University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of a Sole Source Purchase
Vendor: TW Storage d/b/a Index Engines, Holmdel, NJ
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 Wednesday, May 28, 2008
The University awarded a contract for an automated tape discovery solution system to TW Storage d/b/a Index Engines, Holmdel, NJ, for $61,655.
The University currently utilizes IBM's Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) to backup server and workstation computers in a special format designed by IBM. Index Engines Automated Tape Discovery Solution will automate the process for the University and is compatible with the TSM system.
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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