University of Illinois at Springfield
Request for Proposal: Server and Storage Virtualization
Number of Unsuccessful, Responsive Respondents:
Vendor: Dell Marketing, L.P., Round Rock, TX
Amount: An amount not to exceed $313,406.48
An estimated start date of 5/15/2011 through 6/30/2012
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Monday, February 14, 2011
Sealed proposals will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Wednesday March 9, 2011:
One University Plaza
The University of Illinois Springfield, on behalf of its Information Technology Services (ITS), is seeking proposals for its initiative to transform its current datacenter infrastructure to both reduce operating costs and better accommodate future growth. Central to this initiative is the integration of server virtualization technologies. Additionally, ITS wishes to accommodate anticipated storage growth for both existing and anticipated campus services, and provide support for virtual desktop technologies in the near future.
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Submit 8 copies of the response as defined in the specifications.
The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all responses or parts thereof.
Vendor may expect payment thirty to sixty days after receipt of invoice, unless otherwise stated in the bid documents.
Illinois Department of Human Rights
(IDHR) eligibility number is required on all proposals.
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.