase
Vendor: World Wide Technology, Incorporated, Maryland Heights, MO
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Tuesday, July 31, 2012
The University awarded a contract for Cisco core switch equipment.
This emergency/quick purchase was required due to a situation in which
items available on the spot market or at discounted prices were available for a limited time such that sound business judgment mandated a purchase immediately to take advantage of the availability and price.
For additional information, contact:
State Purchasing Officer - Steve Todt
This transaction is subject to the State Board of Elections registration and certification requirements of Public Act 095-0971.
The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.